No Surrender

A World War II Memoir
Sheeran, James (Book - 2011)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
No Surrender
 Add a Comment  Add Tags


Item Details

The Nazis caught him, but they couldn't hold him-a gripping WWII memoir from a D-Day paratrooper and American hero. A paratrooper in the 101st Airborne, James Sheeran was just a kid when he floated into Normandy on D-Day-only to be captured soon afterward by the Germans. Escaping from a POW train bound for Germany, Sheeran traveled behind enemy lines in France, eventually fighting alongside the French Resistance. After hooking up with Patton's advancing army, he fought admirably in Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge, and was ultimately awarded the Bronze Star, a Purple Heart, and the Chevalier of the Order of the Legion of Honor. Sheeran's breathtaking chronicle of his capture, daring escape, fierce guerilla resistance, and valor under fire is an unforgettable testament to the spirit of the American soldier.
Authors: Sheeran, James
Title: No surrender
a World War II memoir
Publisher: New York : Berkley Caliber, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: vii, 311 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm
Statement of Responsibility: James J. Sheeran
Notes: Includes index
ISBN: 0425239586
Branch Call Number: 940.541273092 S5418n 2011
Subject Headings: Escapes France History 20th century World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, German Prisoners of war United States Biography Prisoners of war Germany Biography United States. Army Parachute troops Biography World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns France World War, 1939-1945 Underground movements France World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, American Sheeran, James
Topical Term: Escapes
World War, 1939-1945
Prisoners of war
Prisoners of war
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
LCCN: 2010027881
MARC Display»


From Library Staff

The Nazis caught him, but they couldn't hold him-a gripping WWII memoir from a D-Day paratrooper and American hero.

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.


Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at MCL


Powered by BiblioCommons.
app11 Version Borgsjo Last updated 2014/10/29 13:43