The Resource The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw

The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw

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The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice
Title
The Bedford boys
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one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice
Statement of responsibility
Alex Kershaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account based on interviews, letters, and diaries traces the stories of twenty-one young men from Bedford, Virginia, who died on D-Day, noting how their lives and deaths continue to impact their families and their community
Title
The Bedford boys
Creator
Summary
An intimate account based on interviews, letters, and diaries traces the stories of twenty-one young men from Bedford, Virginia, who died on D-Day in Normany, noting how their lives and deaths continue to impact their families and their community
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
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171107
Cataloging source
VA@
Dewey number
940.5421420922755675
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D756.5.N6
LC item number
K47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw
Publication
Note
Group portrait on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Empire Javelin
  • The First Wave
  • Dog Beach
  • "Medic!"
  • Every Man Was a Hero
  • Bedford's Longest Day
  • Bocage
  • The Longest Wait
  • His Deep Regret
  • Coming Home
  • D-Day, H-360
  • Memorial
  • The Bedford Boys and D-Day
  • Going to War
  • Moving Out
  • Cruel Seas
  • England's Own
  • "29, Let's Go!"
  • Slapton Sands
  • The Sausages
Control code
2273644
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xii, 274, [34] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306811678
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52133420
  • (OCoLC)52133420

Library Locations

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      342 Allen Street, Dawsonville, GA, 30534-4303, US
      34.4193 -84.108986
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