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Home front, 1939 to 1945

Andrew Langley

Home front, 1939 to 1945

by Andrew Langley

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Published by Hamlyn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew Langley ; illustrated by John James.
    SeriesHistory of Britain
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(24)p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19004531M
    ISBN 100600586022

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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.

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