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The Resource Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin

Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin

Label
Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II
Title
Our mothers' war
Title remainder
American women at home and at the Front during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Emily Yellin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yellin, Emily
Dewey number
940.53/082/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.W7
LC item number
Y45 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women
Label
Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-428) and index
Contents
To bring him home safely : wives, mothers, and sisters of servicemen -- Soldiers without guns : female defense industry workers -- Putting up a good front : female entertainers, fictional characters, and icons -- This man's army : WACs -- On duty at home : WAVES, SPARs, marines, and WASPs -- Save his life and find your own : volunteers, Land Army, Red Cross Girls, and nurses -- Jane Crow : African-American women -- Behind enemy lines : spies, propaganda workers, and those who worked for the enemy -- A question of loyalty : Japanese-American women -- Qualified successes : politicians, journalists, doctors, baseball players, and other professional women -- The "wrong kind" of woman : prostitutes, unwed mothers, and lesbians -- A war within the war : right-wing, anti-Semitic mothers' groups and Jewish-American women -- Inside the secret city : wives and WACs in Los Alamos -- Their legacy : our mothers' war years resounding through our lives
Control code
ocm54407680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 447 p.
Isbn
9780743245142
Lccn
2004040496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54407680
  • (Sirsi) o54407680
Label
Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-428) and index
Contents
To bring him home safely : wives, mothers, and sisters of servicemen -- Soldiers without guns : female defense industry workers -- Putting up a good front : female entertainers, fictional characters, and icons -- This man's army : WACs -- On duty at home : WAVES, SPARs, marines, and WASPs -- Save his life and find your own : volunteers, Land Army, Red Cross Girls, and nurses -- Jane Crow : African-American women -- Behind enemy lines : spies, propaganda workers, and those who worked for the enemy -- A question of loyalty : Japanese-American women -- Qualified successes : politicians, journalists, doctors, baseball players, and other professional women -- The "wrong kind" of woman : prostitutes, unwed mothers, and lesbians -- A war within the war : right-wing, anti-Semitic mothers' groups and Jewish-American women -- Inside the secret city : wives and WACs in Los Alamos -- Their legacy : our mothers' war years resounding through our lives
Control code
ocm54407680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 447 p.
Isbn
9780743245142
Lccn
2004040496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54407680
  • (Sirsi) o54407680

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