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The Resource I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb

I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb

Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir
Title
I heard my country calling
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
James Webb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The decorated former Secretary of the Navy reflects on his military family's post-World War II experiences, discussing such topics as his accomplished pilot father's frequent deployments, his four years at Annapolis, and his service in the Vietnam War
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webb, James H
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webb, James H
  • Legislators
  • United States
  • United States
  • Authors, American
  • Marines
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Navy Cross (Medal)
  • Silver Star
  • Purple Heart
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
January 3, 2013 -- The Good of the Service -- Life With Father -- Ambassadors -- Military Brats -- Missileers -- Gone for a Soldier -- Where Severn Joins the Tide -- The Fleet...and The Corps -- Hell In a Very Small Place -- Fighting With My Brain -- Aunt Lena's Test
Control code
BK0014134752
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages
Isbn
9781476741123
Lccn
2014007267
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
I heard my country calling : a memoir, James Webb
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
January 3, 2013 -- The Good of the Service -- Life With Father -- Ambassadors -- Military Brats -- Missileers -- Gone for a Soldier -- Where Severn Joins the Tide -- The Fleet...and The Corps -- Hell In a Very Small Place -- Fighting With My Brain -- Aunt Lena's Test
Control code
BK0014134752
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages
Isbn
9781476741123
Lccn
2014007267
Other physical details
illustrations

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