Army & Navy: Theory, Practice

A useful book, published last September, has done well despite its lung-squeezing title: How to Get a Rating or Commission in the Army * Navy * Coast Guard * Marines * Merchant Marine. Inducted into the Army Air Forces last August, Author Bernard Galkin is doing nicely too. By last week had acquired a title for himself: private first class.

...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!