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The Resource 1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik

Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history
Title
1944
Title remainder
FDR and the year that changed history
Statement of responsibility
Jay Winik
Title variation
  • Nineteen forty-four
  • FDR and the year that changed history
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the year that changed history
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brings to life in gripping detail the year 1944, which determined the outcome of World War II and put more pressure than any other on an ailing yet determined President Roosevelt
Member of
Summary
Chronicles the events of 1944 to reveal how nearly the Allies lost World War II, citing the pivotal contributions of FDR, Churchill, and Stalin
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10443484
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Winik, Jay
Dewey number
940.53/73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769
LC item number
.W57 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
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  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Political leadership
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Nineteen forty-four, A.D
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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FDR and the year that changed history
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published in 2016 by arrangement with Simon & Schuster, Inc."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 890-1024)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: Everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape -- Escape, part two -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
1027 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410486004
Lccn
2015038664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)926050588
Label
1944 : FDR and the year that changed history, Jay Winik
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published in 2016 by arrangement with Simon & Schuster, Inc."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 890-1024)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: The sphinx -- Part I. Spring 1944: Everything all at once -- Tehran -- "I want to sleep and sleep twelve hours a day." -- Escape -- Escape, part two -- "This is the year 1944" -- "Could we be granted victory this year, 1944?" -- Part II. The road to 1944 -- Beginnings -- Mills of the gods -- Giant cemeteries -- Riegner -- 1943 -- "The acquiescence of this government in the murder of Jews" -- Part III. The fateful decision -- Trapped between knowing and not knowing -- The wind and the silence -- Part IV. 1945 -- Reckoning
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
1027 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410486004
Lccn
2015038664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)926050588

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