WorldCat Identities

Devereux, James P. S. (James Patrick Sinnott) 1903-1988

Overview
Works: 11 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 351 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: D767.99.W3, 940.542
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James P. S Devereux
 
Most widely held works by James P. S Devereux
The story of Wake Island by James P. S Devereux( Book )

15 editions published between 1947 and 1997 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by James P. S Devereux( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics include Devereux's early life, family, education, and early service in the Marine Corps; Japanese capture of Wake Island at the outset of World War II and Devereux's subsequent experience as a prisoner of war; pre-war Marine duty in Peking, China; resumption of Marine Corps duties from 1945 to 1948; campaigns and service as a four term Congressman (1951-1959); official travel; unsuccessful run for governor in 1958; duties as Baltimore County public safety director under county executive Spiro Agnew and characterization of Agnew; and activities after retirement, particularly horse breeding
Brigadier General James P.S. Devereux, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired) by James P. S Devereux( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by James P. S Devereux( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics include Devereux's career as a Marine, particularly during World War II and experiences as a Japanese prisoner of war
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.38 for The story ... to 0.99 for Oral histo ...)

Alternative Names
Devereux, James Patrick Sinnott 1903-

James Devereux US-amerikanischer Brigadegeneral

James Patrick Sinnott Devereux

Languages
English (24)