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

By: War and Navy Departments

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013696: SYRIA. 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. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the second 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 * Ancient Land - Holy Land * The Syrians * The Arabic Language * Getting Along With the Syrians * Climate and Sanitary Conditions * Currency, Weights, and Measures * Some Important Do's and Don'ts * Hints on Pronouncing Arabic * Useful Words and Phrases * A Glossary.: 4.25 x 5.25 in.: 63 pages

Title: A Short Guide To SYRIA: 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: 013696

Keywords: Wartime Languages History