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Author Nelson, Peter, 1953-

Title Left for dead [electronic resource] : a young man's search for justice for the USS Indianapolis / Peter Nelson ; with a preface by Hunter Scott.

Imprint New York : Delacorte Press, c2002.


Description 1 online resource (xx, 201 p., [16] p. of plates) : ill. (some col.), map.
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Summary Recalls the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis at the end of World War II, the navy cover-up and unfair court martial of the ship's captain, and how a young boy helped the survivors set the record straight fifty-five years later.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sailor -- Boy -- Background: the enemy -- Men -- Mission -- Sinking -- Ordeal -- Rescue -- Guilty -- Court-martial -- Price -- Boy's crusade -- Reckoning -- Exoneration.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Indianapolis (Cruiser) -- Juvenile literature.
McVay, Charles Butler, -1968 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Scott, Hunter, 1985- -- Juvenile literature.
Trials (Naval offenses) -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Juvenile literature.
Indianapolis (Cruiser)
McVay, Charles Butler, d. 1968 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Scott, Hunter, 1985-
Trials (Naval offenses)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Europe
McVay, Charles Butler, -1968. (OCoLC)fst01834107
Scott, Hunter, 1985- (OCoLC)fst00470498
Indianapolis (Cruiser) (OCoLC)fst00551171
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Military operations, Naval -- American. (OCoLC)fst01710245
Trials. (OCoLC)fst01156290
Trials (Naval offenses) (OCoLC)fst01156378
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1939 - 1945
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Nelson, Peter, 1953- Left for dead. New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, c2002 (DLC) 2001053774
ISBN 9780375890185 (electronic bk.)
0375890181 (electronic bk.)
Music No. EB00156306 Recorded Books

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