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America, lost & found

America, lost & found

Author: Anthony Bailey
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : University of Chicago Press edView all editions and formats
The author details his life between ages of seven and twelve. After being safely evacuated from England (along with 16,000 other children) in 1940 to protect them from the war, he spent the next four years living in Ohio with his wealthy surrogate family, the Spaeths. In 1944, at the age of twelve, he returned home to his parents in Hampshire, England.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Anthony Bailey; Anthony Bailey; Anthony Bailey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Bailey
ISBN: 0226034550 9780226034553
OCLC Number: 42980098
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, ©1980.
Description: 159 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: America, lost and found
Responsibility: Anthony Bailey.
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In 1940, seven-year-old Tony Bailey was evacuated to the US - one of more than 16000 children sent overseas at a time when a Nazi invasion of England seemed inevitable. He was sent to Ohio and four  Read more...


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