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Wartime : Britain 1939-1945

Author: Juliet Gardiner
Publisher: London : Review, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Half the British Army never left Britain during the Second World War and became, with the civilian population, the Home Front. In 'Wartime' the danger, courage, deprivation, fear, exhaustion, and humour that the population endured for six years is vividly brought to life through the voices of those who lived through them.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juliet Gardiner
ISBN: 0755310284 9780755310289
OCLC Number: 60668128
Notes: Originally published: London : Headline, 2004.
Description: xvii, 782 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Juliet Gardiner.

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The definitive account of life on the Home Front during the Second World War, which was published in 2004 to universal critical acclaim.  Read more...

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Plenty of nostalgia and war-time spirit in this comprehensive account of life on the Home Front * The Veteran * Gardiner explores every aspect of the British home front, and presents these deeply Read more...

 
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