Defending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack: A Boyhood Year During World War II / Edition 1

Defending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack: A Boyhood Year During World War II / Edition 1

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by Charles Osgood
     
 

From beloved broadcaster Charles Osgood, a poignant memoir about one unforgettable childhood year during World War II, now in paperback efending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack is a gloriously funny and nostalgic slice of American life and a moving look at World War II from the perspective of a child far away from the fighting, but very conscious of the

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From beloved broadcaster Charles Osgood, a poignant memoir about one unforgettable childhood year during World War II, now in paperback efending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack is a gloriously funny and nostalgic slice of American life and a moving look at World War II from the perspective of a child far away from the fighting, but very conscious of the reverberations. With a sharp eye for details, Osgood captures the texture of life in a bygone era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786888351
Publisher:
Hyperion
Publication date:
05/11/2005
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
888,727
Product dimensions:
5.18(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Prelude: Norman Rockwell's Boy1
1Home Front, Sweet Home Front13
2I'll Be Seeing You21
3The Endless Play Date39
4Not Quite Huck Finn57
5There's No Place Like a Station House69
6Doo-Dah85
7Reading, Writing, and Is Maine in Spain?105
8Above the Orioles, My Bluebird117
9Yankee Doodle Dandy131

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