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Author Nelson, Peter, 1953-

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

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, c2002.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Young Adult, Non-Fiction    YA 940.54 NEL    Missing
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 940.54 NEL    Available
Description xx, 201 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), 1 map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-196) and index.
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.
Subject McVay, Charles Butler, d. 1968 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Scott, Hunter, 1985- -- Juvenile literature.
McVay, Charles Butler, d. 1968 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Scott, Hunter, 1985-
Indianapolis (Cruiser) -- Juvenile literature.
Indianapolis (Cruiser)
Trials (Naval offenses) -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Juvenile literature.
Trials (Naval offenses)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
ISBN 0385729596 : $15.99
0385900333 (GLB)

 
    
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