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Grady, Cynthia

Summary: In 1942, children's librarian Clara Breed discovers that her young Japanese-American patrons are being relocated and gives them stamped and addressed postcards so they can write to her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2018

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Lowry, Lois

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Summary: "From two-time Newbery medalist and living legend Lois Lowry comes a moving account of the lives lost in two of WWII's most infamous events: Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima. With evocative black-and-white illustrations by SCBWI Golden Kite Award winner KenardPak"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

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Isenberg, Sheila.

Summary: An American heiress turned resistance hero, Muriel was an electrifying woman who impressed everyone she met with her beauty and intelligence. Her adventurous life led her from Chicago's high society to a Viennese medical school, and then to the Austrian underground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.53 ISE

Oppenheim, Joanne.

Summary: The true-life story of Clara Breed, a librarian whose outreach efforts helped a group of Japanese-American children survive the persecutions of the American government during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.531 Oppenheim

Takiff, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5481 TAK

Tyler, Leslie J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crystal Pub. 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 940.544 TYL

Washburne, Seth P.

Summary: A highly-detailed history of the first, and arguably the best ever, Army troop carrier squadron in the South Pacific. The Thirsty 13th shows then-and-now aerial photos of all four U.S. camps, four main overseas camps, and three of four additional overseas camps; shows the airfields used, the aircraft by serial number, a complete roster, their missions, and what they did for fun. More than 2,000...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thirsty 13th LLC 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 WAS

Albertson, Bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 Albertson

Nez, Chester.

Summary: A retired Marine and Navajo Indian describes his experiences as one of twenty-nine top-secret code talkers during World War II and how his life growing up on the Checkerboard Area of the Navajo Reservation prepared him for his service.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 940.54 NEZ, CHESTER Nez

Andrade, Allan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tern Book Co. 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.545 AND

Maynard, Mary McKay.

Summary: In this luminous, courageous memoir of a wartime childhood behind enemy lines, Maynard recounts the two years her family spent hiding in the jungles of the Philippines after the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ISIS 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.5481 MAY

Garland, Joseph E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Protean Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5412 GAR

Burgett, Donald R. (Donald Robert)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.5421 BURGE

Marshall, Charles F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Louisiana State University Press 1998

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Winters, Richard D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press/Thomson/Gale 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.5421 WIN

Burgett, Donald R. (Donald Robert)

Summary: In December 1944, Hitler launched a desperate massive counterstrike at the Allies, with thirty-eight German divisions slamming through American lines. Then the 101st Airborne was thrown into the fight. Fresh from seventy-two brutal days of combat in Holland, with little food and ammunition, the Screaming Eagles struck back-and stunned the German forces. Then the real battle for the town of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.5421 BUR

Burgett, Donald R. (Donald Robert)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Presidio Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5421 BUR

Patton, George S. (George Smith)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.542 PAT

Spinelli, Angelo M.

Contents: Angelo Spinelli's narrative and photographs -- North Africa -- Captured! -- Stalag IIIB-Fürstenberg/Oder -- Stalag IIIA-Luckenwalde -- Liberation and home -- Civilian Spinelli and his photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fordham University Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5472 SPI

Megellas, James.

Summary: What World War II Lieutenant Megellas's memoir lacks in narrative force and elegance it makes up for in its unvarnished contribution to the historical record. Megellas was a senior at Ripon College in Ripon, Wis. during the Pearl Harbor attack; barely six months later, he had reported for duty and soon was enlisted in the storied 82nd Airborne Division. Landing in Italy on the eve of the Anzio...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5421 MEG

Dole, Robert J.

Summary: The former U.S. Senate Republican leader recounts his experiences of serving with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II, during which he suffered a dangerous wound that resulted in a three-year struggle for survival.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DOLE, BOB DOL

Makos, Adam.

Summary: Based on interviews with veterans and unpublished memoirs, tells the true stories of twenty marines during World War II, from the attacks on Pearl Harbor through Guadalcanal, Okinawa, and their return home after V-J Day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 MAK

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 MAK

Summary: Chronicles the remarkable story of the legendary alpine fighting force known as the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division. Their claim to fame began during World War II when the U.S. Army advanced on the Germans who were entrenched in Italy's heavily fortified mountaintops. After losing 15,000 soldiers attempting to capture this critical high ground, the U.S. Army brass called up the 10th, and the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Janson Media 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV LAS

Lawson, Ted W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1943

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.544 LAW

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