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Castner's Cutthroats : saga of the Alaska Scouts / by Jim Rearden.

Rearden, Jim. (Author).

Summary:

A fictionized story of Alaska in World War II about famed Alaska Scouts under leadership of Colonel Castner.

Record details

  • ISBN: 093563293X
  • ISBN: 9780935632934
  • Physical Description: xv, 365 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Prescott, Ariz. : Wolfe Pub., 1990.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Maps on lining papers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Prologue -- Alaskans: Snowbound -- Rescued -- Combat intelligence platoon -- My birthright -- Islands mountainous, shores bold -- Regular roman candle -- Grandfather's bidarka -- Bidarka adventures -- Cavanaugh Lloyd, Cheechako -- Cavanaugh Lloyd, Sourdough -- Chief -- Johnny Blackwolf -- Will Rooney -- Silver Fox Will Rooney -- Indian Weather Rock -- War: War comes to Alaska -- Invasion -- Adak -- Amchitka -- Patrol of the Grunion -- Prisoners of the island -- Operation Aleut -- Return to Attu -- Bidarka kid -- Survival -- Escape from the island -- Battle of Attu -- Chief's stand -- Talky's War -- Campaign's end -- Epilogue -- Genesis of the novel, Castner's Cutthroats.
Subject: United States. Army. Alaskan Combat Intelligence Platoon > Fiction.
United States. Army. Alaskan Combat Intelligence Platoon > Registers.
World War (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Alaska > Fiction.
Military campaigns.
Alaska.
Genre: Fiction.
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Homer Public Library AK REARDEN (Text) 000146049 Alaskana -- Fiction Damaged -


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