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The Resource A higher call : [an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II], by Adam Makos, with Larry Alexander

A higher call : [an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II], by Adam Makos, with Larry Alexander

Label
A higher call : [an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II]
Title
A higher call
Title remainder
[an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II]
Statement of responsibility
by Adam Makos, with Larry Alexander
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the true story of the two pilots whose lives collided in the skies over wartime Germany on 21 December 1943 --the American--2nd Lieutenant Charlie Brown, a former farm boy from West Virginia who came to captain a B-17--and the German--2nd Lieutenant Franz Stigler, a former airline pilot from Bavaria who sought to avoid fighting in World War II
Summary
Relates the true story of two World War II airmen, one American and one German, who put aside the conflict and helped each other to safety in the wake of a damaged aircraft, and describes their meeting again forty-seven years later
Tone
Writing style
Audio characteristic
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10226948
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
940.54/443092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D785
LC item number
.M34 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Robertson Dean
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of WWII
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A higher call : [an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II], by Adam Makos, with Larry Alexander
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
827336282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470899257
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7610
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A higher call : [an incredible true story of combat and chivalry in the war-torn skies of World War II], by Adam Makos, with Larry Alexander
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
827336282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470899257
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7610
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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