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The bridges at Toko-ri

Author: James A Michener
Publisher: [New York] : Random House, 1953.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Young and innocent, they came to a place they had barely heard of, prepared for war. They were American fighter pilots, assigned to bomb a group of heavily defended bridges during the Korean War. Trained but frightened, facing an enemy they couldn't understand, and waging a war they had to win.
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Genre/Form: War fiction
Fiction
War stories
Novela
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997.
Bridges at Toko-ri.
[New York] Random House [1953]
(OCoLC)568758842
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James A Michener
ISBN: 0394417801 9780394417806
OCLC Number: 289004
Description: 146 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by James A. Michener.

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Young and innocent, they came to a place they had barely heard of, prepared for war. They were American fighter pilots, assigned to bomb a group of heavily defended bridges during the Korean War. Trained but frightened, facing an enemy they couldn't understand, and waging a war they had to win.

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