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Chewing gum, candy bars, and beer : the Army PX in World War II

Author: James J Cooke
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Veterans of WWII have long sung the praises of the PX - a little piece of home in far-flung corners of the world. This title presents the story of the Army Exchange System. It traces the evolution of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cooke, James J.
Chewing gum, candy bars, and beer.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009031957
(OCoLC)318878432
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James J Cooke
ISBN: 9780826272027 0826272029 0826218679 9780826218674
OCLC Number: 646066433
Description: 1 online resource (186 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: James J. Cooke.

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"A lively, well-researched and important book that adds much to our understanding of the American war effort in World War II. This book will stand the test of time as the definitive study of the Army Read more...

 
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