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The Resource The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely

The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely

Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war
Title
The house of memory
Title remainder
reflections on youth and war
Statement of responsibility
John Freely
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In an entertaining and tender memoir, the 90-year-old author remembers his fully lived life, from growing up poor in a Brooklyn and Ireland that now exist only in memory, to serving in the China/Burma/India theater during World War II as a member of an elite U.S. Navy Commando unit,"--NoveList
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely
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
Contents
Part One. Youth -- Sailing Against the Tide -- Depression Brooklyn -- The Shadow of War -- All Will Be Well -- I'm in the Navy Now -- Part Two. War -- Preparing for War -- Shipping Out -- Lost Horizon -- Jade Dragon Snow Mountain -- The Rivers of Paradise -- The Ungovernable Sea -- Part Three. Memory -- Waves Washing the Sand
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780451494702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1487946
  • (OCoLC)ocn951753768
  • (OCoLC)951753768
  • 1473046
  • 1487946
  • 1487946
Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Youth -- Sailing Against the Tide -- Depression Brooklyn -- The Shadow of War -- All Will Be Well -- I'm in the Navy Now -- Part Two. War -- Preparing for War -- Shipping Out -- Lost Horizon -- Jade Dragon Snow Mountain -- The Rivers of Paradise -- The Ungovernable Sea -- Part Three. Memory -- Waves Washing the Sand
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780451494702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1487946
  • (OCoLC)ocn951753768
  • (OCoLC)951753768
  • 1473046
  • 1487946
  • 1487946

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