An American Girlhood: 1924-1947

An American Girlhood: 1924-1947

by Mary Walbridge
     
 

In this simple and touching book, Mary Lou Walbridge recounts how she went from girlhood to marriage and emotional maturity. Starting with her happy childhood in Missouri and Arkansas in the years before World War II, she describes the trials of going to college during wartime years, her tragic romance with a Navy pilot, the challenges of dating in the aftermath of…  See more details below

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In this simple and touching book, Mary Lou Walbridge recounts how she went from girlhood to marriage and emotional maturity. Starting with her happy childhood in Missouri and Arkansas in the years before World War II, she describes the trials of going to college during wartime years, her tragic romance with a Navy pilot, the challenges of dating in the aftermath of the war, and how she eventually chose a husband, faced the trials of the early months of marriage in the midst of a new family, and began life in the post-war generation of married women. Written originally for her children, this little book gives an exceptionally honest view of a romance and the life of a young woman in the era of the Second World War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780615552187
Publisher:
The Ramsay Press
Publication date:
10/17/2011
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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