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

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

Label
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
Author
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manning, Molly Guptill
Dewey number
028/.90973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Books and reading
  • Publishers and publishing
  • American literature
  • War in literature
Label
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning, (bookclub kit)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A phoenix will rise -- $85 worth of clothes, but no pajamas -- A landslide of books -- New weapons in the war of ideas -- Grab a book, Joe, and keep goin' -- Guts, valor, and extreme bravery -- Like rain in the desert -- Censorship and FDR's F -- th T- -- m -- German's surrender and the godforsaken islands -- Peace at least -- Damned average raisers
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780544570405
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014033571
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn884299002
  • (OCoLC)884299002
Label
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II, Molly Guptill Manning, (bookclub kit)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A phoenix will rise -- $85 worth of clothes, but no pajamas -- A landslide of books -- New weapons in the war of ideas -- Grab a book, Joe, and keep goin' -- Guts, valor, and extreme bravery -- Like rain in the desert -- Censorship and FDR's F -- th T- -- m -- German's surrender and the godforsaken islands -- Peace at least -- Damned average raisers
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780544570405
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014033571
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn884299002
  • (OCoLC)884299002

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