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The Resource A sailor's story, written and illustrated by Sam Glanzman ; foreword by Max Brooks ; introduction by Larry Hama ; afterword by Chuck Dixon

A sailor's story, written and illustrated by Sam Glanzman ; foreword by Max Brooks ; introduction by Larry Hama ; afterword by Chuck Dixon

Label
A sailor's story
Title
A sailor's story
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Sam Glanzman ; foreword by Max Brooks ; introduction by Larry Hama ; afterword by Chuck Dixon
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Legendary comic book artist Sam Glanzman draws upon his own experiences aboard a WWII destroyer in these gripping tales of Navy life, including a new 10-page story created for this edition. Recounted in graphic novel style, these dramatic adventures realistically depict a teenager's military career, from initiation and advancement through the ranks to tours of the Pacific and kamikaze attacks at the Battle of Okinawa. New introduction by Max Brooks, author of World War Z"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glanzman, Sam
Dewey number
940.54/5973092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Series statement
Dover comics & graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Glanzman, Sam
  • Stevens (Destroyer)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Sailors
  • Pacific Area
  • United States
Label
A sailor's story, written and illustrated by Sam Glanzman ; foreword by Max Brooks ; introduction by Larry Hama ; afterword by Chuck Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An unabridged republication of the following works originally published by Marvel Comics, New York: A Sailor's Story (1987) and A Sailor's Story, Book Two: Winds, Dreams, and Dragons (1989)"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn898158658
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 163 pages
Isbn
9780486798127
Lccn
2014049870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
Label
A sailor's story, written and illustrated by Sam Glanzman ; foreword by Max Brooks ; introduction by Larry Hama ; afterword by Chuck Dixon
Publication
Note
"An unabridged republication of the following works originally published by Marvel Comics, New York: A Sailor's Story (1987) and A Sailor's Story, Book Two: Winds, Dreams, and Dragons (1989)"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn898158658
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 163 pages
Isbn
9780486798127
Lccn
2014049870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)

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