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The Resource When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning

When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning

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When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II
Title
When books went to war
Title remainder
the stories that helped us win World War II
Statement of responsibility
Molly Guptill Manning
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the joint effort of the U.S. government, the publishing industry, and the nation's librarians to boost troop morale during World War II by shipping more than one hundred million books to the front lines for soldiers to read during what little downtime they had
Cataloging source
DLC
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1980-
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Manning, Molly Guptill
Dewey number
028/.90973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Books and reading
  • Publishers and publishing
  • American literature
  • War in literature
  • HISTORY / Military / World War II
  • HISTORY / Military / Veterans
  • HISTORY / Military / United States
Label
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-260) and index
Control code
BK0015307005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780544535022
Lccn
2014033571
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-260) and index
Control code
BK0015307005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780544535022
Lccn
2014033571
Other physical details
illustrations

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