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United States Army Service Forces

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Works: 785 works in 1,004 publications in 2 languages and 5,769 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Historical films  Nonfiction films  Handbooks and manuals  War films  Military history  Propaganda films  Internet videos  Art 
Classifications: D810.L642, 355.0097309044
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Logistics in World War II : final report of the Army Service Forces : a report to the Under Secretary of War and the Chief of Staff by the Director of the Service, Supply, and Procurement Division, War Department General Staff by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The after-action report of the vast logistics undertaking by the ASF headquarters both in the zone of interior and in distant theaters during World War II, considered to be a logistician's war. The work covers what was done, how it was done, the problems and their solutions, and the successes and failures, ending with key lessons for future application. The report provides insights into methods and practices to achieve logistics readiness, and serves as an invaluable reference source for those researching the logistical dimension stretching from the factory floor to the foxhole
The Battle of China by Frank Capra( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sixth film illustrates Japan's occupation of China, including Madame Chiang Kai-Shek's stirring address before Congress, the rape of Nanking, the great 2,000-mile migration, and Claire Chenault's Flying Tigers."--Container
The chaplain serves : a narrative and factual report covering the activity of the Chaplain Corps, as coordinated by the Chief of Chaplains, for the calendar year 1943 by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

5 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

3 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Russia by Frank Capra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. 1 begins with a history of invasions of Russia since the 13th century, followed by a discription of its natural resources and peoples. A history of World War II in Europe, including the invasion of Russia, up to December 1941 is given. Pt. 2 shows the attacks on Moscow, Leningrad and Stalingrad and the Russian defense against the Nazis invasion up through 1943
Frank Capra's Prelude to war by Frank Capra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1942 and 1998 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The first film] recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The second film documents the relentless advance of Germany's mighty military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims into submission with their blitzkrieg tactics and spread like a cancer through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland."--Container
Leadership and the Negro soldier by United States( Book )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook: Japan by United States( Book )

12 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report by United States( )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-induction training in vocational schools, vocational departments and trade schools by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World war II why we fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War comes to America covers the shifting opinion in the US towards siding with the Allies against the Axis until the attack on Pearl Harbor, leading American into full scale involvement. Prelude to war was a US Army training film during WWII before theatrical release. It compares the 'free' and 'slave' worlds and the development of dictatorships in Italy, Germany and Japan. Also included are the rise of antimilitarism and isolationism in the US, plus enemy propaganda. The Nazis strike displays German's acts of diplomatic and military aggression. Learn of the Nazi's consistent underhanded violation of every promise of peace and its exploitation of their foes attempts of appeasement until the invasion of Poland in September of 1939. Divid and conquer chronicles the English and French declarations of war against Germany to the conquest of France by the Nazi. Learn how a combination of innovative Nazi tactics and the acts of traitors allowed for the conquest of most of Europe
Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manpower utilization : report on work measurement( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First aid for soldiers by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

5 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook by United States( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil affairs handbook( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Frank Capra's Prelude to war
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Army. Services of Supply

controlled identityUnited States. War Department

A.S.F. (United States)

Army Service Forces United States

ASF (United States)

États-Unis Army Service

États-Unis Services of Supply

États-Unis. War Dept. Army Service

États-Unis. War Dept. Services of Supply

Sjedinjene Američke Države. Army Service Forces

United States Army Service

United States Army Service Forces

United States Headquarters

United States Services of Supply

United States. War Department. Army Service Forces

United States. War Dept. Army Service

United States. War Dept. Army Service Forces

United States. War Dept. Services of Supply

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English (129)

French (1)

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