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American Women during World War II: An Encyclopedia by Doris Weatherford

By Doris Weatherford

American ladies in the course of global warfare II documents the lives and tales of ladies who contributed on to the struggle attempt through legit and semi-official army corporations, in addition to the thousands of ladies who labored in civilian protection industries, starting from plane upkeep to munitions production and lots more and plenty extra. It additionally illuminates how the warfare replaced the lives of girls in additional conventional domestic entrance roles. All girls needed to deal with rationing of easy loved ones items, and most girls volunteered in war-related courses. different entries talk about institutional switch, because the battle affected each element of lifestyles, together with as faculties, hospitals, or even religion.

American ladies in the course of global warfare II provides a convenient one-volume choice of info and pictures compatible for any public or expert library.

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