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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.53 GRA

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

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

Takiff, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5486 MAR

Winters, Richard D.

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Albertson, Bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 Albertson

Patton, George S. (George Smith)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1995

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2 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

Hirsh, Michael

Summary: At last, the everyday fighting men who were the first Americans to know the full and horrifying truth about the Holocaust share their astonishing stories. Here we meet the brave souls who--now in their eighties and nineties--have chosen at last to share their stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 HIR

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

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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Lawson, Ted W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1943

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

Sledge, E.B

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A former member of the First Marine Division gives a front line description of two World War II Pacific campaigns.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Presidio Press 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.5426 SLE

Winters, Richard D.

Summary: They were called Easy Company, but their mission was never easy. Immortalized as the Band of Brothers, they suffered 150% casualties while liberating Europe, an unparalleled record of bravery under fire. Dick Winters was their commander, and this is his story based on his wartime diary. Only Winters was present from the activation of Easy Company until the war's end. On D-Day, Dick Winters...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Caliber 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.542 Winters

Rasmussen, Randall L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sunstone Press 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.547 Rasmussen

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lambert, Ray (Arnold Ray)

Summary: "Seventy-five years ago, he hit Omaha Beach with the first wave. Now Ray Lambert, ninety-eight years old, delivers one of the most remarkable memoirs, a tour-de-force of remembrance evoking his role as a decorated World War II medic who risked his life to save the heroes of D-Day."--Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Fry, Varian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Johnson Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 FRY