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The Resource GI jive : an army bandsman in World War II, Frank F. Mathias

GI jive : an army bandsman in World War II, Frank F. Mathias

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GI jive : an army bandsman in World War II
Title
GI jive
Title remainder
an army bandsman in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Frank F. Mathias
Title variation
G.I. jive
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""Frank Mathias was a teenager in a small town when the draft swept him into the army and then halfway around the world to the jungles of the South Pacific. He served in the huge invasion force in the Battle of Manila, the deadliest single battle of the Pacific War. As an army musician attached to the 37th Infantry Division, Mathias saw the war from the bottom of the heap, where young privates lived and died. In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars. In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
GI jive : an army bandsman in World War II, Frank F. Mathias
Label
GI jive : an army bandsman in World War II, Frank F. Mathias
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130hstn
Publication
Note
Includes index
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The sax section -- ASTPeewee -- Mail call -- Sharps and flats -- Halfway around the world -- The lizard's tail -- The buckeye division -- A thousand ships -- Down the central plains -- The Battle of Manila -- After the battle -- Baguio and Balete Pass -- Cagayan Valley Blitzkrieg -- Atomic malaria -- Sentimental journey
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Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148533
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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