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Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II

Author: Charles Osgood
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Draws together humor from World War II, including humor pieces from "Stars and Stripes," classic lines from "Mister Roberts," excerpts from memoirs, essays, and classic graffiti.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Osgood
ISBN: 0786866616 9780786866618
OCLC Number: 45532422
Description: xviii, 188 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: A dictionary of American military slang, 1941-4 --
Boot camp --
Shipping out --
In the field, seas, and skies --
Mess and other grub --
R&R --
Army vs. Navy vs. Marines vs. Air Force vs. --
Accidental insubordination and other miscellaneous occurrences in the line of duty --
We have met the enemy --
USO and military shows --
Celebrities at the front --
Looking ahead.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood.
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Draws together humor from World War II, including humor pieces from "Stars and Stripes," classic lines from "Mister Roberts," excerpts from memoirs, essays, and classic graffiti.

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