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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
  • plates
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
Target audience
adult
Label
Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-428) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Putting Up a Good Front: Female Entertainers, Fictional Characters, and Icons
  • 73
  • 4
  • This Man's Army: WACs
  • 109
  • 5
  • On Duty at Home: WAVES, SPARs, Marines, and WASPs
  • 135
  • 6
  • Prologue: For Carol Lynn: Unearthing Our Mothers' War Years
  • Save His Life and Find Your Own: Volunteers, Land Army, Red Cross Girls, and Nurses
  • 165
  • 7
  • Jane Crow: African-American Women
  • 199
  • 8
  • Behind Enemy Lines: Spies, Propaganda Workers, and Those Who Worked for the Enemy
  • 225
  • 9
  • A Question of Loyalty: Japanese-American Women
  • ix
  • 253
  • 10
  • Qualified Successes: Politicians, Journalists, Doctors, Baseball Players, and Other Professional Women
  • 279
  • 11
  • "Wrong Kind" of Woman: Prostitutes, Unwed Mothers, and Lesbians
  • 305
  • 12
  • A War Within the War: Right-Wing, Anti-Semitic Mothers' Groups and Jewish-American Women
  • 329
  • 1
  • 13
  • Inside the Secret City: Wives and WACs in Los Alamos
  • 353
  • Epilogue: Their Legacy: Our Mothers' War Years Resounding Through Our Lives
  • 377
  • To Bring Him Home Safely: Wives, Mothers, and Sisters of Servicemen
  • 3
  • 2
  • Soldiers Without Guns: Female Defense Industry Workers
  • 37
Control code
ocm54407680
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 447 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743245142
Lccn
2004040496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.53082 Y38 ; XX-N ; CO5-04BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743245142
  • (Sirsi) i9780743245142
  • i0743245148
Label
Our mothers' war : American women at home and at the Front during World War II, Emily Yellin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-428) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Putting Up a Good Front: Female Entertainers, Fictional Characters, and Icons
  • 73
  • 4
  • This Man's Army: WACs
  • 109
  • 5
  • On Duty at Home: WAVES, SPARs, Marines, and WASPs
  • 135
  • 6
  • Prologue: For Carol Lynn: Unearthing Our Mothers' War Years
  • Save His Life and Find Your Own: Volunteers, Land Army, Red Cross Girls, and Nurses
  • 165
  • 7
  • Jane Crow: African-American Women
  • 199
  • 8
  • Behind Enemy Lines: Spies, Propaganda Workers, and Those Who Worked for the Enemy
  • 225
  • 9
  • A Question of Loyalty: Japanese-American Women
  • ix
  • 253
  • 10
  • Qualified Successes: Politicians, Journalists, Doctors, Baseball Players, and Other Professional Women
  • 279
  • 11
  • "Wrong Kind" of Woman: Prostitutes, Unwed Mothers, and Lesbians
  • 305
  • 12
  • A War Within the War: Right-Wing, Anti-Semitic Mothers' Groups and Jewish-American Women
  • 329
  • 1
  • 13
  • Inside the Secret City: Wives and WACs in Los Alamos
  • 353
  • Epilogue: Their Legacy: Our Mothers' War Years Resounding Through Our Lives
  • 377
  • To Bring Him Home Safely: Wives, Mothers, and Sisters of Servicemen
  • 3
  • 2
  • Soldiers Without Guns: Female Defense Industry Workers
  • 37
Control code
ocm54407680
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 447 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743245142
Lccn
2004040496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.53082 Y38 ; XX-N ; CO5-04BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743245142
  • (Sirsi) i9780743245142
  • i0743245148

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