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The Resource Tin can titans : the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron, John Wukovits

Tin can titans : the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron, John Wukovits

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Tin can titans : the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron
Title
Tin can titans
Title remainder
the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron
Statement of responsibility
John Wukovits
Title variation
Heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy destroyer squadron
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Admiral William Halsey selected Destroyer Squadron 21 to lead his victorious ships into Tokyo Bay to accept the Japanese surrender, it was the most battle-hardened US naval squadron of the war
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1944-
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Wukovits, John F.
Dewey number
940.54/5973
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D769.52.D38
LC item number
W85 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
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Read by Robertson Dean
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  • Dean, Robertson
  • OverDrive, Inc
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Fletcher Class (Destroyers)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fletcher Class (Destroyers)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
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Label
Tin can titans : the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron, John Wukovits
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-301) and index
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins of a squadron -- Prologue -- The destroyers go to war -- Initiation at Guadalcanal -- Naval slugfest off Guadalcanal -- Desron 21 holds the line in the South Pacific -- Blunting the Tokyo Express -- Birth of a squadron -- Struggle for the slot -- Kula Gulf confrontations -- Desron 21 sweeps to victory -- Climbing the New Guinea ladder -- The Philippine whirlwind -- Kamikaze carnage -- Eyewitnesses to victory -- Epilogue -- Chronology -- Appendix I: Battle stars awarded -- Appendix II: Location of ships at war's end
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 50 min., 59 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538459270
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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b311f625-04b7-4b17-ab27-f9abe3f9c5ab
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1001474067
  • (OCoLC)on1001474067
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Tin can titans : the heroic men and ships of World War II's most decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron, John Wukovits
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-301) and index
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins of a squadron -- Prologue -- The destroyers go to war -- Initiation at Guadalcanal -- Naval slugfest off Guadalcanal -- Desron 21 holds the line in the South Pacific -- Blunting the Tokyo Express -- Birth of a squadron -- Struggle for the slot -- Kula Gulf confrontations -- Desron 21 sweeps to victory -- Climbing the New Guinea ladder -- The Philippine whirlwind -- Kamikaze carnage -- Eyewitnesses to victory -- Epilogue -- Chronology -- Appendix I: Battle stars awarded -- Appendix II: Location of ships at war's end
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 50 min., 59 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538459270
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b311f625-04b7-4b17-ab27-f9abe3f9c5ab
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1001474067
  • (OCoLC)on1001474067
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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