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, (electronic 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, (electronic resource)

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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hornfischer, James D
Dewey number
940.54/2598
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
VA65.H66
LC item number
H67 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houston (Cruiser : CA-30)
  • Java Sea, Battle of the, Indonesia, 1942
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Acoustics & Sound
  • Übrige Germanische
  • Veterinärmedizin
  • Cross-Stitch
  • Houston (Schiff)
  • Schiffsuntergang
  • Überlebender
  • Houston (Cruiser : CA-30)
  • Java Sea, Battle of the (Indonesia : 1942)
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, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7EFDA72A-903D-4F5F-9199-E4D8F2391949
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [437]-458)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Asia Station -- A bloodstained sea -- The emperor's guests -- In the jungle of the Kwai -- Rendezvous with freedom -- Men of the USS Houston (CA-30) and the lost battalion killed in action or died in captivity, 1942-1945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (530 p., [32] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307490889
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)466804112
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7EFDA72A-903D-4F5F-9199-E4D8F2391949
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [437]-458)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Asia Station -- A bloodstained sea -- The emperor's guests -- In the jungle of the Kwai -- Rendezvous with freedom -- Men of the USS Houston (CA-30) and the lost battalion killed in action or died in captivity, 1942-1945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (530 p., [32] p. of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307490889
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)466804112
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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