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

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

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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
FDR and the year that changed history
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jay Winik brings to life in gripping detail the year 1944, which determined the outcome of World War II and put more pressure than any other on an ailing yet determined President Roosevelt. It was not inevitable that World War II would end as it did, or that it would even end well. 1944 was a year that could have stymied the Allies and cemented Hitler's waning power. Instead, it saved those democracies--but with a fateful cost
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winik, Jay
Dewey number
940.53/73
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Political leadership
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik, (ebook)
Link
http://overdrive.spokanelibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2677855A-E5E7-49C4-B33F-4BAA45358259
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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 -- Escape, part two -- "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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439136478
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2677855A-E5E7-49C4-B33F-4BAA45358259
System control number
  • ocn906813861
  • (OCoLC)906813861
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik, (ebook)
Link
http://overdrive.spokanelibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2677855A-E5E7-49C4-B33F-4BAA45358259
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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 -- Escape, part two -- "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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439136478
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2677855A-E5E7-49C4-B33F-4BAA45358259
System control number
  • ocn906813861
  • (OCoLC)906813861
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