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The Resource Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific, Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans

Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific, Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans

Label
Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific
Title
Pure grit
Title remainder
how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tribute to the American nurses trapped in the Philippines by the attack on Pearl Harbor describes the harrowing conditions under which they treated soldiers before being captured and forced to endure starvation and disease for three years
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farrell, Mary Cronk
Dewey number
940.54/7573
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D807.U6
LC item number
F37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Military nursing
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Nurses
  • Military nursing
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific, Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 140-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013017134
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781419710285
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013017134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Pure grit : how American World War II nurses survived battle and prison camp in the Pacific, Mary Cronk Farrell ; foreword by First Lieutenant Diane Carlson Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 140-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013017134
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781419710285
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013017134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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