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The Resource The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux

The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux

Label
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
Title
The Mathews men
Title remainder
seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
Statement of responsibility
William Geroux
Title variation
Mathews men
Title variation remainder
7 brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the last unheralded heroic stories of World War II: the U-boat assault off the American coast against the men of the U.S. Merchant Marine who were supplying the European war, and one community's monumental contribution to that effort
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geroux, William
Dewey number
940.54/293092275531
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D781
LC item number
.G47 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Merchant mariners
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Merchant mariners
  • Hodges family
  • Brothers
  • Submarines (Ships)
  • Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
  • Mathews County (Va.)
  • Mathews County (Va.)
Label
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A gift from the predators -- Born to the water -- The Devil's shovel -- Missing -- Professional survivors -- "Off Hatteras the tankers sink" -- Killing ground to battleground -- "Avoid polar bear liver" -- Catastrophe -- "Please don't tell me" -- Counterattack -- The conveyor belt -- War's end -- Legacy -- The Mathews men and women
Control code
ocn933727437
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 390 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525428152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)933727437
Label
The Mathews men : seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats, William Geroux
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A gift from the predators -- Born to the water -- The Devil's shovel -- Missing -- Professional survivors -- "Off Hatteras the tankers sink" -- Killing ground to battleground -- "Avoid polar bear liver" -- Catastrophe -- "Please don't tell me" -- Counterattack -- The conveyor belt -- War's end -- Legacy -- The Mathews men and women
Control code
ocn933727437
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 390 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525428152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)933727437

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