skip to content
Go to it! : working for victory on the home front, 1939-1945 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Go to it! : working for victory on the home front, 1939-1945

Author: Asa Briggs; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Publisher: London : M. Beazley, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Looking back at the 20th century from the vantage point of the new millennium, this title is a story of those everyday men and women who made victory in Europe possible. Attention is placed on those that worked in factories and on the production lines, in dockyards and coal mines.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Asa Briggs; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
ISBN: 1840002336 9781840002331 184000262X 9781840002621
OCLC Number: 45172441
Notes: "Published in association with the Imperial War Museum"--Title page verso.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: 1. The war effort --
2. Waste not a minute --
3. In the fields --
4. Down the mines --
5. On the move --
6. Stitches in time --
7. Health and welfare --
8. Workers' playtime --
9. The young and the old --
10. Victory at last.
Responsibility: Asa Briggs.

Abstract:

A Second World War history book which focuses on the role played in the war effort by those who remained in Britain to work in areas such as dockyards, coalmines, farming, factories and production  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45172441> # Go to it! : working for victory on the home front, 1939-1945
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "45172441" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ea> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3901903152#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939-1945
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87005832> ; # World War, 1939-1945--War work--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355300> ; # War work
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.5341/e21/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/122881932> ; # Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108638711> ; # Asa Briggs
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:description "Looking back at the 20th century from the vantage point of the new millennium, this title is a story of those everyday men and women who made victory in Europe possible. Attention is placed on those that worked in factories and on the production lines, in dockyards and coal mines."@en ;
   schema:description "1. The war effort -- 2. Waste not a minute -- 3. In the fields -- 4. Down the mines -- 5. On the move -- 6. Stitches in time -- 7. Health and welfare -- 8. Workers' playtime -- 9. The young and the old -- 10. Victory at last."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3901903152> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Go to it! : working for victory on the home front, 1939-1945"@en ;
   schema:productID "45172441" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45172441#PublicationEvent/london_m_beazley_2000> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3901903152#Agent/m_beazley> ; # M. Beazley
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781840002621> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781840002331> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA123005> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45172441> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87005832> # World War, 1939-1945--War work--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--War work--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355300> # War work
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "War work"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108638711> # Asa Briggs
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1921" ;
   schema:deathDate "2016" ;
   schema:familyName "Briggs" ;
   schema:givenName "Asa" ;
   schema:name "Asa Briggs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/122881932> # Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781840002331>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1840002336" ;
   schema:isbn "9781840002331" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781840002621>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "184000262X" ;
   schema:isbn "9781840002621" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.