1941: Texas Goes to War

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This book is a collection of essays discussing the role of Texans in World War II. It examines both the Texas soldiers fighting in the European and Pacific theaters as well as the Texans on the Homefront. The essays describe both the military and social aspects of the war. Index starts on page 241.

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vii, 244 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Lee, James Ward; Barnes, Carolyn N.; Bowman, Kent A. & Crow, Laura 1991.

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Description

This book is a collection of essays discussing the role of Texans in World War II. It examines both the Texas soldiers fighting in the European and Pacific theaters as well as the Texans on the Homefront. The essays describe both the military and social aspects of the war. Index starts on page 241.

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vii, 244 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Texas History Collection

Drawn from collections at the UNT Libraries and various partners, these materials about Texas history include artifacts, books, documents, manuscripts, photographs, maps, letters, and more.

World War Two Collection

The World War Two Collection contains materials that focus on the World War II era, 1939-1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

University of North Texas Press

The University of North Texas Press was founded in 1987 and published its first book in 1989. Though it is the newest university press in North Texas it has quickly become a leading press with the most titles in print (more than 300) and published (15 to 16 each year).

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  • 1991

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  • 1917 - 1950~

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  • Aug. 31, 2010, 10:25 p.m.

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Lee, James Ward; Barnes, Carolyn N.; Bowman, Kent A. & Crow, Laura. 1941: Texas Goes to War, book, 1991; Denton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc28326/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Press.