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The women's century : a celebration of changing roles

Author: Mary Turner
Publisher: Kew : National Archives, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The twentieth century saw female roles change more rapidly than during any other period of history. The incredible journey charted decade by decade.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Turner, Mary, 1943-
Women's century.
Kew : National Archives, 2006
(OCoLC)654628150
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Turner
ISBN: 9781903365847 1903365848
OCLC Number: 61129800
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: xi, 180 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Before 1900: A woman's place --
1900-1914: Deeds not words --
1914-1918: On her their lives depend --
The 1920s: The 'modern miss' --
The 1930s: Domestic bliss or suburban neurosis? --
1939-1945: What did you do in the war, mummy? --
The 1940s and 1950s : From Housewives' chioce to rock and roll --
The 1960s Dolly birds and double standards --
The 1970s: Feminists or free spirits? --
The 1980s and 1990s: Having it all?
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Decade-by-decade survey of the twentieth century's major social revolution: a review of how real women's lives changed.  Read more...

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'a brilliant record of the century' - Jenni Murray 'a fabulous book' - Maggie Philbin 'an accessible and well-illustrated history of the 20th century' - Living History 'a fine introduction to how Read more...

 
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