Two down and one to go (War Department Pamphlet No. 21-31)

By: [Szyk, Arthur]

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Washington D. C. U.S. Government Prining Office, (1945). First edition. 4.25x5.25", Softcover. 26pp. Original stapled wraps, illustrated with a reproduction of a caricature by Arthur Szyk of Hitler, Mussolini, and Emperor Hirohito. Szyk crossed out the faces of Hitler and Mussolini with red X's, hence the title that only Japan remains left to be beaten. Illustrated inside with six partly colored reproductions of drawings by unknown artists. Explaining the reasoning and plan to invade Japan after VE Day, and the options and opportunities for servicemen and women once the war ends. Interestingly, the date printed in the pamphlet is 28 April 1945, two days prior to Hitler's suicide.
Inside rear cover: "A copy of will be distributed to each individual in the Army of the United States concurrently or immediately after the showing of the W.D. Film "Two Down and One to Go"" No distribution will be made to individuals prior to the showing of the above mentioned film."
CONDITION: Very good; light wear to covers, with some light blurring of the text at upper left front.

Title: Two down and one to go (War Department Pamphlet No. 21-31)

Author Name: [Szyk, Arthur]

Edition: 1st ed

Created: 1945

Country of Origin: USA

Location Published: Washington DC, War Department: 1945

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 12mo

Type: Book

Categories: Illustrated Books, Ephemera, War / Military History

Seller ID: s221017e

Keywords: army, ephemera, illustrated books, military history, war, world war 2, world war ii