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The Resource Left for dead : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis, Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott

Left for dead : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis, Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott

Label
Left for dead : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis
Title
Left for dead
Title remainder
a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis
Statement of responsibility
Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recalls the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis at the end of World War II, the navy cover-up and unfair court martial of the ship's captain, and how a young boy helped the survivors set the record straight fifty-five years later
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Peter
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1260L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
D774.I5
LC item number
N35 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McVay, Charles Butler
  • Scott, Hunter
  • McVay, Charles Butler
  • Scott, Hunter
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • Indianapolis (Cruiser)
  • Trials (Naval offenses)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Trials (Naval offenses)
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Left for dead : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis, Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sailor -- Boy -- Background; the enemy -- Men -- Mission -- Sinking -- Ordeal -- Rescue -- Guilty -- Court-martial -- Price -- Boy's crusade -- Reckoning -- Exoneration
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385730914
Lccn
2001053774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • ocm48397821
  • 667854
Label
Left for dead : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis, Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sailor -- Boy -- Background; the enemy -- Men -- Mission -- Sinking -- Ordeal -- Rescue -- Guilty -- Court-martial -- Price -- Boy's crusade -- Reckoning -- Exoneration
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385730914
Lccn
2001053774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • ocm48397821
  • 667854

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