A Pocket Guide To INDIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $17.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


013695: INDIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have several other language volumes in this WWII Military Personnel Pocket Guide Series available. Content Chapters include: Introduction * India and the Global War * Your First Impressions * The People of India * Getting Along With the People * The Country * The Government * India's Fighting Forces * Know Your Allies * Rank of Commissioned Officers * India at War * Health and Sanitary Conditions * Indian Currency * Do's and Don'ts * Hints on Pronouncing Hindustani * List of Most Useful Words and Phrases * Additional Words and Phrases.: 4.25 x 5.25 in.: 68 pages

Title: A Pocket Guide To INDIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

Author Name: War and Navy Departments

Categories: General, 20th Century, General,

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Binding: Pamphlet

Book Condition: Very Good

Store ID: 013695

Keywords: Wartime Languages History