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The blitz : the British under attack

Author: Juliet Gardiner
Publisher: London : HarperPress, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using first-hand accounts from survivors, firefighters, stretcher-bearers and childhood evacuees, this book examines what it was like to live through a time when Britain's future hung precariously in the balance.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Juliet Gardiner
ISBN: 9780007240777 0007240775 9780007386611 0007386613
OCLC Number: 615830769
Description: xvi, 431 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Juliet Gardiner.

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From the author of `Wartime' and `The Thirties'comes an outstanding history of the most prolonged and devastating attack ever endured by Britain's civilian population - the Blitz.  Read more...

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