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Sergeant York : an American hero

Author: David D Lee
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of World War I hero Alvin C. York, discussing the Tennessee native's initial objection to the draft, his capture of 132 German soldiers, his discomfort with the fame he was accorded upon his return to the U.S., and his later work to bring schools and other services to his homeland.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alvin Cullum York; Alvin Cullum York; Alvin Cullum York; Alvin Cullum York; Alvin Cullum 1887-1964 York
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David D Lee
ISBN: 0813115175 9780813115177
OCLC Number: 10779862
Description: xiii, 162 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: David D. Lee.

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Traces the life of Alvin York, describes the World War I incident which made him a national hero, and examines how he coped with his newfound celebrity status.  Read more...

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