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LaGrange Park Public Library officials are brimming with curiosity on who dropped off a rare book stamped “Secret!” from notorious Nazi Commander Hermann Göring

Friends of Lester Public Library Book Sale in Two Rivers, Wisconsin

"Standing on a mountain of already donated volumes, an amiable barker calls for still more books from passers-by outside the New York Public Library on Fifth Avenue."

For books :)

For Books...

Book shopping, Chicago, Illinois-1940's

Book clasp.

Book cover,1343 Italian. Tempera on wood.

Curling up with a good book. Meribeth (American contortionists) 1950’s

Book Patrol's Five Book tribute to Banned Books Week http://bookpatrol.net/five-book-tribute-to-banned-books-week/

Wow! an early book vending machine

The real Laura Ingalls Wilder

A brief history of publishing

The lonely war of Hiroo Onoda, who spent decades fighting WW2 after the conflict had ended.

52 Powerful Photos Of Women

WW2: The League of German Girls/Maidens, was the girl's wing of the overall Nazi party youth movement, the Hitler Youth. It was the only female youth organization in Nazi Germany.

Guinness planned to advertise in Nazi Germany during the 1936 Olympics ("It's time for a Guiness")

Browning--Uncle Sam's Official Machine Gun c. 1918 by peacay, via Flickr

Paris after the liberation of the Nazis. August 1944 as seen through LIFE.

In harbor In harbor, circa August 1940, prior to installation of the rangefinders atop her tower and conning tower. This fine-pattern halftone was printed in a Spanish publication, circa 1941. It was provided by the U.S. Naval Attache, Madrid, whose stamp appears at left.

Jimmy Stewart’s original attempts to join the Army were rejected because he did not meet the height and weight requirements to become a fighter pilot. Unfazed by the setback, Stewart found an alternative route by joining the U.S. Air Corps, where he would quickly rise through the ranks and become a Colonel in just four years. He won virtually every Medal of Honor available, helped fly crucial missions in Nazi Germany and would later fly B-52 Bombers through Vietnam.