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Civilians at war

Civilians at war

the Second World War 1939-1945 remembered

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Published by Change Charity in Yeovil .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor - James P. Allen ; published by Change Charity.
ContributionsAllen, James P., Change Charity.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15994394M
ISBN 100952584301
OCLC/WorldCa655904834

  After the December 7, Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor, the U.S. was thrust into World War II (), dramatically altering the social and economic lives of everyday Americans. The recognition of the need to place the discussion of civilians in war within a historical and political context is one of the book's virtues. So is the use of in-depth and carefully researched case-studies on Namibia, Angola, Mozambique, Colombia, and Rwanda, .

Tales of Soldiers and Civilians is a collection of short stories by American Civil War soldier, wit, and writer Ambrose Bierce, also published under the title In the Midst of a stated publication date of (but actually published in early the stories describe unusual incidents in the lives of soldiers and civilians during the American Civil : Ambrose Bierce. World War One was in many ways the first modern ‘total ‘ war, and it had far reaching implications for the army and civilians alike. It called upon women both to maintain their domestic and familial roles and to take on a variety of new roles in the workplace, meaning many played a fundamental part in the war .

The United States home front during World War II supported the war effort in many ways, including a wide range of volunteer efforts and submitting to government-managed rationing and price was a general feeling of agreement that the sacrifices were for the national good during the war. The labor market changed on: United States.   Civilians in a World at War, , explores the different ways civilians work and function in a war situation, and broadens our understanding of the civilian to encompass munitions workers, nurses, laundresses, refugees, aid workers, and children who lived and worked in occupied zones, on home and battle fronts, and in the spaces in Brand: NYU Press.


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