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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division.
Instructions for American servicemen in Iraq during World War II.
Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2007
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John A Nagl; United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division.
|Notes:||"Pages 1-44 of this book are a facsimile of a "pocket guide" prepared by the Special Service Division of the Army Service Forces, United States Army in 1943."|
|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 44 p.) : ill., map.|
|Contents:||What is this Iraq? --
Meet the people --
The country --
The Moslems --
Iraqi customs and manners --
The language --
Climate and health --
Currency, weights and measures --
Some important do's and don'ts --
Hints on pronouncing Arabic --
Useful words and phrases.
|Responsibility:||[Special Service Division of the Army Service Forces] ; with a new foreword by John A. Nagl.|
"You will enter Iraq both as a soldier and as an individual, because on our side a man can be both a soldier and an individual. That is our strength - if we are smart enough to use it. It can be our