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The things our fathers saw : the untold stories of the World War II generation from hometown, USA, volume 2, book 1, the war in the air / Matthew A. Rozell.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 940.54 Roz (Text) 32604030006861 DCTPLD AD New Books Checked out 01/20/2018

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  • ISBN: 9780996480055
  • Physical Description: 310 pages; illustrated, 23 cm
  • Publisher: Hartford, NY : Woodchuck Hollow Press, [2017].

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Volume 2, book 1. War in the air.
Summary, etc.: "At the height of World War II, Look Magazine profiled a small upstate New York community for a series of articles portraying it as the wholesome, patriotic model of life on the home front. Seventy years later, a high school history teacher tracks down veterans with a connection to "Hometown, USA" who fought the war in the air over Europe, men who were tempered in the tough times of the Great Depression and forged in battle. He rescues and resurrects firsthand accounts of combat and brotherhood, of captivity and redemption, and the aftermath of a war that left no American community unscathed. Here are the stories that the magazine could not tell, from a vanishing generation speaking to America today...Provided by publisher.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Personal narratives, American
United States > History, Military > 20th century > Anecdotes.
United States > Army Air Forces > Air Force, 8th > History > World War, 1939-1045.
United States > Army Air Forces > Airmen > Biography.
United States > History, Military > 20th century > Anecdotes.
New York (State) > History, Military > 20th century > Anecdotes.
Glens Falls (N.Y.) > Social life and customs.

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