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The Resource Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg

Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg

Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir
Title
Blue-eyed boy
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Robert Timberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life and long recovery of a Marine lieutenant who was severely burned by a Viet Cong land mine during the Vietnam War and returned home to face thirty-five painful operations and eventually tried out a new career as a journalist
Related
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.T6416
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall -- Short-Timer -- War Stories -- Sleepless Days, Sleepless Nights -- Janie -- "Where's the Burn?" -- Wasting Away in Yokohamaville -- Lynn -- The Skin Game -- Nut-Cutting Time (1) -- The Wichita Lineman -- Sylvia Samurai -- Nut-Cutting Time (2) -- Cub Reporter -- Grilling the Preacher -- Like a Marine to Mud -- The Knight Errant -- A Fish Story -- Scarsdale Galahad -- Kansas City Here I Come -- Red Chief -- Walking the Ground -- Punch-Drunk -- The Great Escape -- The Pink Bathrobe Year -- Anybody's Kid -- Breaking the Plane -- The Nieman Effect -- Ollie, Bud, and John -- The Banality of Evil -- The Private War of Ollie and Jim -- Five Characters in Search of an Author -- The Nightingale's Song -- Identity Crisis -- Talking the Talk -- The Crown Prince -- Hoosiers -- Stalking the Admiral -- Bud -- Call Ollie -- Friends in High Places -- The Kick-Ass Troubadour -- Lost -- Full Circle -- Highs and Lows -- Epilogue: The Footlocker
Control code
axis360bl2014028189
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101631409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0013957210
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall -- Short-Timer -- War Stories -- Sleepless Days, Sleepless Nights -- Janie -- "Where's the Burn?" -- Wasting Away in Yokohamaville -- Lynn -- The Skin Game -- Nut-Cutting Time (1) -- The Wichita Lineman -- Sylvia Samurai -- Nut-Cutting Time (2) -- Cub Reporter -- Grilling the Preacher -- Like a Marine to Mud -- The Knight Errant -- A Fish Story -- Scarsdale Galahad -- Kansas City Here I Come -- Red Chief -- Walking the Ground -- Punch-Drunk -- The Great Escape -- The Pink Bathrobe Year -- Anybody's Kid -- Breaking the Plane -- The Nieman Effect -- Ollie, Bud, and John -- The Banality of Evil -- The Private War of Ollie and Jim -- Five Characters in Search of an Author -- The Nightingale's Song -- Identity Crisis -- Talking the Talk -- The Crown Prince -- Hoosiers -- Stalking the Admiral -- Bud -- Call Ollie -- Friends in High Places -- The Kick-Ass Troubadour -- Lost -- Full Circle -- Highs and Lows -- Epilogue: The Footlocker
Control code
axis360bl2014028189
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101631409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0013957210
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

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      San Mateo, CA, US
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