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Instructions for American servicemen in Britain 1942.

Instructions for American servicemen in Britain 1942.

Author: Bodleian Library.
Publisher: Oxford : Bodleian Library, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
These 'instructions' combine social and war history, a study of American and British life and humour with wartime nostalgia.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bodleian Library.
ISBN: 9781851240852 1851240853
OCLC Number: 232711975
Notes: Previous edition: 2004.
Description: 41 unnumbered pages ; 16 cm


In 1942 the United States War Department distributed a handbook to American Servicemen advising them on the peculiarities of the 'British, their country, and their ways'. By turns hilarious and  Read more...


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'a perfect gift book' - Independent Publisher's Catalogue 'this book is full of charm and highlights the poignant contrast between two very different attitudes to life' - Lincolnshire Echo 'On Read more...

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