The Resource From Omaha Beach to Dawson's Ridge : the combat journal of Captain Joe Dawson, edited by Cole C. Kingseed

From Omaha Beach to Dawson's Ridge : the combat journal of Captain Joe Dawson, edited by Cole C. Kingseed

Label
From Omaha Beach to Dawson's Ridge : the combat journal of Captain Joe Dawson
Title
From Omaha Beach to Dawson's Ridge
Title remainder
the combat journal of Captain Joe Dawson
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cole C. Kingseed
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An infantry company commander in the U.S. Army's heralded 1st Infantry Division, Capt. Joseph Turner Dawson led his men through some of the most brutal battles of World War II. From the invasion of North Africa in late 1942 through Sicily and the assault on Normandy to the push toward the German frontier late in 1944, his length of service on the frontlines was extraordinary, and his heroism while holding off the Germans on a ridge near Aachen, Germany, is legendary. Based on Dawson's own combat journal, this book focuses on leadership in combat during the greatest human drama of the twen
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
  • 940.541273092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.31 16th
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
From Omaha Beach to Dawson's Ridge : the combat journal of Captain Joe Dawson, edited by Cole C. Kingseed
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; A Note on Editorial Method; Foreword; Prologue; 1. Joining the Big Red One; 2. Overseas; 3. North Africa; 4. Sicily; 5. Preparation for D-Day; 6. Normandy; 7. Breakout and Pursuit; 8. Aachen; 9. Return to Europe; Epilogue; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn860770637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515236
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d7292336-0d4e-4980-956d-dd76760a76f9
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29145442
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860770637
  • pebcs1612515231
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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