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The Resource Shifty's war : the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers, Marcus Brotherton

Shifty's war : the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers, Marcus Brotherton

Label
Shifty's war : the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers
Title
Shifty's war
Title remainder
the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Brotherton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The memoir of a sharpshooter and respected Band of Brothers soldier describes his childhood in Clinchco, Virginia, where he trained his rifle shooting skills and his transition to the blood-filled battles of World War II in France and Germany
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8173
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.348 506th
LC item number
.B757 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Shifty's war : the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers, Marcus Brotherton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General Taylor's lottery -- No ordinary country -- The fun and the fear -- Bulletproof -- Faces set like flint -- The things I had no words for -- Orders -- A blur of battles -- Craziness -- Only safe under the earth -- Foy -- Maybe we'll actually live -- At war's end -- The difference at home -- How a man wrestles with war -- The Band of Brothers -- The last garden -- Epilogue -- Chart: Understanding Shifty's placement
Control code
ocn679930971
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 285 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425240977
Lccn
2010047531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)679930971
Label
Shifty's war : the authorized biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the legendary sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers, Marcus Brotherton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General Taylor's lottery -- No ordinary country -- The fun and the fear -- Bulletproof -- Faces set like flint -- The things I had no words for -- Orders -- A blur of battles -- Craziness -- Only safe under the earth -- Foy -- Maybe we'll actually live -- At war's end -- The difference at home -- How a man wrestles with war -- The Band of Brothers -- The last garden -- Epilogue -- Chart: Understanding Shifty's placement
Control code
ocn679930971
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 285 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425240977
Lccn
2010047531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)679930971

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