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Author Calvert, James F., 1920-2009.

Title Silent running: my years on a World War II attack submarine [Hoopla electronic resource].

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 01 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Kevin Patrick.
Summary In this riveting personal account, an authentic American hero relives the perils and triumphs of eight harrowing patrols aboard one of America's most successful WWII submarines. Courageous deeds and terror-filled moments as well as the endless maintenance work are vividly recalled in Calvert's candid portrait. But Silent Running is more than a masterful collection of war stories. The greatest drama takes place within Jim Calvert himself, as his values, his training, and his courage are put to the test daily, both at sea and ashore. He must come to terms with a forbidden love, overcome fear and self-doubt, cope with the loss of comrades, and face the constant reality that each and every day at sea might be his last.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Calvert, James F., 1920-2009.
Jack (Submarine : SS-259)
Haddo (Submarine : SS-255)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine. -- Sound recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American. -- Sound recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives. -- Sound recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area. -- Sound recordings.
Sailors -- United States -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
United States. Navy -- Biography.
Added Author Beach, Edward L. (Edward Latimer), 1918-2002.
Patrick, Kevin. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781481577533 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1481577530 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10025758
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