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Author Wein, Elizabeth, author.

Title A thousand sisters : the heroic airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II / Elizabeth Wein.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5449 WEI    Available
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Non-Fiction  New Shelf  YA 940.54494 WEI    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Young Adult, Non-Fiction  New Shelf  YA 940.54494 WEI    DUE 07-05-19
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Young Adult, On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hill Avenue Branch Young Adult, On Order.
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 388 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-368) and index.
Contents Battle cry: a prologue -- The future war -- The great patriotic war: the first year: 1941-1942 -- The great patriotic war: the second year: 1942-1943 -- The great patriotic war: the third and fourth years: 1943-1945 -- After the war.
Summary Documents the contributions of Soviet airwomen during World War II, examining the formation, obstacles, missions, and legacy of Russia's female combat pilot regiments.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Soviet -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Air pilots, Military.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Soviet.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female -- Juvenile literature.
Women air pilots -- Soviet Union -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Air pilots, Military -- Soviet Union -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1939-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1939-1945.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9780062453013 : $19.99
0062453017 : $19.99

 
    
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