The home front encyclopedia : United States, Britain, and Canada in World Wars I and II (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The home front encyclopedia : United States, Britain, and Canada in World Wars I and II

Author: James Ciment; Thaddeus Russell
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Just as the battlefields of the World Wars produced their share of indelible icons and images, so did life on the home front--from Rosie the Riveter to victory gardens, from Britain under the blitz to Japanese-American internment, from "Over There" and "We'll Meet Again" to exuberant couples kissing on VJ Day. The Home Front Encyclopedia is the first scholarly work devoted exclusively to the utter transformation of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: encyclopedias
collective biographies
Biographies
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Home front encyclopedia.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2007
(OCoLC)680506730
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Ciment; Thaddeus Russell
ISBN: 9781576078495 1576078493 9781576078754 1576078752
OCLC Number: 77553609
Description: 3 volumes (xix, 1478 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. World War I --
v. 2. World War II --
v. 3. Documents.
Responsibility: James Ciment, editor ; Thaddeus Russell, contributing editor.
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This definitive reference work covers the complete transformation of American, Canadian, and British societies during the two world wars, including all aspects of working, recreational, and cultural  Read more...

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