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3 edition of World War I: The Home Front found in the catalog.

World War I: The Home Front

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by ABC-Clio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - 20th Century/WWI,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Military,
  • General,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8746878M
    ISBN 101576077845
    ISBN 109781576077849

    In April , the United States embarked on World War I, with little history of conscription, an army smaller than Romania's, and a political culture that saw little role for the federal government other than delivering the mail. This book tells the story of the American homefront in World War I, revealing how the tensions of mass mobilization led to a significant increase in power in Washington.   Cooking On The Home Front: Favorite Recipes Of The World War II Years - Kindle edition by Judy, Gowan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cooking On The Home Front: Favorite Recipes Of The World War II s:

      Lesson 5 in the ‘World War Two’ section of the SOW ‘An Age of Total War’. This lesson looks at the home front. Students are to complete an information scavenge task, and then compare life on the home front in WW2 to WW1. Review Wartime America: The World War II Home Front by John W. Jeffries - Book Report/Review Example. Comments (0) Add to wishlist Delete from wishlist. This marked the beginning of the Second World War. The Home front of the war was Britain because the Britons felt that they were part of the war.

    Features facsimiles of a full-sized ration book with stamps, front pages of newspapers, the Declaration of War on Japan, advertisement on conserving fats, canteen welcome card, documents about labor strikes and prejudice in the workplace, dozens of photos and other documents that bring to life the American home front during World War II. Get this from a library! Kentucky and the Great War: World War I on the home front. [David J Bettez] -- "Kentucky and the Great War explores the impact of the conflict on women's suffrage, child labor, and African American life. In particular, Bettez investigates how black citizens were urged to.


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World War I: The Home Front Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mosley’s book showed people a side of the post-war American home front that many had never seen. And in his characters, Easy and his psychopathic sidekick (and I use that term lovingly), Mouse, he created two of the most memorable fiction characters in recent years. Black war veterans faced a different kind of homecoming than : Paul D.

Marks. To be fair, this is not really a book, it’s a series of podcasts with credits at the end of each episode which is annoying. Still, with its interviews from people living back then along with many recordings from the time, it takes you back to the war years on the home front in the United States in a way that a book /5.

For Home and Country examines the propaganda that targeted noncombatants on the home front in the United States and Europe during World War I. Cookbooks, popular magazines, romance novels, and government food agencies targeted women in their homes, especially their kitchens, pressuring them to change their domestic habits.

Children were also taught to fear the enemy and support the war Cited by:   For Home and Country examines the propaganda that targeted noncombatants on World War I: The Home Front book home front in the United States and Europe during World War I.

Cookbooks, popular magazines, romance novels, and government food agencies targeted women in their homes, especially their kitchens, pressuring them to change their domestic habits. Children were also taught to fear the enemy and support the war /5(2). Kate Adie provides a compelling account of how women's lives changed during World War One―Irish Tatler If it is strong, successful, independent women you want, you can't do much better than Kate Adie, who has tackled the place of women during the First World War in her excellent book Fighting on the Home Front―The Big IssueCited by: Rothbard, "War Collectivism in World War I," p.

90, observed that the railroad owners were not at all averse to the government takeover, since they were guaranteed the same level of profits as in –17, two particularly good years for the industry.

Rothbard, "War Collectivism in World War I," p. Hughes, The Governmental Habit, p. World War I began inafter the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, and lasted until During the conflict, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and the Ottoman Empire (the Central.

Books shelved as world-warhomefront: The American Home Front: by Alistair Cooke, Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight.

Capozzola convincingly argues that during World War I the power of the state grew at the expense of citizens' rights."--Andrew Wiest, History: Reviews of New Books "A sharp sense of irony and dry wit undergird this eloquent history of how Americans remade their understanding of the relationship between state and citizen in the crucible of World Reviews: 8.

Buy Fighting on the Home Front: The Legacy of Women in World War One by Adie, Kate (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Reviews: Other formats available - Buy the Hardback and get the eBook for free.

Price; The Home Front in World War Two ePub ( MB) Add to Basket £ The Home Front in World War Two Kindle ( MB) Add to Basket £Price: £   The seven war books below focus on the home front—the husbands, wives, brothers, sisters, and friends who, though not on the battlefields, are still affected by war.

From BBC reporters trying to boost morale to a young boy awaiting the return of his brother in the Marines, they portray the triumphs, tragedies, paranoia, and quiet joys of.

The home front during World War I covers the domestic, economic, social and political histories of countries involved in that covers the mobilization of armed forces and war supplies, but does not include the military history. For nonmilitary interactions among the major players see Diplomatic history of World War I.

About million combatants and seven million civilians died. Mary dig your row," to communities banding together to observe Meatless Tuesdays and Wheatless Wednesdays, Kentuckians were loyal supporters of their country during the First World War.

Kentucky had one of the lowest rates of draft dodging in the nation, and the state increased its coal pr From five thousand children marching in a parade /5(7). ANALYSIS/OPINION: KENTUCKY AND THE GREAT WAR: WORLD WAR I ON THE HOME FRONT.

By David J. Bettez. University Press of Kentucky, $45, pages, illustrated. This book is, I think, the best single volume book on the British Home Front in the First World War. The way that the book pulls together social history and cultural history, in. World War II on the Home Front book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It's December The United States has just entere /5. World War I, often referred to as the Great War, began in July of and ended a little over four years later in November of During that time, devastating casualties were felt on both sides—as well as on the home front.

But it was also a time of great perseverance and strength. World War II Fiction: The Home Front. Credit John Gall. By Mary The fact that the fighting is still going strong at the book’s end confirms that this isn’t a story about war in any real.

I read the entire five-book Cazalet series between andand I would happily do it all over again. The books span the interwar period through to post-war austerity, but the war-time years are really the pivot point of the narrative, highlighting the way the war hurries along the slow descent of one very privileged family.

One of my lesson plans was "The Home Front" my kids had to learn about the roles of children during World War II and relate it to their life.

The book is very short, which is always a plus and less overwhelming. It also have really big words and is easy to understand. Good resource! Resource: I used this book during my WWII lesson/5.

For Home and Country examines the propaganda that targeted noncombatants on the home front in the United States and Europe during World War I. Cookbooks, popular magazines, romance novels, and government food agencies targeted women in their homes, especially their kitchens, pressuring them to change their domestic habits.

Children were also taught to fear the enemy and support the war .The 'home front' covers the activities of the civilians in a nation at war.

World War II was a total war; homeland production became even more invaluable to both the Allied and Axis on the home front during World War II was a significant part of the war effort for all participants and had a major impact on the outcome of the war.