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The Resource The secret rescue : an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines, Cate Lineberry

The secret rescue : an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines, Cate Lineberry

Label
The secret rescue : an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines
Title
The secret rescue
Title remainder
an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines
Statement of responsibility
Cate Lineberry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts how the passengers and crew of an American medical evacuation plane, including thirteen nurses and thirteen medics, survived after it crashed in Nazi-controlled Albania in November, 1943, until they could be rescued
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Lineberry, Cate
Dewey number
940.54/7573
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D807.U6
LC item number
L54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Aviation nursing
  • Nurses
  • Escapes
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Rescue work
Label
The secret rescue : an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines, Cate Lineberry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-286) and index
Contents
The nurses and medics of the 807th -- Destination unknown -- Flying blind -- In enemy territory -- Unlikely comrades -- Under attack -- Suspicions -- Albanian curse -- Secret agents -- Rumors -- Lurking danger -- Breaking point -- Beyond reach -- Unstoppable -- Escape -- Left behind
Control code
BK0012759513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 302 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316220224
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The secret rescue : an untold story of American nurses and medics behind Nazi lines, Cate Lineberry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-286) and index
Contents
The nurses and medics of the 807th -- Destination unknown -- Flying blind -- In enemy territory -- Unlikely comrades -- Under attack -- Suspicions -- Albanian curse -- Secret agents -- Rumors -- Lurking danger -- Breaking point -- Beyond reach -- Unstoppable -- Escape -- Left behind
Control code
BK0012759513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 302 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316220224
Other physical details
ill., map

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