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The Resource Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors, James D. Hornfischer

Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors, James D. Hornfischer

Label
Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors
Title
Ship of ghosts
Title remainder
the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors
Statement of responsibility
James D. Hornfischer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Describes the loss of the cruiser USS Houston during the early days of World War II in the Pacific and the fate of the warship's surviving crew, who were captured by the Japanese and forced to work as slaves on Japan's brutal Burma-Thailand Death Railway
  • Describes the loss of the cruiser U.S.S. Houston during the early days of World War II in the Pacific and the fate of the warship's surviving crew, who were captured by the Japanese and forced to work as slaves on Japan's brutal Burma-Thailand Death Railway
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/2598
Index
no index present
LC call number
VA65.H66
LC item number
.H67 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors, James D. Hornfischer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780553803907
Lccn
2006047530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006740033
  • 458386
Label
Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors, James D. Hornfischer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780553803907
Lccn
2006047530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006740033
  • 458386

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