The Resource A hero perished : the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick, edited by Paul Baender, (electronic resource/)

A hero perished : the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick, edited by Paul Baender, (electronic resource/)

Label
A hero perished : the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick
Title
A hero perished
Title remainder
the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul Baender
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Hero Perished tells Nile Kinnicks story. This grandson of an Iowa governor, the son of parents who disciplined him to strive for his measure of greatness, became a Heisman Trophy winner and national celebrity through a combination of talent and circumstance. Following his college successes, Kinnick began legal study to prepare for a political career, but with the approach of war he entered the Navy Air Corps to refashion himself as a fighter pilot. Assigned to the carrier USS Lexington on its premier cruise, he took off in a defective plane & mdash;and his death shocked a nation grown
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 796.332/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV939.K44
LC item number
A3 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A hero perished : the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick, edited by Paul Baender, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=21937
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Preface; The Letters; The Diary; Introduction to the Diary; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Notes to the Diary
Control code
ocm44959243
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed., 1991.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A hero perished : the diary and selected letters of Nile Kinnick, edited by Paul Baender, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=21937
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Preface; The Letters; The Diary; Introduction to the Diary; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Notes to the Diary
Control code
ocm44959243
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed., 1991.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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