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The Resource Don't you know there's a war on? : words and phrases from the World Wars, Nigel Rees

Don't you know there's a war on? : words and phrases from the World Wars, Nigel Rees

Label
Don't you know there's a war on? : words and phrases from the World Wars
Title
Don't you know there's a war on?
Title remainder
words and phrases from the World Wars
Statement of responsibility
Nigel Rees
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nigel Rees presents a nostalgic and witty guide to wartime catchphrases, from the now ubiquitous 'Keep calm and carry on' to lesser-known gems such as 'lions led by donkeys'. Including domestic phrases of the time, propaganda, and slang developed by soldiers abroad, it describes the provenance and notable uses of familiar phrases
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1944-
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Rees, Nigel
Dewey number
  • 828.9'1402
  • 828.91402
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Aphorisms and apothegms
  • English language
  • English language
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Literature
Label
Don't you know there's a war on? : words and phrases from the World Wars, Nigel Rees
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9781906388997
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781906388997
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Don't you know there's a war on? : words and phrases from the World Wars, Nigel Rees
Publication
Control code
9781906388997
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781906388997
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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