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War posters, American
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Map, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||United States. Army. Services of Supply. Special Service Division,|
|Notes:||World map showing countries belonging to the United Nations, Axis and Axis-occupied areas, countries that broke relations with Axis, countries that maintain relations with both United Nations and Axis, and Vichy France.
Shows military activity for the week of August 7 to August 14, 1942.
"Volume 1, no. 17."
The War fronts, text keyed to world map: 1. Solomon Islands -- 2. New Guinea -- 3. Aleutians -- 4. China -- 5. India -- 6. Western Europe -- 7. Yugoslavia -- 8. Mediterranean -- 9. Russia.
Includes 3 ancillary maps: [Solomon Islands region showing battle locations] -- Scene of Chetnik operations [showing 1938 boundary of Yugoslavia and Nazi-occupied areas] -- Russian front [showing Nazi-occupied area and battle locations].
Includes 9 photographs: View of Tulagi -- Sniper suit [camouflaged U.S. soldier] -- German fighter [2 photos of captured Focke Wulf 190 plane] -- A traitor covers up [Max Stephan convicted of treason] -- Facing the Nazis [Soviet heavy artillery] -- Club for U.S. forces on London [3 photos of "Washington" social club for U.S. military in London].
On verso: British battle dress. Includes 6 photographs and 4 drawings with accompanying text.
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office: 1942 -- 469049."
|Description:||1 map : color ; 48 x 103 cm, on sheet 89 x 119 cm|
|Cartographic Mathematical Data:||Scale not given ;; Means modified Van der Grinten projection; (W 180Â°--E 180Â°/N 85Â°--S 60Â°).|
|Other Titles:||Monday, August 17, 1942 :|
|Responsibility:||prepared and distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Services of Supply.|