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

By: War and Navy Departments

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013698: NORTH AFRICA. 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 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 * Three Years of Struggle * Springboard to Europe * We Were There Before * People of North Africa * The Bond of Islam * Political Divisions * Country of Contrasts * Town and Country * Dining With Moslems * Customs at Mealtime * Details of Native Dress * Shops and Markets * North African Social Life * Warning the Women * Study the Language * The Faith of Islam * Land of Living Saints * Rules for Health * Some General Rules * Check List of Do's and Don'ts * Other Arabic Phrases.: 4.25 x 5.25 in.: 44 pages

Title: A Pocket Guide To NORTH AFRICA: 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: 1942

Binding: Pamphlet

Book Condition: Very Good

Store ID: 013698

Keywords: Wartime Languages History