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1943 US Army Technical Manual TM 30-333 "Chinese: A Guide to the Spoken Language"
ARTIFACT: This is a 1943 copy of the United States Army Technical Manual TM 30-333 entitled "Chinese: A Guide to the Spoken Language". It covers many useful Chinese words and phrases and has examples of the Chinese characters found on road signs. This booklet has some black-and-white illustrations to accompany the instructional text.
VINTAGE: Published 1943.
SIZE: 62 pages plus two blank Notes pages; approximately 5-1/4" in height and 4-1/2" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Oaktag cover; paper.
ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.
MARKINGS: U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1943 O-538796.
ITEM NOTES: The manual you receive will either be the one pictured or one in similar condition. This is from a WWII United States Army Technical Manual collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. nwph VEX06 LBHX3/14
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The book has little wear and some minor discoloration cover only.