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Slinging doughnuts for the boys : an American woman in World War II

Author: James H Madison
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A remarkable Red Cross woman in wartime England and France.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Collected Correspondence
Briefsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Madison, James H.
Slinging doughnuts for the boys.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608345450
Named Person: Elizabeth Richardson; Elizabeth Richardson; Elizabeth Richardson
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James H Madison
ISBN: 9780253350473 0253350476 9780253221070 0253221072
OCLC Number: 123079459
Awards: Winner of Author James Madison is the regional winner of the 2013 Indiana Authors Award..
Description: xviii, 300 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Growing up, leaving home, and preparing for war --
The Yanks in England --
V01 rockets, the Kansas City, and the 82nd Airborne --
War comes closer --
Into the English provinces --
From the gray Midlands to sunny Cornwall --
Across the channel and into France --
V-E Day and V-E blues --
One plane crash --
The long memory.
Responsibility: James H. Madison.
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All in all, this account makes for informative and enjoyable reading for the scholar, undergraduate, or anyone interested in women's participation in the war, and in particular the American Red Cross Read more...

 
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