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The Resource Rising sons : the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II, Bill Yenne

Rising sons : the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II, Bill Yenne

Label
Rising sons : the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II
Title
Rising sons
Title remainder
the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Bill Yenne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yenne, Bill
Dewey number
940.54/1273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.31 442nd
LC item number
.Y37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japanese Americans
Label
Rising sons : the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II, Bill Yenne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-291) and index
Contents
1. Pearl Harbor, a cultural crossroads -- 2. Coming to America -- 3. The morning after -- 4. We need you after all -- 5. Linguists on the horns of a paradox -- 6. Expanding their numbers -- 7. Going overseas -- 8. Veterans becoming heroes -- 9. From Cassino to the gates of Rome -- 10. The 442nd on the offensive -- 11. Closing in on the Arno -- 12. On the other side of the world -- 13. They also served -- 14. Frank Merrill's Samurai -- 15. In the darkness of the Vosges -- 16. The story of the lost battalion -- 17. La Houssi<U+00df>ere and beyond -- 18. The spring offensive -- 19. The irony of Dachau -- 20. To Genoa and victory -- 21. Final actions in the Pacific -- 22. Frank Fujita and the other lost battalion -- 23. The last man in -- 24. The military intelligence service in Japan -- 25. After the war -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Japanese American recipients of the Medal of Honor during World War II -- Appendix 2. List of internment camps -- Appendix 3. Text of the Presidential unit citations awarded to the 100th Infantry Battalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 302 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312354640
Lccn
2007012901
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky102063858
  • (OCoLC)122261832
  • 775385
Label
Rising sons : the Japanese American GIs who fought for the United States in World War II, Bill Yenne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-291) and index
Contents
1. Pearl Harbor, a cultural crossroads -- 2. Coming to America -- 3. The morning after -- 4. We need you after all -- 5. Linguists on the horns of a paradox -- 6. Expanding their numbers -- 7. Going overseas -- 8. Veterans becoming heroes -- 9. From Cassino to the gates of Rome -- 10. The 442nd on the offensive -- 11. Closing in on the Arno -- 12. On the other side of the world -- 13. They also served -- 14. Frank Merrill's Samurai -- 15. In the darkness of the Vosges -- 16. The story of the lost battalion -- 17. La Houssi<U+00df>ere and beyond -- 18. The spring offensive -- 19. The irony of Dachau -- 20. To Genoa and victory -- 21. Final actions in the Pacific -- 22. Frank Fujita and the other lost battalion -- 23. The last man in -- 24. The military intelligence service in Japan -- 25. After the war -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Japanese American recipients of the Medal of Honor during World War II -- Appendix 2. List of internment camps -- Appendix 3. Text of the Presidential unit citations awarded to the 100th Infantry Battalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 302 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312354640
Lccn
2007012901
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky102063858
  • (OCoLC)122261832
  • 775385

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