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We're in this war, too : World War II letters from American women in uniform

Author: Judy Barrett Litoff; David C Smith
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The letters of women who served during World War II, from Army nurses at Pearl Harbor to caring for victims of concentration camps.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Personal narratives, American
Correspondence
Personal Narratives
Collected Correspondence
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Barrett Litoff; David C Smith
ISBN: 0195075048 9780195075045
OCLC Number: 28890537
Description: ix, 272 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Case of the Missing Letters --
1. The Coming of War --
2. A Woman's Place Is in Uniform --
3. Stateside --
Zone of the Interior --
4. The War Against the Axis: Italy and Germany --
5. The War Against the Axis: Japan --
6. Preparing for the Postwar World.
Other Titles: We are in this war too
Responsibility: [edited by] Judy Barrett Litoff, David C. Smith.
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Drawing upon 30,000 wartime letters, the editors provide an immediate sense of the lives of women in every branch of the armed services during World War II. The first comprehensive account of its  Read more...

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