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The Resource The Jersey brothers : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home, by Sally Mott Freeman, (large print)

The Jersey brothers : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home, by Sally Mott Freeman, (large print)

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The Jersey brothers : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home
Title
The Jersey brothers
Title remainder
a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home
Statement of responsibility
by Sally Mott Freeman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the extraordinary story of three brothers in World War II, describing the rescue mission launched by the elder two when their youngest brother was declared missing in action in the Philippines
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DLC
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Freeman, Sally Mott
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross, Barton
  • Cross family
  • Cross, Helen
  • Mott, William C
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Large type books
Label
The Jersey brothers : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home, by Sally Mott Freeman, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
April 1942, Luzon, the Philippines -- Benny -- Helen -- Bill -- Cabanatuan, Spring 1942 -- White House Map Room, April 1942 -- This force is bound for Tokyo -- Barton, 1930-1941 -- The perils of escape and a little baseball -- A brother's burden: the search -- Midway -- Under siege: JN-25 -- To Davao: en avant! -- And then there was one: USS Enterprise versus Japan -- The other war: Army-Navy football -- Happy days at the penal colony -- Winter's grief -- Escape: crime and punishment -- Farewell to the White House -- A tale of atrocities -- August 1943: allied war summit, Quebec, Canada -- Revenge on the innocent and a covert plan -- Secrets inside the oxygen tent -- Hero of Bataan versus the War Department -- Bad tidings -- Politics in Brisbane -- Proceed to Kwajalein -- The best-laid plans -- Initiation at Saipan -- Decampment -- September 1944, lilac hedges -- Hopes dashed -- Setbacks -- Through a prism: MacArthur's return -- What Benny knew -- The Oryoko Maru -- End game in the Pacific -- A sailor's nightmare -- In the end, a question of casualties and sea power -- No peace at lilac hedges -- Final hours -- Epilogue
Control code
971509542
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
901 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410498649
Lccn
2017013969
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The Jersey brothers : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home, by Sally Mott Freeman, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
April 1942, Luzon, the Philippines -- Benny -- Helen -- Bill -- Cabanatuan, Spring 1942 -- White House Map Room, April 1942 -- This force is bound for Tokyo -- Barton, 1930-1941 -- The perils of escape and a little baseball -- A brother's burden: the search -- Midway -- Under siege: JN-25 -- To Davao: en avant! -- And then there was one: USS Enterprise versus Japan -- The other war: Army-Navy football -- Happy days at the penal colony -- Winter's grief -- Escape: crime and punishment -- Farewell to the White House -- A tale of atrocities -- August 1943: allied war summit, Quebec, Canada -- Revenge on the innocent and a covert plan -- Secrets inside the oxygen tent -- Hero of Bataan versus the War Department -- Bad tidings -- Politics in Brisbane -- Proceed to Kwajalein -- The best-laid plans -- Initiation at Saipan -- Decampment -- September 1944, lilac hedges -- Hopes dashed -- Setbacks -- Through a prism: MacArthur's return -- What Benny knew -- The Oryoko Maru -- End game in the Pacific -- A sailor's nightmare -- In the end, a question of casualties and sea power -- No peace at lilac hedges -- Final hours -- Epilogue
Control code
971509542
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
901 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410498649
Lccn
2017013969
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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