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Army and Navy Journal; United States at War, December 7, 1943 - December 7, 1944 by  Editor Leroy Whitman - First Edition - 1944 - from Dale Steffey Books and Biblio.co.uk

Army and Navy Journal; United States at War, December 7, 1943 - December 7, 1944

by Leroy Whitman, Editor

Condition: Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued


Washington, D.C.: Army and Navy Journal, Inc., 1944. Special edition of this WWII magazine, bound in dark blue cloth and title stamped in gilt front cover. The Presentation Copy of the Honorable Will H. Hays, his name stamped in gilt bottom edge front cover. Hays managed Warren G. Harding's successful campaign for the Presidency of the U.S. and was subsequently appointed Postmaster General. After a year in that position, he resigned to become most famously known as the first President of Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America (MPPDA), which under his guidance published a blacklist of actors and workers studios should not hire, inserted moral clauses into actors' contracts, and published an informal list of suggested guidelines for film producers. Book is Very Good, cloth lightly soiled, a few marginal pencil notations by Hays in margins of table of contents page, browning at edges . . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
  • Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005998
  • Title: Army and Navy Journal; United States at War, December 7, 1943 - December 7, 1944
  • Author: Leroy Whitman, Editor
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket, As Issued
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Army and Navy Journal, Inc.
  • Place: Washington, D.C.
  • Date published: 1944
  • Bookseller catalogs: U.S. History;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / United States / General;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall


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