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America goes to war. President Roosevelt's messages, the declarations of war, negotiations leading to war, official documents, events, a background for understanding how and why we went to war and what we are fighting for.

Author: Harold Lee Hitchens; American Theatre Wing War Service, Inc.
Publisher: Chicago, Columbia educational Books, ©1942.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Special edView all editions and formats
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Historical and political background information on the US entrance into World War II is interspersed with transcriptions of various contemporary government documents and speeches on the US entrance into World War II.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hitchens, Harold Lee.
America goes to war.
Chicago, Columbia educational Books, ©1942
(OCoLC)894752400
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Lee Hitchens; American Theatre Wing War Service, Inc.
OCLC Number: 2730475
Notes: At head of title: The American Theatre Wing War Service, inc.
Previously published under title: Dec. 7th 1941. America goes to war.
Blank pages for "Your personal record" (63 at end).
Description: 192, [63] pages including frontispiece, illustrations (including portraits, maps) diagram 19 cm
Contents: Background of War with Japan --
President Roosevelt's War Message --
The Nation Responds --
Text of War Resolution --
President's Message to the Japanese Emperor --
Secretary Hull's Statement --
Japanese Reply --
Prime Minister Churchill's Speech --
President's First War Report --
Background of War with Germany and Italy --
President's Second War Message --
Resolution on War with Germany and Italy --
Speeches of Hitler and Mussolini --
German War Declaration --
General Pershing Volunteers --
The Atlantic Charter --
Knox's Statement, Attack on Hawaii --
President Roosevelt's First White Paper --
President's Bill of Rights Address --
America's Interests in the Pacific --
Scene of Strife in the Pacific --
Capt. Colin P. Kelly Jr --
Japan's Pacific Bases --
Japan in the First World War --
Japan After the First World War --
The Defense of Wake Island --
Churchill's Address to Congress --
Roosevelt's Message to the Philippines --
Declaration of United Nations --
Allies' Southwest Pacific Command --
Message on the State of the Union --
Report on Pearl Harbor Attack --
[Your Personal Record. Relatives and Friends in the Army, Navy, or Marines ; Relatives and Friends in Defense Activities ; Autographs ; My Personal Record: What I Did, What I Said, What I Felt About the War]
Responsibility: Edited by Harold Lee Hitchens.

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Historical and political background information on the US entrance into World War II is interspersed with transcriptions of various contemporary government documents and speeches on the US entrance into World War II.

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