The Resource Willard Garvey : An Epic Life, (electronic resource)

Willard Garvey : An Epic Life, (electronic resource)

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Willard Garvey : An Epic Life
Title
Willard Garvey
Title remainder
An Epic Life
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Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Maura McEnaney's fascinating and wide-ranging biography of businessman and entrepreneur Willard Garvey is, in many ways, a history of 20th-century America itself. Having come of age during the Dust Bowl, Garvey rode the rails during the height of the Great Depression to work in the California orchards made famous by The Grapes of Wrath. He sailed the Queen Mary to fight in World War II, and was one of the first three American officers in Berlin after its fall, subsequently attending the Potsdam Con
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
300
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS1
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
Willard Garvey : An Epic Life, (electronic resource)
Label
Willard Garvey : An Epic Life, (electronic resource)
Link
https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/NzE4MzI4NzM=
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Copyright; Title; Dedication; Contents; Prologue; Chapter 1. Epic on the Plains; Chapter 2. Down on the Farm; Chapter 3. Training Ground; Chapter 4. Recipe for War; Chapter 5. "We're in It. Let's Win It."; Chapter 6. A Lifetime Devotion; Chapter 7. Father and Son; Chapter 8. Our Fellow of Perpetual Motion; Chapter 9. Growing Up Garveys; Chapter 10. Wheat for Homes: Every Man a Capitalist; Chapter 11. The Doers and the Thinkers; Chapter 12. Don't Fence Me In; Chapter 13. Willard's Wichita; Chapter 14. Final Challenges; Endnotes; Index; Acknowledgements; About the Author
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ocn861559421
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (338 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780988655638
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) f861559421
  • (CaAE) f861559421

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