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The Resource Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II, edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood

Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II, edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood

Label
Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II
Title
Kilroy was here
Title remainder
the best American humor from World War II
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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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171122
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.53
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Osgood, Charles
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • American wit and humor
Target audience
adult
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the best American humor from World War II
Label
Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II, edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Control code
ocm45532422
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780786866618
Lccn
00054163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-7419
Label
Kilroy was here : the best American humor from World War II, edited and with an introduction by Charles Osgood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Control code
ocm45532422
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780786866618
Lccn
00054163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-7419

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