The Resource Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II, Steven Dougherty

Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II, Steven Dougherty

Label
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II
Title
Pearl Harbor
Title remainder
the U.S. enters World War II
Statement of responsibility
Steven Dougherty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the Japanese surprise attack on the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, which resulted in the deaths of more than 2,000 American officers and servicemen and an immediate declaration of war on Japan
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/26693
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
24/7 goes to war
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II, Steven Dougherty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 59, 64) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • FAI
Contents
Introduction: Gathering storm -- They struck at dawn: It was a quiet Sunday morning in Pearl Harbor. Then suddenly the sky was filled with Japanese warplanes -- Fighting back: Japanese fighter planes swooped down out of the sky, their guns blazing. Disregarding their own safety, hundreds of U.S. soldiers, sailors, and airmen fought back -- Saving lives: As Pearl Harbor burned, medical teams and rescue workers worked frantically to find survivors and save the wounded -- Afterword: U.S. enters the war -- Timeline -- Resources -- Dictionary -- Index -- About this book
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780531254509
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2009020143
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
1/594946
System control number
(OCoLC)317470989

Library Locations

    • Zachary Branch LibraryBorrow it
      12910 Old Hammond Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA, 70816, US
      30.444229 -91.034928
Processing Feedback ...