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|Genre/Form:||War posters, American
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Map, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Vaughn Shoemaker; United States. Army Service Forces.
|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.
Text keyed to world map: Axis hunts Shangri La -- Shadow on Australia -- New threat to China -- Gandhi still passive Mexico moves to brink -- More Yanks in Ireland -- U.S. gets Panama bases -- Spain would trade -- Island volcano erupts -- Axis people grumble -- Axis battles Chetniks -- Air travel curtailed -- Prinz Eugen torpedoed -- Attack on Kharkov -- Vichy downs RAF planes -- Africa drive hinted -- Malta counts bombings.
"Volume 1, no. 5."
Includes 12 photographs: [Brig. Gen.] Doolittle did much -- North American B-25 bomber -- Gandhi opposes [scorched earth policy] -- School of 'tin fish' ready for their deadly work -- Shell casings stacked in Moscow factory -- Catalinas from America keep an eye on the Mediterranean -- Rommel might move -- RAF salvages wrecked planes from desert [5 photos].
Includes 2 ancillary maps, "note on reverse display," and cartoon ill. "Spring Drive" by Vaughn Shoemaker caricaturing the German drive toward Moscow.
Ancillary maps: Burma Road [showing Japanese drives and pictorial relief] -- [Map of Europe and the Eastern Front overlaying a map of the United States. U.S. cities are shown in italics, European cities in capitals].
On verso [text and ill.]: Know your enemy : the Nazi Army. Includes 11 photographs with explanatory "details of equipment" for each: Supporting Fire -- Howitzer in Action -- Moving Up -- Mountain Troops -- Tank Destroyer -- Anti-Aircraft Alert -- No. 2 Man -- Quick Crossing -- Battle Practice -- Flame Thrower -- Mopping Up.
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office: 1942 - 451482."
|Description:||1 map : color ; 48 x 103 cm, on sheet 89 x 120 cm|
|Cartographic Mathematical Data:||Scale not given ;; Means modified Van der Grinten projection; (W 180Â°--E 180Â°/N 85Â°--S 60Â°).|
|Other Titles:||Monday, May 25, 1942 :|
|Responsibility:||distributed by Army Orientation Course.|
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Maps.
- Germany. -- Heer -- Pictorial works.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Burma Road (China and Burma) -- Maps.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front -- Maps.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Occupied territories -- Maps.
- Soldiers -- Germany -- Pictorial works.
- Burma Road (China and Burma) -- Maps.