A 1950s Housewife

A 1950s Housewife

by Sheila Hardy

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A 1950s Housewife by Sheila Hardy


A nostalgic look at what it was like to be a housewife in the 1950s

Being a housewife in the 1950s was quite different than today. Women were expected to create a spotless home, delicious meals, and an inviting bedroom. From the perils of "courting" to the inevitable list of wedding gifts to the household tips that any self-respecting new wife should know, this book collects heartwarming personal anecdotes from women who embarked on married life during this fascinating post-war period, providing a trip down memory lane for any wife or child of the 1950s.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780750964142
Publisher: The History Press
Publication date: 01/01/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 437,987
Product dimensions: 4.30(w) x 6.70(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author


Sheila Hardy was a teacher before she became a wife and mother in the 1950s. She is the author of A 1950s Mother.

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