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The Resource The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely

The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely

Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war
Title
The house of memory
Title remainder
reflections on youth and war
Statement of responsibility
John Freely
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In an entertaining and tender memoir, the 90-year-old author remembers his fully lived life, from growing up poor in a Brooklyn and Ireland that now exist only in memory, to serving in the China/Burma/India theater during World War II as a member of an elite U.S. Navy Commando unit,"--NoveList
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freely, John
Dewey number
  • 359.0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
V63.F73
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freely, John
  • Freely, John
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Coming of age
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Coming of age
  • Bildungsromans
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Ireland
  • New York (State)
  • Biography
Target audience
adult
Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Youth -- Sailing Against the Tide -- Depression Brooklyn -- The Shadow of War -- All Will Be Well -- I'm in the Navy Now -- Part Two. War -- Preparing for War -- Shipping Out -- Lost Horizon -- Jade Dragon Snow Mountain -- The Rivers of Paradise -- The Ungovernable Sea -- Part Three. Memory -- Waves Washing the Sand
Control code
ocn951753768
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780451494702
Lccn
2016963012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The house of memory : reflections on youth and war, John Freely
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Youth -- Sailing Against the Tide -- Depression Brooklyn -- The Shadow of War -- All Will Be Well -- I'm in the Navy Now -- Part Two. War -- Preparing for War -- Shipping Out -- Lost Horizon -- Jade Dragon Snow Mountain -- The Rivers of Paradise -- The Ungovernable Sea -- Part Three. Memory -- Waves Washing the Sand
Control code
ocn951753768
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780451494702
Lccn
2016963012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
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