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The Resource I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb

I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb

Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir
Title
I heard my country calling
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
James Webb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The decorated former Secretary of the Navy reflects on his military family's post-World War II experiences, discussing such topics as his accomplished pilot father's frequent deployments, his four years at Annapolis, and his service in the Vietnam War
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webb, James H
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E840.8.W395
  • E840.8.W395
LC item number
  • A3 2014
  • A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webb, James H
  • United States
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Authors, American
  • Marines
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Navy Cross (Medal)
  • Silver Star
  • Purple Heart
Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
January 3, 2013 -- The good of the service -- Life with father -- Ambassadors -- Military brats -- Missileers -- Gone for a soldier -- Where Severn joins the tide -- The fleet-and the corps -- Hell in a very small place -- Fighting with my brain -- Aunt Lena's test
Control code
sky259619907
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476741123
Lccn
2014007267
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
January 3, 2013 -- The good of the service -- Life with father -- Ambassadors -- Military brats -- Missileers -- Gone for a soldier -- Where Severn joins the tide -- The fleet-and the corps -- Hell in a very small place -- Fighting with my brain -- Aunt Lena's test
Control code
sky259619907
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476741123
Lccn
2014007267
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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