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The Resource Presumed lost : the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War, Stephen L. Moore

Presumed lost : the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War, Stephen L. Moore

Label
Presumed lost : the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War
Title
Presumed lost
Title remainder
the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War
Statement of responsibility
Stephen L. Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When submarines failed to return to port from patrol, they were officially listed by the Navy as overdue and presumed lost. Loved ones were notified by the War Department that their siblings, spouses, and sons were missing in action and presumed lost. While 52 U.S. submarines were sunk during World War II, the Japanese took prisoners of war from the survivors of only seven of these lost submarines. Presumed Lost is the compelling story of the final patrols of those seven submarines and the long captivity of the survivors. Of the 196 sailors taken prisoner, 158 would survive the horrors of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Stephen L
Dewey number
940.54/7252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D783
LC item number
.M667 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Prisoners of war
  • Japan
  • Pacific Area
  • United States
Label
Presumed lost : the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War, Stephen L. Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Preface; 1. Perch in Peril; 2. A Miracle Was Needed -- 3. The First Months of Hell; 4. Hard Labor, Poor Conditions -- 5. The Fight to Save Grenadier; 6. Where Hell Started -- 7. We Became Terrific Liars -- 8. Hell Ships and Hard Times; 9. The Castle at Fukuoka; 10. S-44's Final Eight; 11. Sculpin's Last Battle Surface; 12. Ten Days on Truk; 13. Chuyo's Sole Survivor; 14. No One Knows You're Alive -- 15. Tullibee's Sole Survivor; 16. Loss of Robalo; 17. All Hands Were on Edge -- 18. Tang's Tragic Twenty-Fourth; 19. Escape From 30 Fathoms
  • 21. Omori's Special Prisoners22. The Ashio Mining Camp; 23. They're Gonna Be Here Tomorrow -- 24. Liberation of the Lost; Epilogue; Appendix A: U.S. Submarine POWs of World War II; Appendix B: The Lost Boat Rosters; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
899008755
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612514550
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 686082
  • a7d40e88-9095-4dc5-ae16-ba837acc9f69
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899008755
Label
Presumed lost : the incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War, Stephen L. Moore
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Preface; 1. Perch in Peril; 2. A Miracle Was Needed -- 3. The First Months of Hell; 4. Hard Labor, Poor Conditions -- 5. The Fight to Save Grenadier; 6. Where Hell Started -- 7. We Became Terrific Liars -- 8. Hell Ships and Hard Times; 9. The Castle at Fukuoka; 10. S-44's Final Eight; 11. Sculpin's Last Battle Surface; 12. Ten Days on Truk; 13. Chuyo's Sole Survivor; 14. No One Knows You're Alive -- 15. Tullibee's Sole Survivor; 16. Loss of Robalo; 17. All Hands Were on Edge -- 18. Tang's Tragic Twenty-Fourth; 19. Escape From 30 Fathoms
  • 21. Omori's Special Prisoners22. The Ashio Mining Camp; 23. They're Gonna Be Here Tomorrow -- 24. Liberation of the Lost; Epilogue; Appendix A: U.S. Submarine POWs of World War II; Appendix B: The Lost Boat Rosters; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
899008755
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612514550
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 686082
  • a7d40e88-9095-4dc5-ae16-ba837acc9f69
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899008755

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