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The attack on Pearl Harbor, Laurie Collier Hillstrom

Label
The attack on Pearl Harbor
Title
The attack on Pearl Harbor
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Title variation
Defining moments
Title variation remainder
the attack on Pearl Harbor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a detailed account of the Pearl Harbor attack and the war in the Pacific. Covers the dramatic events of December 7, 1941; chronicles America's victory over Japan; and explores the legacy of Pearl Harbor. Features include a narrative overview, biographies, primary source documents, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Dewey number
940.54/26693
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.92
LC item number
.H536 2009b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining moments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
Label
The attack on Pearl Harbor, Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Narrative overview. Events leading up to World War II ; America stays on the sidelines ; The attack on Pearl Harbor ; Heroism and heartbreak ; The "Sleeping Giant" wakes up ; Victory in the Pacific ; Legacy of Pearl Harbor -- Biographies. Mitsuo Fuchida ; Husband E. Kimmel ; Douglas MacArthur ; Doris Miller ; Chester W. Nimitz ; Franklin D. Roosevelt ; Walter C. Short ; Isoroku Yamamoto -- Primary sources. The Neutrality Act of 1937 ; The Tripartite Pact of 1940 ; The Japanese attack plan ; President Franklin D. Roosevelt appeals for peace ; Japanese pilot Mitsuo Fuchida leads the attack ; A U.S. Navy crewman remembers chaos and casualties ; A high school student describes how the attack changed her life ; Roosevelt requests a declaration of war with Japan ; The U.S. Congress declares war ; Roosevelt calls the American people to action ; Japan surrenders ; President Harry S. Truman announces the end of the war
Control code
ocn670480210
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 219 p.
Isbn
9780780812307
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812307
  • (OCoLC)670480210
Label
The attack on Pearl Harbor, Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Narrative overview. Events leading up to World War II ; America stays on the sidelines ; The attack on Pearl Harbor ; Heroism and heartbreak ; The "Sleeping Giant" wakes up ; Victory in the Pacific ; Legacy of Pearl Harbor -- Biographies. Mitsuo Fuchida ; Husband E. Kimmel ; Douglas MacArthur ; Doris Miller ; Chester W. Nimitz ; Franklin D. Roosevelt ; Walter C. Short ; Isoroku Yamamoto -- Primary sources. The Neutrality Act of 1937 ; The Tripartite Pact of 1940 ; The Japanese attack plan ; President Franklin D. Roosevelt appeals for peace ; Japanese pilot Mitsuo Fuchida leads the attack ; A U.S. Navy crewman remembers chaos and casualties ; A high school student describes how the attack changed her life ; Roosevelt requests a declaration of war with Japan ; The U.S. Congress declares war ; Roosevelt calls the American people to action ; Japan surrenders ; President Harry S. Truman announces the end of the war
Control code
ocn670480210
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 219 p.
Isbn
9780780812307
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812307
  • (OCoLC)670480210

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