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Victory harvest : diary of a Canadian in the Women's Land Army, 1940-1944

Author: Marion Kelsey
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on the diary Marion Kelsey kept while in the Women's Land Army during World War II, Victory Harvest is a personal remembrance of wartime Britain. Kelsey and her husband were reunited on his quarterly leaves and the journal records their travels through much of England amid air raids, bombings, and machine-gun fire, providing a unique travelogue of Britain in the 1940s."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Canadian
Récits personnels canadiens
Named Person: Marion Kelsey; Marion Kelsey; Marion Kelsey
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marion Kelsey
ISBN: 0773516638 9780773516632 9780773531567 0773531564
OCLC Number: 39442828
Description: xviii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Marion Kelsey.
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