Rich Relations, The American Occupation Of Britain, 1942 - 1945

By: Reynolds, David

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555 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is price clipped. Crinkle to top spine tip. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Two American soldiers stationed in England were planning what to do with a weekend's leave. We gotta see Coventry, one of them said. They tell me a naked woman rides through the streets on a horse. His buddy was impressed. Yeah, let's go. I ain't seen a horse for years. That exchange may be apocryphal, but the story amused Winston Churchill in May 1943 and it encapsulates the British stereotype of the wartime americans-hedonistic, materialist, and high-tech. According to the contemporary cliche, the Yanks were oversexed, overpaid, overfed and over there...

Title: Rich Relations, The American Occupation Of Britain, 1942 - 1945

Author Name: Reynolds, David

Categories: History, World War II,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1995

ISBN Number: 0679421610

ISBN Number 13: 9780679421610

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 8194

Keywords: World War II,