Coverart for item
The Resource Great Second World War stories

Great Second World War stories

Label
Great Second World War stories
Title
Great Second World War stories
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over 30 great stories of the heroism and brutality, starvation and survival, defeats and triumphs commemorating 75 years since the outbreak of World War Two
Related
Cataloging source
NLE
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
Label
Great Second World War stories
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Octopus Publishing Group, 1989
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A perfect morning / Irwin Shaw -- Lunghua Camp / J.G. Ballard -- The journey / Nevil Shute -- The birth of an idea / Ewen Montague -- The big day / James Jones -- Abducting the General / W. Stanley Moss -- The landing at Kuralei / James A. Michener -- Shall I live for a ghost? / Richard Hillary -- Billy Pilgrim / Kurt Vonnegut -- Battalion in defence / Evelyn Waugh -- Anopopei / Norman Mailer -- Plane land here / Charles J. Rolo -- Mission asymptote / Bruce Marshall -- Fraternizing with the enemy? / Paul Brickhill -- Shooting party / Graham Brooks -- H-hour / Cornelius Ryan -- Into Germany / R.J. Minney -- Ironbottom sound / Lindsay Baly -- The first bid for freedom / P.R.Reid -- Some were unlucky / Guy Gibson -- May 1941 / Nella Last -- Major Major Major Major / Joseph Heller -- The Battle of the Bulge / Martha Gelhorn -- The invasion of Papua / Raymond Paull -- No trouble at all / H.E. Bates -- Stalingrad, the story of the Battle / Ronald Seth -- The soldier looks for his family / John Prebble -- The white mouse and the Maquis d'Auvergne / Nancy Wake -- Fear of death / F.J. Salfeld -- The invaders / John Steinbeck -- The compass rose / Nicholas Monsarrat -- The diary of a desert rat / R.L. Crimp -- The Mannerheim Line / James Aldridge -- Midway! / Robert J. Casey -- Hiroshima, the fire / John Hersey
Control code
ocn920835374
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
697 pages
Isbn
9780753727225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)920835374
  • a1126690
Label
Great Second World War stories
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Octopus Publishing Group, 1989
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A perfect morning / Irwin Shaw -- Lunghua Camp / J.G. Ballard -- The journey / Nevil Shute -- The birth of an idea / Ewen Montague -- The big day / James Jones -- Abducting the General / W. Stanley Moss -- The landing at Kuralei / James A. Michener -- Shall I live for a ghost? / Richard Hillary -- Billy Pilgrim / Kurt Vonnegut -- Battalion in defence / Evelyn Waugh -- Anopopei / Norman Mailer -- Plane land here / Charles J. Rolo -- Mission asymptote / Bruce Marshall -- Fraternizing with the enemy? / Paul Brickhill -- Shooting party / Graham Brooks -- H-hour / Cornelius Ryan -- Into Germany / R.J. Minney -- Ironbottom sound / Lindsay Baly -- The first bid for freedom / P.R.Reid -- Some were unlucky / Guy Gibson -- May 1941 / Nella Last -- Major Major Major Major / Joseph Heller -- The Battle of the Bulge / Martha Gelhorn -- The invasion of Papua / Raymond Paull -- No trouble at all / H.E. Bates -- Stalingrad, the story of the Battle / Ronald Seth -- The soldier looks for his family / John Prebble -- The white mouse and the Maquis d'Auvergne / Nancy Wake -- Fear of death / F.J. Salfeld -- The invaders / John Steinbeck -- The compass rose / Nicholas Monsarrat -- The diary of a desert rat / R.L. Crimp -- The Mannerheim Line / James Aldridge -- Midway! / Robert J. Casey -- Hiroshima, the fire / John Hersey
Control code
ocn920835374
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
697 pages
Isbn
9780753727225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)920835374
  • a1126690

Library Locations

    • Winneconne Public LibraryBorrow it
      Winneconne Public Library 31 South 2nd Street, Winneconne, WI, 54986, US
      44.1098897 -88.7137208
Processing Feedback ...