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The Resource Napalm : an American biography, Robert M. Neer

Napalm : an American biography, Robert M. Neer

Label
Napalm : an American biography
Title
Napalm
Title remainder
an American biography
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Neer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Neer has written the first history of napalm, from its inaugural test on the Harvard College soccer field, to a Marine Corps plan to attack Japan with millions of bats armed with tiny napalm time bombs, to the reflections of Phan Thi Kim Phuc, a girl who knew firsthand about its power and its morality
Summary
Robert Neer has written the first history of napalm, from its inaugural test on the Harvard College soccer field, to a Marine Corps plan to attack Japan with millions of bats armed with tiny napalm time bombs, to the reflections of Phan Thi Kim Phuc, a girl who knew firsthand about its power and its morality
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10173798
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.8/245
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UG447.65
LC item number
.N44 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American biography
Label
Napalm : an American biography, Robert M. Neer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-300) 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
Prologue: Trang Bang Village, South Vietnam -- Hero. Harvard's genius ; Anonymous research no. 4 ; American kamikazes: suicide bomber bats ; We'll fight mercilessly ; The American century -- Soldier. Freedom's furnace ; Vietnam syndrome ; Seeing is believing ; Indicted -- Pariah. Baby burners ; Trial of fire ; The third protocol ; Judgment day ; The weapon that dare not speak its name -- Epilogue: the whole world is watching
Control code
19998188
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 310 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674073012
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012034926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn809789708
  • (OCoLC)809789708
Label
Napalm : an American biography, Robert M. Neer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-300) 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
Prologue: Trang Bang Village, South Vietnam -- Hero. Harvard's genius ; Anonymous research no. 4 ; American kamikazes: suicide bomber bats ; We'll fight mercilessly ; The American century -- Soldier. Freedom's furnace ; Vietnam syndrome ; Seeing is believing ; Indicted -- Pariah. Baby burners ; Trial of fire ; The third protocol ; Judgment day ; The weapon that dare not speak its name -- Epilogue: the whole world is watching
Control code
19998188
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 310 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674073012
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012034926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn809789708
  • (OCoLC)809789708

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