WorldCat Identities

Crossman, Melville 1902-1979

Overview
Works: 8 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  History  Aviation films  Spy films  Screenplays 
Roles: Author of screenplay
Classifications: D743.23, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Melville Crossman
 
Most widely held works by Melville Crossman
A Yank in the R.A.F.( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
The Purple Heart( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of American flyers take part in the first U.S. air retaliation attack against Japan and crash-land into history's most astounding prisoner-of-war story. The "Doolittle Raiders" are put on trial in a Japanese civil court, not as P.O.W.s, but as criminals charged with murder. As this travesty of justice proceeds, the airmen realize that their only hope of avoiding execution is to reveal to their enemy captors the top-secret details of their flight to Japan: a choice between death and and betrayal of country
China girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of World War II, a newsreel cameraman and a Chinese woman with important military information are chased by the Japanese in Burma
China girl by Ben Hecht( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Purple Heart by Jerry Cady( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eagle flies again : screenplay( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thunder birds by Lamar Trotti( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thunder birds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place on the AGSIM campus in 1942 when it was an airbase for training international pilots for WWII. The plot is a wartime romance
 
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.26 for A Yank in ... to 0.78 for China girl ...)

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Languages
English (14)