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The Resource The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux

The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux

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The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
Title
The Mathews men
Title remainder
seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
Statement of responsibility
William Geroux
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The German U-Boat war against American merchant men was deadly and dramatic--in World War II, the U.S. Merchant Marine had twice the fatality rate of the U.S. Navy. William Geroux has unearthed a fascinating tale of one small coastal town caught in the thick of the fight, and he tells it with a sharp reporter's eye and a real feel for the heroic men who went down to the sea in ships"--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Geroux, William
Dewey number
940.54/293092275531
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
D781
LC item number
.G47 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Merchant mariners
  • Hodges family
  • Brothers
  • Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
  • Mathews (Va.)
  • Mathews (Va.)
  • Large type books
Label
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Unabridged
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Born to the water -- The Devil's Shovel -- Missing -- Professional Survivors -- "Off Hatteras the Tankers Sink" -- Killing Ground to Battleground -- "Avoid Polar Bear Liver" -- Catastrophe -- "Please Don't Tell Me" -- Counterattack -- The Conveyor Belt -- War's End -- Legacy
Control code
ocn933719127
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
615 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410488152
Lccn
2016008064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o933719127
  • (OCoLC)933719127
Label
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux
Publication
Copyright
Note
Unabridged
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Born to the water -- The Devil's Shovel -- Missing -- Professional Survivors -- "Off Hatteras the Tankers Sink" -- Killing Ground to Battleground -- "Avoid Polar Bear Liver" -- Catastrophe -- "Please Don't Tell Me" -- Counterattack -- The Conveyor Belt -- War's End -- Legacy
Control code
ocn933719127
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
615 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410488152
Lccn
2016008064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o933719127
  • (OCoLC)933719127

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