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Home front America

Robert Heide

Home front America

popular culture of the World War II era

by Robert Heide

  • 91 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.,
  • Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Robert Heide and John Gilman.
    ContributionsGilman, John.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22315734M
    ISBN 100811809277

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