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United States Army Service Forces Special Service Division

Overview
Works: 295 works in 475 publications in 1 language and 6,034 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Guidebooks  Census  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Military history  Posters  Sources 
Classifications: DS79, 956.7
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Most widely held works by United States
Instructions for American servicemen in Iraq during World War II by United States ( )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
?American success or failure in Iraq may well depend on whether the Iraqis like American soldiers or not.?. The U.S. military could certainly have used that bit of wisdom in 2003, as violence began to eclipse the Iraq War?s early successes. Ironically, had the Army only looked in its own archives, they would have found it?that piece of advice is from a manual the U.S. War Department handed out to American servicemen posted in Iraq back in 1943. The advice in Instructions for American Servicemen in Iraq during World War II, presented here in a new facsimile edition, retains a surprising, even h
The Battle of Britain by Frank Capra ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the Battle of Britain, and how the victory allowed British factories more time to manufacture and stockpile munitions
Prelude to war by Frank Capra ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While America sleeps, Japan & Germany slowly and methodically build their armies and launch their plans for global conquest"--Container
Yank; the Army weekly ( )
in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why we fight by Frank Capra ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Propaganda series produced by the United States government which documents the causes and exhorts Americans to support World War 2
The Battle of Russia ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the Russian defense against the Nazi invasion during World War II, focusing on the Battle of Stalingrad
The Nazis strike ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forms part of a series of films created to explain the necessity of the Second World War to the American people. Often using film footage from enemy sources, the series provides a compelling contemporary example of how motion pictures can be used as propaganda for the purpose of arousing a nation to fight. Shows Germany's preparation for war, its conquest of Austria and Czechoslovakia, and its attack on Poland
Divide and conquer ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Utilizing visceral newsreel footage and maps, the documentary chronicles Hitler's stunning sweep across Europe. We watch as the Nazis overcome Denmark and Norway, repel the British Army, and force France into a humiliating surrender. We discover how ground-breaking Nazi military tactics and the duplicity of traitors lead to the fall of the majority of Central Europe
The V-discs 1943-1947 by Frank Sinatra ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short guide to New Zealand by United States ( Book )
3 editions published between 1942 and 1944 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pocket guide to Egypt by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short guide to Iraq by United States ( Book )
2 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soldier art : prize winners in special services art contest by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pocket guide to Iran by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Negro soldier by Frank Capra ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ring of steel: short documentary on the types of arms the American soldier carries
16th census of the United States, 1940 : population, education, occupation and household relationship of males 18 to 44 years old by United States ( Book )
3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructions for American servicemen in Australia, 1942 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nearly 1 million American soldiers passed through Australia between 1942 and 1945 as part of America's strategy to recapture the Philippines and defeat Japan. They encountered a country full of reassuring similarities and strange differences
Pocket guide to New Caledonia by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pocket guide of uniform insignia : United States, British Empire, U.S.S.R., France, China, Poland by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Capra's WWII why we fight ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of the legendary Why We Fight propaganda series of seven informative films directed by the Frank Capra. This series was used in the early phases of the war to build morale among both soldiers and those left behind on the home front. Also included is the documentary The Negro Soldier intended to encourage racial tolerance and promote harmony after blacks were allowed to serve in the military
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Army Service Forces. Morale Service Division

controlled identity United States. Army. Services of Supply. Special Service Division

United States. Army Service Forces. Special Services Division
United States. Army Special Services
Languages
English (157)
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