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The Resource The accidental president : Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world, A.J. Baime

The accidental president : Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world, A.J. Baime

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The accidental president : Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world
Title
The accidental president
Title remainder
Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
A.J. Baime
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the president's tumultuous first four months in office examines the events he presided over, including the founding of the United Nations, the Nazi surrender, the liberation of concentration camps, and the decision to drop the bomb
Summary
A suspenseful chronicle of the 33rd president's first four months in office traces his unlikely rise to the Oval Office and his pivotal contributions to major decisions, from the founding of the United Nations and the Nazi surrender to the liberation of concentration camps and the decision to drop the bomb
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10600337
Cataloging source
CGL
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Baime, A. J.
Dewey number
  • 973.918092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E814
LC item number
.B35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Presidents
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
  • HISTORY / Military / World War II
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world
Label
The accidental president : Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world, A.J. Baime
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
April 12, 1945 -- The political education of Harry S. Truman -- April-May 1945 -- June-July 1945 -- Little Boy, Fat Man, and Potsdam -- Epilogue
Control code
1006510478
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 431 pages
Isbn
9780544617346
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017044086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The accidental president : Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world, A.J. Baime
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
April 12, 1945 -- The political education of Harry S. Truman -- April-May 1945 -- June-July 1945 -- Little Boy, Fat Man, and Potsdam -- Epilogue
Control code
1006510478
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 431 pages
Isbn
9780544617346
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017044086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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