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When books went to war: the stories that helped us win World War II

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Chronicles the joint effort of the U.S. government, the publishing industry, and the nation's librarians to boost troop morale during World War II by shipping more than one hundred million books to the front lines for soldiers to read during what little downtime they had.
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title_displayWhen books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II
title_fullWhen Books Went to War The Stories That Helped Us Win World War II
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II / Molly Guptill Manning
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II [electronic resource] / Molly Guptill Manning
When books went to war : the stories that helped us win World War II [electronic resource] Manning, Molly Guptill, 1980-
When books went to war [sound recording] : the stories that helped us win World War II / by Molly Guptill Manning
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World War, 1939-1945