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An album of memories

personal histories from the greatest generation

1st ed.
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This edition published in by Random House in New York.

Written in English

314 pages

Celebrates the "greatest generation" of Americans, from the Great Depression to the Bataan Death March and beyond, in a series of biographical profiles that chronicle the experiences of ordinary Americans who became caught up in historic twentieth-century events.

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An Album of Memories: Personal Histories from the Greatest Generation
April 30, 2002, Random House Trade Paperbacks
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Cover of: An Album of Memories
An Album of Memories
2001, Random House Publishing Group
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An album of memories: personal histories from the greatest generation
2001, Random House Large Print
in English - 1st large print ed.
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An album of memories

First published in 2001



Work Description

A seventeen-year-old who enlisted in the army in 1941 writes to describe the Bataan Death March. Other members of the greatest generation describe their war -- in such historic episodes as Guadalcanal, the D-Day invasion, the Battle of the Bulge, and Midway -- as well as their life on the home front. In this beautiful American family album of stories, reflections, memorabilia, and photographs, history comes alive and is preserved, in people's own words and through photographs and time lines that commemorate important dates and events. Starting with the Depression and Pearl Harbor, on through the war in Europe and the Pacific, this unusual book preserves a people's rich historical heritage and the legacy of the heroism of a nation.

An album of memories

personal histories from the greatest generation

1st ed.

This edition published in by Random House in New York.


Edition Description

Celebrates the "greatest generation" of Americans, from the Great Depression to the Bataan Death March and beyond, in a series of biographical profiles that chronicle the experiences of ordinary Americans who became caught up in historic twentieth-century events.

Table of Contents

From the Depression to Pearl Harbor
The war in Europe
The war in the Pacific
The home front
Reflections.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
940.54/8173
Library of Congress
D811.A2 B7455 2001, D811.A2B7455 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 314 p. :
Number of pages
314

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24751022M
Internet Archive
albumofmemoriesp00brok
ISBN 10
0375505814
ISBN 13
9780375505812
LC Control Number
2001273436
OCLC/WorldCat
46830351

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