The Resource Guadalcanal diary, by Richard Tregaskis

Guadalcanal diary, by Richard Tregaskis

Label
Guadalcanal diary
Title
Guadalcanal diary
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Tregaskis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Guadalcanal Diary" is a classic of war reportage. In the first American offensive of World War II, Tregaskis went ashore with the Marines at Guadalcanal on August 7, 1942 and stayed with them for the next six weeks while they fought for survival against the Japanese
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1916-1973
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Tregaskis, Richard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
D767.98
LC item number
.T7
Literary form
non fiction
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Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
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  • United States
  • United States
  • World War
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military campaigns
  • Solomon Islands
Label
Guadalcanal diary, by Richard Tregaskis
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Note
  • Maps on lining-papers
  • "First printing."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approach, July 26-August 6 -- Landing, August 7-August 8 -- Contact, August 9-August 13 -- Expedition to Matanikau, August 14-August 20 -- Tenaru Front, August 21-August 22 -- Bombardment, August 23-September 6 -- Battle of the ridge, September 7-September 24 -- Bomber to Bougainville, September 25-September 26
Extent
5 preliminary leaves,263 pages, [16] pages of plates : $b illustrations, maps, portraits ; $c 21 cm
Lccn
43051006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy 1 has author’s autograph presentation copy to Mugar Memorial Library, Boston University, dated December 5, 1966 ; gift of the author ; copy 2 inscribed to "Mary Lou from Poppy" ; from the Library of Richard Tregaskis ; xerox copy of dust jacket ; gift of Moana Tregaskis.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00397106
  • (OCoLC)ocm00397106
Label
Guadalcanal diary, by Richard Tregaskis
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Note
  • Maps on lining-papers
  • "First printing."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approach, July 26-August 6 -- Landing, August 7-August 8 -- Contact, August 9-August 13 -- Expedition to Matanikau, August 14-August 20 -- Tenaru Front, August 21-August 22 -- Bombardment, August 23-September 6 -- Battle of the ridge, September 7-September 24 -- Bomber to Bougainville, September 25-September 26
Extent
5 preliminary leaves,263 pages, [16] pages of plates : $b illustrations, maps, portraits ; $c 21 cm
Lccn
43051006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy 1 has author’s autograph presentation copy to Mugar Memorial Library, Boston University, dated December 5, 1966 ; gift of the author ; copy 2 inscribed to "Mary Lou from Poppy" ; from the Library of Richard Tregaskis ; xerox copy of dust jacket ; gift of Moana Tregaskis.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00397106
  • (OCoLC)ocm00397106

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