The Resource Lucky 666 : the impossible mission, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

Lucky 666 : the impossible mission, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

Label
Lucky 666 : the impossible mission
Title
Lucky 666
Title remainder
the impossible mission
Statement of responsibility
Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the authors of the New York Times bestselling The Heart of Everything That Is and Halsey's Typhoon comes the dramatic, untold story of a daredevil bomber pilot and his misfit crew who fly their lone B-17 into the teeth of the Japanese Empire in 1943, engage in the longest dogfight in history, and change the momentum of the War in the Pacific--but not without making the ultimate sacrifice."--Baker & Taylor
Title
Lucky 666
Creator
Contributor
Summary
The authors of the #1 New York Times best-selling The Heart of Everything That Is traces the lesser-known story of a daredevil bomber pilot and his misfit crew who in 1943 engaged the Japanese in what became history's longest dogfight, changing the course of the war through their heroic acts of sacrifice
Subject
Genre
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10530283
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.54/4973092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D790.253 22nd
LC item number
.D78 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the impossible mission
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by Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
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Lucky six hundred and sixty-six
Label
Lucky 666 : the impossible mission, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-341) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wanderlust -- The wild blue yonder -- Jay & Joe -- "The sacred duty of the leading race" -- The fortress -- The winds of war -- The Japanese Citadel -- Into the fight -- Breaking the code -- The renegade pilot -- The Bulldog -- A microscopic metropolis -- Ken's men -- A place where trouble started -- "Clear as a bell" -- The missing General -- Pushing North -- A fine reunion -- "A motley collection of outcasts" -- Blood on the Bismarck Sea -- The flight of the geishas -- Old 666 -- The outlaws -- No position is safe -- New additions -- "Hell, no!" -- Buka -- "Give 'em hell!" -- The desperate dive -- Get it home -- "He's all right" -- Dobodura
Control code
21066086
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476774855
Lccn
2016017924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781476774855
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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21066086
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn944380398
  • (OCoLC)944380398

Library Locations

    • Hamilton North Public Library - Cicero BranchBorrow it
      209 W. Brinton St., Cicero, IN, 46034, US
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