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The Resource Brothers in arms : the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anthony Walton

Brothers in arms : the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anthony Walton

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Brothers in arms : the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes
Title
Brothers in arms
Title remainder
the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes
Statement of responsibility
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anthony Walton
Title variation
Brothers in arms
Title variation remainder
the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWIIs forgotten heroes
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of the first all-African American tank battalion to see combat in World War II, documenting how its members struggled with racial discrimination in spite of their emergence as a highly decorated unit
Summary
With Anthony Walton, Abdul-Jabbar interviewed surviving members of the 761st Tank Battalion to weave together a page-turning narrative based on their memories, stories, and historical accounts, from basic training through the horrors of the battlefield to their postwar experiences
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171044
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/21/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.306 761st
LC item number
.A24 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes
Label
Brothers in arms : the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anthony Walton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [283]-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14327367
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 302 pages
Isbn
9780385503389
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2004045063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)54522520D23F4793AAC72D99FF80775A
  • BK0004358756
Label
Brothers in arms : the epic story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's forgotten heroes, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anthony Walton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [283]-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14327367
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 302 pages
Isbn
9780385503389
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2004045063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)54522520D23F4793AAC72D99FF80775A
  • BK0004358756

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