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Frozen in time : an epic story of survival and a modern quest for lost heroes of World War II / Mitchell Zuckoff.

Zuckoff, Mitchell. (Author).
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  • 14 of 16 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at York County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
York - Fort Mill Branch 940.544 ZUCKOFF (Text) 33205010558407 Adult Nonfiction Available -
York - Lake Wylie Branch 940.544 ZUCKOFF (Text) 33205010507339 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780062133434 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9780062133403 (sc)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 391 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, c2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Duck -- Greenland -- "A mother that devours her children" -- Flying in milk -- The duck hunter -- A shallow turn -- Man down -- A light in the darkness -- The holy grail -- Short snorters -- Frozen tears -- "Don't try it" -- "MOs--Quick!" -- Taps -- Glacier worms -- Shooting out the lights -- Snublebluss -- Outwitting the Arctic -- Shitbags -- Dumbo on ice -- Iceholes -- Crossed wires -- The Ten-meter anomaly -- "Some plan in this world" -- Down to the wire -- After Greenland.
Summary, etc.: In this thrilling, true-life adventure, Mitchell Zuckoff offers a spellbinding account of a November 1942 B-17 search-and-rescue mission -- the harrowing crashes and the fate of the survivors and their would-be saviors at the Greenland Ice Cap. The author also recounts the efforts of the Coast Guard and North South Polar Inc. in 2012 to recover the remains of its crew.
Subject: United States. Army Air Forces > Search and rescue operations.
World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American.
Aircraft accidents > Greenland.
Greenland > Search and rescue operations.

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