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The Resource 1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history
Title
1944
Title remainder
FDR and the year that changed history
Statement of responsibility
Jay Winik
Title variation
FDR and the year that changed history
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The best-selling author of April 1865 chronicles the events of 1944 to reveal how the Allies nearly lost World War II, citing the pivotal contributions of FDR, Churchill and Stalin." --
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winik, Jay
Dewey number
940.53/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D769
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Political leadership
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-602) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape -- Escape, part two -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 639 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439114087
Lccn
2015013912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs
System control number
  • sky274551664
  • (OCoLC)907811060
  • 906753
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-602) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape -- Escape, part two -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 639 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439114087
Lccn
2015013912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs
System control number
  • sky274551664
  • (OCoLC)907811060
  • 906753

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