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The Resource A place called heartbreak : a story of Vietnam, by Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Frederick Porter

A place called heartbreak : a story of Vietnam, by Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Frederick Porter

Label
A place called heartbreak : a story of Vietnam
Title
A place called heartbreak
Title remainder
a story of Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Frederick Porter
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Describes the ordeal of Major Fred Cherry, who was shot down in combat over Vietnam and spent seven-and-a-half years as a prisoner of war in Hanoi
  • Describes the ordeal of Major Fred Cherry, who was shot down in combat over Vietnam and spent 7 and 1/2 years as a prisoner of war in Hanoi
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
959.704/37
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
DS559.4
LC item number
.M94 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Porter, Frederick
Series statement
Stories of America
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cherry, Fred V.
  • Cherry, Fred V
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A place called heartbreak : a story of Vietnam, by Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Frederick Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
71 p.
Isbn
9780811472371
Lccn
92014428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
25787681
Label
A place called heartbreak : a story of Vietnam, by Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Frederick Porter
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
71 p.
Isbn
9780811472371
Lccn
92014428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
25787681

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