The Resource The last fighter pilot : the true story of the final combat mission of World War II, Don Brown ; with Captain Jerry Yellin ; forewords by Captain Jerry Yellin and Melanie Sloan

The last fighter pilot : the true story of the final combat mission of World War II, Don Brown ; with Captain Jerry Yellin ; forewords by Captain Jerry Yellin and Melanie Sloan

Label
The last fighter pilot : the true story of the final combat mission of World War II
Title
The last fighter pilot
Title remainder
the true story of the final combat mission of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Don Brown ; with Captain Jerry Yellin ; forewords by Captain Jerry Yellin and Melanie Sloan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Don
Dewey number
940.54/4973092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D790
LC item number
.B6816 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yellin, Jerry
  • Sloan, Melanie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yellin, Jerry
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fighter pilots
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
  • foLK-FNbyD0
  • -reNTs0fqR8
Label
The last fighter pilot : the true story of the final combat mission of World War II, Don Brown ; with Captain Jerry Yellin ; forewords by Captain Jerry Yellin and Melanie Sloan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical footnote: The aftermath of World War II -- Preface: Springtime in America -- The Seventy-eighth Fighter Squadron -- The first night in hell -- A graveyard for bombers and the need for Iwo Jima -- Assessing the threat -- Hell rains from the skies -- The Chichi Jima problem: the last impediment for the fighters -- Hitting Chichi Jima -- In the mind of the enemy -- Prelude to a massacre -- Massacre of the night fighters -- Jerry hopes for a chance -- The rain - and news - breaks -- On to Japan -- The Second Empire mission and the death of a President -- Baseball, softball, and the southern boy from Clemson -- The raid on Osaka -- Five hours over Chichi Jima -- Heartbreak over Tokyo -- The blazing winds of August -- Jerry hears the news -- The enemy stalls -- Over Tokyo -- The final salute
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxxiii, 222 pages
Isbn
9781621575061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1577347
  • (OCoLC)945232346
  • 1553168
  • (OCoLC)ocn945232346
  • 1553168
  • 1577347
  • 1577347
Label
The last fighter pilot : the true story of the final combat mission of World War II, Don Brown ; with Captain Jerry Yellin ; forewords by Captain Jerry Yellin and Melanie Sloan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical footnote: The aftermath of World War II -- Preface: Springtime in America -- The Seventy-eighth Fighter Squadron -- The first night in hell -- A graveyard for bombers and the need for Iwo Jima -- Assessing the threat -- Hell rains from the skies -- The Chichi Jima problem: the last impediment for the fighters -- Hitting Chichi Jima -- In the mind of the enemy -- Prelude to a massacre -- Massacre of the night fighters -- Jerry hopes for a chance -- The rain - and news - breaks -- On to Japan -- The Second Empire mission and the death of a President -- Baseball, softball, and the southern boy from Clemson -- The raid on Osaka -- Five hours over Chichi Jima -- Heartbreak over Tokyo -- The blazing winds of August -- Jerry hears the news -- The enemy stalls -- Over Tokyo -- The final salute
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxxiii, 222 pages
Isbn
9781621575061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1577347
  • (OCoLC)945232346
  • 1553168
  • (OCoLC)ocn945232346
  • 1553168
  • 1577347
  • 1577347

Library Locations

  • Arlington LibraryBorrow it
    135 N Washington Ave, Arlington, WA, 98223-1422, US
    48.193360 -122.118393
  • Brier LibraryBorrow it
    23303 Brier Rd, Brier, WA, 98036-8247, US
    47.787037 -122.273614
  • Camano Island LibraryBorrow it
    848 N. Sunrise Blvd, Camano Island, WA, 98282-8770, US
    48.241210 -122.456128
  • Clinton LibraryBorrow it
    4781 Deer Lake Rd, Clinton, WA, 98236-0530, US
    47.978860 -122.358385
  • Coupeville LibraryBorrow it
    788 NW Alexander St, Coupeville, WA, 98239-0745, US
    48.219333 -122.688461
  • Darrington LibraryBorrow it
    1005 Cascade St, Darrington, WA, 98241-0025, US
    48.2546653 -121.6061872
  • Edmonds LibraryBorrow it
    650 Main St, Edmonds, WA, 98020-3056, US
    47.810102 -122.372921
  • Freeland LibraryBorrow it
    5495 Harbor Ave, Freeland, WA, 98249-1357, US
    48.011719 -122.523824
  • Granite Falls LibraryBorrow it
    815 E Galena St, Granite Falls, WA, 98252-8472, US
    48.082609 -121.9596561
  • Lake StevensBorrow it
    1804 Main St, Lake Stevens, WA, 98258-0217, US
    48.014012 -122.064432
  • Lakewood/Smokey Point LibraryBorrow it
    3411 169th Place NE, Arlington, WA, 98223, US
    48.1502268 -122.186305
  • Langley LibraryBorrow it
    104 2nd St, Langley, WA, 98260-0265, US
    48.040070 -122.406487
  • Lynnwood LibraryBorrow it
    19200 44th Ave W, Lynnwood, WA, 98036-5617, US
    47.824073 -122.293133
  • Mariner LibraryBorrow it
    520 128th St. SW Suites A9 & A10, Granite Falls, WA, 98204, US
    47.880604 -122.2417068
  • Marysville LibraryBorrow it
    6120 Grove St, Marysville, WA, 98270-4127, US
    48.063543 -122.147755
  • Mill Creek LibraryBorrow it
    15429 Bothell Everett Hwy, Mill Creek, WA, 98012-1212, US
    47.857655 -122.218219
  • Monroe LibraryBorrow it
    1070 Village Way, Monroe, WA, 98272-2035, US
    47.848817 -121.983236
  • Mountlake Terrace LibraryBorrow it
    23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA, 98043-4630, US
    47.787069 -122.311597
  • Mukilteo LibraryBorrow it
    4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd, Mukilteo, WA, 98275-4725, US
    47.905749 -122.297175
  • Oak Harbor LibraryBorrow it
    1000 SE Regatta Dr, Oak Harbor, WA, 98277-3091, US
    48.289869 -122.634562
  • Sno-Isle BookmobileBorrow it
  • Snohomish LibraryBorrow it
    311 Maple Ave., Snohomish, WA, 98290-2525, US
    47.915298 -122.088401
  • Stanwood LibraryBorrow it
    9701 271st St NW, Stanwood, WA, 98292-8097, US
    48.242376 -122.364280
  • Sultan LibraryBorrow it
    319 Main St, #100, Sultan, WA, 98294-0580, US
    47.862518 -121.816875
Processing Feedback ...