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The Resource 1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history
Title
1944
Title remainder
FDR and the year that changed history
Statement of responsibility
Jay Winik
Title variation
  • Nineteen forty four
  • 1944
  • Nineteen forty four
  • FDR and the year that changed history
Title variation remainder
FDR and the year that changed history
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the events of 1944 to reveal how nearly the Allies lost World War II, citing the pivotal contributions of FDR, Churchill, and Stalin
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.53/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D769
  • D769
LC item number
  • .W57 2015
  • .W57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape, part 1 -- Escape, part 2 -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Control code
sky274551664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 639 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439114087
Lccn
2015013912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape, part 1 -- Escape, part 2 -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Control code
sky274551664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 639 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439114087
Lccn
2015013912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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