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The Resource Books as weapons : propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II, John B. Hench

Books as weapons : propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II, John B. Hench

Label
Books as weapons : propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II
Title
Books as weapons
Title remainder
propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II
Statement of responsibility
John B. Hench
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
Dewey number
940.54/88673
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.P7
LC item number
E854 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Books as weapons : propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II, John B. Hench
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Books on the Normandy beaches -- Modernizing U.S. book publishing -- War changes everything, even books -- Publishers organize for war and plan for peace -- "Books are the most enduring propaganda of all" -- Seeking "an inside track to the world's bookshelves" -- "Everyone but the janitor" selected the books -- Books to pacify and reeducate the enemy -- Making the "nice little books" -- Liberating Europe with books -- The rise and fall of the United States International Book Association -- The empire strikes back -- Books for occupied Germany and Japan -- Epilogue : American books abroad after 1948
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780801448911
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009048122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn467360818
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649541759
Label
Books as weapons : propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II, John B. Hench
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Books on the Normandy beaches -- Modernizing U.S. book publishing -- War changes everything, even books -- Publishers organize for war and plan for peace -- "Books are the most enduring propaganda of all" -- Seeking "an inside track to the world's bookshelves" -- "Everyone but the janitor" selected the books -- Books to pacify and reeducate the enemy -- Making the "nice little books" -- Liberating Europe with books -- The rise and fall of the United States International Book Association -- The empire strikes back -- Books for occupied Germany and Japan -- Epilogue : American books abroad after 1948
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780801448911
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009048122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn467360818
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649541759

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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