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The Resource The word at war : World War Two in 100 phrases, Philip Gooden and Peter Lewis

The word at war : World War Two in 100 phrases, Philip Gooden and Peter Lewis

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The word at war : World War Two in 100 phrases
Title
The word at war
Title remainder
World War Two in 100 phrases
Statement of responsibility
Philip Gooden and Peter Lewis
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Language
eng
Summary
This title explores 100 phrases spawned and popularised in the lead-up and during the conflict of World War Two. Substantial essays explore and explain the derivations of, and the stories behind, popular terms and phraseology of the period, including wartime speeches (and the words of Churchill, Hitler and FDR); service slang; national stereotypes; food and drink; and codewords
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StDuBDS
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Gooden, Philip
Dewey number
  • 940.5'31
  • 940.531
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Lewis, Peter
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Warfare and Defence
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The word at war : World War Two in 100 phrases, Philip Gooden and Peter Lewis
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781472922489
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781472922489
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The word at war : World War Two in 100 phrases, Philip Gooden and Peter Lewis
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781472922489
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781472922489
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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