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The Resource Heroes of World War II, written by Paul Beck and Anne Marie Walsh

Heroes of World War II, written by Paul Beck and Anne Marie Walsh

Label
Heroes of World War II
Title
Heroes of World War II
Statement of responsibility
written by Paul Beck and Anne Marie Walsh
Title variation
  • Heroes of World War 2
  • Heroes of World War Two
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Heroes of World War II, you'll read about Allied freedom fighters, spies, invisible ink, code names, secret passages, and underground railroads. Discover how people, including schoolchildren, around the world took it upon themselves to thwart Hitler's quest for world domination
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IHI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beck, Paul
Dewey number
940.530922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8 and up
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walsh, Anne Marie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Heroes
  • Heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Heroes of World War II, written by Paul Beck and Anne Marie Walsh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Occupation and resistance -- Hortense Clews -- Oskar Schindler's change of heart -- Irena Sendler -- Raoul Wallenberg -- Corrrie Ten Boom -- The spymasters and Secret agents -- The code-breakers of Bletchley Park -- The little ships of Dunkirk -- Tuskegee Airmen -- Pearl Harbor -- WASPs in the air -- Aircraft of World War II -- Japanese-American prisoners of war -- Daniel Inouye and the Nisei Soldiers -- Raising the flag on Iwo Jima -- Navajo code talkers -- The angels of Bataan and Corregidor -- Working for victory -- Rosie the Riveter -- Life at home -- Victory in style -- Propaganda posters -- Animal heroes -- D-Day -- Liberation -- The Monuments Men -- Return to Normandy -- Timeline of World War II -- After the war
Control code
ocn871045856
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780545637480
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colored), colored map
System control number
(OCoLC)871045856
Label
Heroes of World War II, written by Paul Beck and Anne Marie Walsh
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Occupation and resistance -- Hortense Clews -- Oskar Schindler's change of heart -- Irena Sendler -- Raoul Wallenberg -- Corrrie Ten Boom -- The spymasters and Secret agents -- The code-breakers of Bletchley Park -- The little ships of Dunkirk -- Tuskegee Airmen -- Pearl Harbor -- WASPs in the air -- Aircraft of World War II -- Japanese-American prisoners of war -- Daniel Inouye and the Nisei Soldiers -- Raising the flag on Iwo Jima -- Navajo code talkers -- The angels of Bataan and Corregidor -- Working for victory -- Rosie the Riveter -- Life at home -- Victory in style -- Propaganda posters -- Animal heroes -- D-Day -- Liberation -- The Monuments Men -- Return to Normandy -- Timeline of World War II -- After the war
Control code
ocn871045856
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780545637480
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colored), colored map
System control number
(OCoLC)871045856

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