The Resource Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides, (electronic resource)

Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides, (electronic resource)

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Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission
Title
Ghost soldiers
Title remainder
the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission
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Hampton Sides
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Language
eng
Summary
On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected troops from the elite U.S. 6th Ranger Battalion slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: march thirty miles in an attempt to rescue 513 American and British POWs who had spent three years in a hellish camp near the city of Cabanatuan. The prisoners included the last survivors of the Bataan Death March left in the camp, and their extraordinary will to live might soon count for nothing. As the Rangers stealthily moved through enemy-occupied territory, they learned that Cabanatuan had become a major transshipment point for the Japanese retreat, and instead of facing the few dozen prison guards, they could possibly confront as many as 8,000 battle-hardened enemy troops
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TEFOD
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Sides, Hampton
Dewey number
940.54/25
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not applicable
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LC call number
D767.4
LC item number
.S54 2008ab
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history
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Read by Michael Prichard
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  • Prichard, Michael
  • Books on Tape, Inc
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  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cabanatuan (Philippines)
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Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides, (electronic resource)
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:17:01
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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online
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Isbn
9781415953327
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(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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unknown
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(OCoLC)232153050
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  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 190956 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:17:01
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415953327
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)232153050
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 190956 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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