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The Resource A soldier's sketchbook : from the front lines of World War II, Joseph Farris, (electronic resource)

A soldier's sketchbook : from the front lines of World War II, Joseph Farris, (electronic resource)

Label
A soldier's sketchbook : from the front lines of World War II
Title
A soldier's sketchbook
Title remainder
from the front lines of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Farris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"New Yorker cartoonist and painter Joseph Farris chronicles his experience in World War II through letters and sketches that he wrote at the time. The letters, some of which are reproduced as facsimiles, are illustrated with photographs, artifacts, and other archival documents as well as newly commissioned maps. The voice of the 20-something narrator in the letters is balanced with the voice of the man today, who interweaves his own commentary into the book to explain gaps in the correspondence. All told, the book is a rich and poignant glimpse at the experience of one man's journey through the European theater of war"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BH0
Dewey number
940.54/1273092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.3 100th
LC item number
.F37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A soldier's sketchbook : from the front lines of World War II, Joseph Farris, (electronic resource)
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMA&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=TFMSSX135792719&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:txshrpub100185
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
We are now real soldiers -- The West Point of the south -- Living on borrowed time -- Our Christmas on the line -- Coffee, donuts and Red Cross girls -- Headlines, death and victory -- Hot water out of a faucet -- Hard to believe this is the army
Control code
ocn832424793
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (303 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)832424793
  • (Sirsi) a1869464
Label
A soldier's sketchbook : from the front lines of World War II, Joseph Farris, (electronic resource)
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMA&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=TFMSSX135792719&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:txshrpub100185
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
We are now real soldiers -- The West Point of the south -- Living on borrowed time -- Our Christmas on the line -- Coffee, donuts and Red Cross girls -- Headlines, death and victory -- Hot water out of a faucet -- Hard to believe this is the army
Control code
ocn832424793
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (303 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)832424793
  • (Sirsi) a1869464

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