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The Resource The angel of Dien Bien Phu : the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam, Genevieve de Galard ; translated from the French by Isabelle Surcouf Toms

The angel of Dien Bien Phu : the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam, Genevieve de Galard ; translated from the French by Isabelle Surcouf Toms

Label
The angel of Dien Bien Phu : the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam
Title
The angel of Dien Bien Phu
Title remainder
the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Genevieve de Galard ; translated from the French by Isabelle Surcouf Toms
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Galard, Genevieve de
Dewey number
959.704/142
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS553.5
LC item number
.G3513 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galard, Genevieve de
  • Indochinese War, 1946-1954
  • Indochinese War, 1946-1954
  • Dien Bien Phu, Battle of, Dien Bien Phu, Vietnam, 1954
  • Nurses
  • France
  • Aviation nursing
  • Aviation nursing
Label
The angel of Dien Bien Phu : the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam, Genevieve de Galard ; translated from the French by Isabelle Surcouf Toms
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: toward Dien Bien Phu : the historical context -- Roots -- Dreams of Indochina -- In the maelstrom -- The trap closes -- Among the wounded -- Toward the fall -- A hospital under parachutes -- Further than hell -- Hanoi-Saigon-Paris -- Triumph on Broadway -- Always a flight nurse -- Remaining faithful -- To them -- Appendix A. Some testimonies -- Appendix B. Order of battle, French Union forces, Dien Bien Phu -- Appendix C. Casualties of French forces at Dien Bien Phu -- Appendix D. Order of battle, Vietminh forces, Dien Bien Phu -- Chronology A. French Indochina War, 1945-1956 -- Chronology B. Battle of Dien Bien Phu, November 12, 1953-May 7, 1954
Control code
ocn601062296
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 183 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591142065
Lccn
2010021998
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)601062296
Label
The angel of Dien Bien Phu : the sole French woman at the decisive battle in Vietnam, Genevieve de Galard ; translated from the French by Isabelle Surcouf Toms
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: toward Dien Bien Phu : the historical context -- Roots -- Dreams of Indochina -- In the maelstrom -- The trap closes -- Among the wounded -- Toward the fall -- A hospital under parachutes -- Further than hell -- Hanoi-Saigon-Paris -- Triumph on Broadway -- Always a flight nurse -- Remaining faithful -- To them -- Appendix A. Some testimonies -- Appendix B. Order of battle, French Union forces, Dien Bien Phu -- Appendix C. Casualties of French forces at Dien Bien Phu -- Appendix D. Order of battle, Vietminh forces, Dien Bien Phu -- Chronology A. French Indochina War, 1945-1956 -- Chronology B. Battle of Dien Bien Phu, November 12, 1953-May 7, 1954
Control code
ocn601062296
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 183 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591142065
Lccn
2010021998
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)601062296

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