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The Resource Helluva town : the story of New York City during World War II, Richard Goldstein

Helluva town : the story of New York City during World War II, Richard Goldstein

Label
Helluva town : the story of New York City during World War II
Title
Helluva town
Title remainder
the story of New York City during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Richard Goldstein
Title variation
Hell of a town
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldstein, Richard.
Dewey number
974.7/041
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.G64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • City and town life
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Helluva town : the story of New York City during World War II, Richard Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
THE THREAT. Worlds of tomorrow -- Peal Harbor Sunday -- December jitters -- In the event of an air raid... -- Nazis in New York -- The British, the Russians, and the Doll-Lady spy -- THE HARBOR. Shipping out -- The Great Navy Yard -- The Normandie ablaze -- The port imperiled -- From Europe's shores -- THE UNIFORMS. Campus navies -- The Coast Guard in Brooklyn -- Army cameras in Queens -- THE STAGE. Voices of democracy -- Hearts at the stage door canteen -- Lunchtime follies -- Irving Berlin's army -- Moss Hart's airmen -- Beautiful mornin' and sailors on the town -- THE NIGHT. Times Square in shadow -- The Latin beat -- Cafe society -- THE TENSIONS. The Fuehrer of Yorkville -- The Catholics and the Jews -- Harlem seethes -- The riot of '43 -- THE HOMECOMING. The miracle drug -- "Don't stare and don't ask questions" -- Colonel Smith's last mission -- "For a worthy cause" -- Finale for La Guardia -- Epilogue: world capital
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 321 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416589969
Lccn
2009-051105
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000764364
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555361
  • (OCoLC)ocm424555361
  • 4433-14260
  • (OCoLC)424555361
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555361
  • (OCoLC)424555361
Label
Helluva town : the story of New York City during World War II, Richard Goldstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
THE THREAT. Worlds of tomorrow -- Peal Harbor Sunday -- December jitters -- In the event of an air raid... -- Nazis in New York -- The British, the Russians, and the Doll-Lady spy -- THE HARBOR. Shipping out -- The Great Navy Yard -- The Normandie ablaze -- The port imperiled -- From Europe's shores -- THE UNIFORMS. Campus navies -- The Coast Guard in Brooklyn -- Army cameras in Queens -- THE STAGE. Voices of democracy -- Hearts at the stage door canteen -- Lunchtime follies -- Irving Berlin's army -- Moss Hart's airmen -- Beautiful mornin' and sailors on the town -- THE NIGHT. Times Square in shadow -- The Latin beat -- Cafe society -- THE TENSIONS. The Fuehrer of Yorkville -- The Catholics and the Jews -- Harlem seethes -- The riot of '43 -- THE HOMECOMING. The miracle drug -- "Don't stare and don't ask questions" -- Colonel Smith's last mission -- "For a worthy cause" -- Finale for La Guardia -- Epilogue: world capital
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 321 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416589969
Lccn
2009-051105
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000764364
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555361
  • (OCoLC)ocm424555361
  • 4433-14260
  • (OCoLC)424555361
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555361
  • (OCoLC)424555361

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