skip to content
Quaker service in modern war Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Quaker service in modern war

Author: Howard Eldred Kershner
Publisher: New York : Prentice-Hall, Inc., [1950] ©1950
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kershner, Howard Eldred, 1891-1990.
Quaker service in modern war.
New York, Prentice-Hall [1950]
(OCoLC)580583680
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Eldred Kershner
OCLC Number: 1185772
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 195 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. Our work begins --
2. Odyssey of a shipment of flour --
3. Refugees in Catalonia --
4. The good Samaritan --
5. The Burgos agreement --
6. Certain figures, techniques, frustrations and successes --
7. Pax colony --
8. Last days of the Spanish Republic --
9. The battle of Oran --
10. The battle of the stolen food --
11. Charges and counter-charges --
12. A difficult adjustment --
13. Émigrés --
14. Spain in June --
15. On mission to governments --
16. War --
17. Self-help and special projects --
18. Another mission to Spain --
19. A plea for amnesty --
20. Last surveys before temporary leave --
21. Satisfactions.
Responsibility: by Howard E. Kershner.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1185772> # Quaker service in modern war
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1185772" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Organization/international_commission_for_the_assistance_of_child_refugees> ; # International Commission for the Assistance of Child Refugees.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Place/spain> ; # Spain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204303> ; # Spain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_war_work_society_of_friends> ; # World War, 1939-1945--War work--Society of Friends
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123801> ; # Society of Friends
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> ; # Refugees
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352327> ; # Civilian war relief
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_civilian_relief> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Event/1936_1945> ; # 1936-1945
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352321> ; # Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/946.08/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1950" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/50628118> ; # Howard Eldred Kershner
    schema:datePublished "1950" ;
    schema:description "1. Our work begins -- 2. Odyssey of a shipment of flour -- 3. Refugees in Catalonia -- 4. The good Samaritan -- 5. The Burgos agreement -- 6. Certain figures, techniques, frustrations and successes -- 7. Pax colony -- 8. Last days of the Spanish Republic -- 9. The battle of Oran -- 10. The battle of the stolen food -- 11. Charges and counter-charges -- 12. A difficult adjustment -- 13. Émigrés -- 14. Spain in June -- 15. On mission to governments -- 16. War -- 17. Self-help and special projects -- 18. Another mission to Spain -- 19. A plea for amnesty -- 20. Last surveys before temporary leave -- 21. Satisfactions."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/148918168> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/580583680> ;
    schema:name "Quaker service in modern war"@en ;
    schema:productID "1185772" ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1185772> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Organization/international_commission_for_the_assistance_of_child_refugees> # International Commission for the Assistance of Child Refugees.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "International Commission for the Assistance of Child Refugees." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_civilian_relief> # World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/148918168#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_war_work_society_of_friends> # World War, 1939-1945--War work--Society of Friends
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--War work--Society of Friends"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> # Refugees
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123801> # Society of Friends
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Society of Friends"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204303> # Spain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Spain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352321> # Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1352327> # Civilian war relief
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilian war relief"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/50628118> # Howard Eldred Kershner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1891" ;
    schema:deathDate "1990" ;
    schema:familyName "Kershner" ;
    schema:givenName "Howard Eldred" ;
    schema:name "Howard Eldred Kershner" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/580583680>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Quaker service in modern war." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1185772> ; # Quaker service in modern war
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.