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Don't You Know There's a War On?: The American Home Front 1941-1945 / Edition 2
     

Don't You Know There's a War On?: The American Home Front 1941-1945 / Edition 2

by Richard Lingeman
 

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ISBN-10: 1560254653

ISBN-13: 9781560254652

Pub. Date: 04/15/2003

Publisher: Nation Books

The tragic events of September 11, 2001 brought to the surface memories of an earlier time of unprecedented national emergency—Pearl Harbor—and America's subsequent involvement in World War II. In this evocative cultural history, Richard Lingeman re-creates the events—historic, humorous, and tragic—and personalities of the American home front.

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The tragic events of September 11, 2001 brought to the surface memories of an earlier time of unprecedented national emergency—Pearl Harbor—and America's subsequent involvement in World War II. In this evocative cultural history, Richard Lingeman re-creates the events—historic, humorous, and tragic—and personalities of the American home front. From V-girls and V-mail, blackouts and the internment of the Japanese, to new opportunities for African-Americans and women, Lingeman recaptures a unique time in American history in this New York Times Notable Book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560254652
Publisher:
Nation Books
Publication date:
04/15/2003
Series:
Nation Books Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
412
Sales rank:
1,084,816
Product dimensions:
5.92(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.08(d)

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