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Every man a hero : a memoir of D-Day, the first wave at Omaha Beach, and a world at war / Ray Lambert and Jim DeFelice.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville LP 940.54 LAM (Text) 76895000311037 1st Floor Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main LP NF 940.542 LAM (Text) 840191002696163 Large Print - Main Level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062951335
  • ISBN: 0062951335
  • Physical Description: xxix, 351 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First HarperLuxe edition, large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Luxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: 0-hour+15 / by Jim DeFelice -- Prologue : Why we remember -- Early days -- Echoes of war -- Infamy and England -- Lighting the torch -- My life in my hands -- Husky -- (Some) rest for the weary -- A mighty endeavor -- Beyond despair -- Deliverance -- Breakout -- The rewards of peace -- Legacy -- Collaborator's note : Bringing Ray's story to the page / by Jim DeFelice -- Appendix A : The combat medics of World War II -- Appendix B : Battle fatigue, psychoneurosis, and PTSD in World War II -- Appendix C : Further reading.
Summary, etc.:
"Seventy-five years ago, he hit Omaha Beach with the first wave. Now Ray Lambert, ninety-eight years old, delivers one of the most remarkable memoirs, a tour-de-force of remembrance evoking his role as a decorated World War II medic who risked his life to save the heroes of D-Day."--Publisher's description.
Subject: Lambert, Ray (Arnold Ray)
World War, 1939-1945 > Medical care > United States.
World War, 1939-1945 > Personal narratives, American.
World War, 1939-1945 > Veterans > Biography.
Operation Neptune.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > France > Normandy > Biography.
United States. Army > Medical personnel > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Large type books.

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