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Newsmap. Monday, August 31, 1942 : week of August 21 to August 28

Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts: New phase, Solomon Islands, Gilbert Islands, East Indies, China, Burma, Russia, Iraq and Iran, Mediterranean, Western Europe, Brazil.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Battle for the Hangchow-Nanchang Railway; Southern Russia.

Includes photographs: A Maori's best friend; Dive bomber tail brake; Vought-Sikorsky helicopter; Back from Dieppe; The run to Malta; Airborne command lands.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 31, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 149
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 31, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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Africa
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Australia/Oceania
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Central America and Caribbean
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Central Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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Europe
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Middle East
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North America
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South America
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South Asia
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Solomon Islands
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Kiribati - Gilbert Group Island Group
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China
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Myanmar
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Russia
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Iraq
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Iran
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Brazil
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New Guinea Island
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Germany
From August 21, 1942 to August 28, 1942
Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts: New phase, Solomon Islands, Gilbert Islands, East Indies, China, Burma, Russia, Iraq and Iran, Mediterranean, Western Europe, Brazil.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Battle for the Hangchow-Nanchang Railway; Southern Russia.

Includes photographs: A Maori's best friend; Dive bomber tail brake; Vought-Sikorsky helicopter; Back from Dieppe; The run to Malta; Airborne command lands.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 19"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1212.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | East Indies | Burma | Mediterranean | Western Europe
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 19
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60828416 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/19
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1014
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image