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America goes to war, 1941

by Devaney, John.

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945.,
    • United States -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      Uses brief personal vignettes to pinpoint dramatic and significant events, concerning both political figures and ordinary people, during the first year of America"s involvement in World War II.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 184) and index.

      Statementby John Devaney.
      SeriesWorld War II series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769 .D48 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1881132M
      ISBN 100802769799, 0802769802
      LC Control Number90041739

        Archie Andrews and the gang have seen it all since the characters made their comics debut in , and now they're going back to their roots in a tale set in Riverdale during World War II. Written.   After the war, I learned that Hanns Scharff came to America and cooperated with Raymond F. Toliver on a book entitled The Interrogator. Scharff remained in America and became a well-known mosaic designer. His mosaics can be seen at Cinderella's Castle at Disney World in Florida, where five of them-each 15 by 10 feet-form a series of : James Ward Lee, Carolyn N. Barnes, Kent A. Bowman, Laura Crow.

      AMERICA GOES TO WAR Political Science DePaul University Fall Monday & Wednesday am— am Will Denton “The past is never dead. It’s not even past.” William Faulkner [“Requiem for a Nun”, ] “War is not an independent phenomenon, but a continuation of politics by other means.” Clausewitz.   The very hour that the United States entered World War II, Winston Churchill decided to invite himself to Washington, D.C. On December 8, , even as Franklin D. Roosevelt was delivering his.

      Available from another library. Quick Copy View. War was raging across the world. America’s possible role in that conflict was being hotly debated in the halls of Congress and across the country. For the first (and only) time in history, an American president was being inaugurated for a third term. And this particular president was both widely admired and widely hated.


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