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The Resource Fragments of war : stories from survivors of World War II, by Joyce Hibbert ; with a foreword by Earle Birney

Fragments of war : stories from survivors of World War II, by Joyce Hibbert ; with a foreword by Earle Birney

Label
Fragments of war : stories from survivors of World War II
Title
Fragments of war
Title remainder
stories from survivors of World War II
Statement of responsibility
by Joyce Hibbert ; with a foreword by Earle Birney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The young girl from the Ottawa Valley who served as a nurse in North Africa with only a helmet of fresh water a day, the teenage soldier from Fredericton who stole pig swill to survive in a Hong Kong prisoner of war camp, the English woman who survived the sinking of the Athenia to become a war-bride, and an Alberta airman who crashed off the icy coast of Greenland, these are but only four of the thirty compelling personal accounts of war experiences. Many provate photographs from their own albums illustrate these stories, which reflect the world wide aspect of the war from the Indian Ocean to
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
JG0
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hibbert, Joyce
Dewey number
940.54/81/71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D811.A2
LC item number
H624 1985eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canada
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Canada
  • Canada
  • Guerre, 1939-1945 (Mondiale, 2e)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Weltkrieg
  • Erlebnisbericht
  • Kanadier
Label
Fragments of war : stories from survivors of World War II, by Joyce Hibbert ; with a foreword by Earle Birney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 262)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; SEA; LAND; AIR; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Photography Credits
Control code
431569741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781770700529
Lccn
86166328
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
76ed307a-69e6-45ed-9fed-d508064878b1
Publisher number
413806
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)431569741
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Fragments of war : stories from survivors of World War II, by Joyce Hibbert ; with a foreword by Earle Birney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 262)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; SEA; LAND; AIR; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Photography Credits
Control code
431569741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781770700529
Lccn
86166328
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
76ed307a-69e6-45ed-9fed-d508064878b1
Publisher number
413806
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)431569741
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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