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The Resource Daddy's gone to war : the Second World War in the lives of America's children, William M. Tuttle, Jr

Daddy's gone to war : the Second World War in the lives of America's children, William M. Tuttle, Jr

Label
Daddy's gone to war : the Second World War in the lives of America's children
Title
Daddy's gone to war
Title remainder
the Second World War in the lives of America's children
Statement of responsibility
William M. Tuttle, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking out a second-story window of her family's quarters at the Pearl Harbor naval base on December 7, 1941, eleven-year-old Jackie Smith could see not only the Rising Sun insignias on the wings of attacking Japanese bombers, but the faces of the pilots inside. Most American children on the home front during the Second World War saw the enemy only in newsreels and the pages of Life Magazine, but from Pearl Harbor on, "the war"--With its blackouts, air raids, and government rationing--became a dramatic presence in all of their lives. Thirty million Americans relocated, 3,700,000 hom
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuttle, William M.
Dewey number
305.23
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ792.U5
LC item number
T88 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Children and war
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Children
  • Children and war
  • Social conditions
  • United States
Label
Daddy's gone to war : the Second World War in the lives of America's children, William M. Tuttle, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1993 by Oxford University Press, Inc. First issued as an Oxford University Press paperback, 1995"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1. Pearl Harbor: Fears and Nightmares; 2. Depression Children and War Babies; 3. "Daddy's Gone to War"; 4. Homefront Families on the Move; 5. Working Mothers and Latchkey Children; 6. Rearing Preschool Children; 7. School-age Children Fight the War; 8. Children Play War Games; 9. Children's Entertainment: Radio, Movies, Comics; 10. The Fractured Homefront: Racial and Cultural Hostility; 11. Children's Health and Welfare; 12. "Daddy's Coming Home!"; 13. Confronting War's Enormity, Praising Its Glory; 14. Age, Culture, and History; 15. The Homefront Children at Middle Age
Control code
707923206
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 365 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199772001
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195096491
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707923206
Label
Daddy's gone to war : the Second World War in the lives of America's children, William M. Tuttle, Jr
Publication
Note
"First published in 1993 by Oxford University Press, Inc. First issued as an Oxford University Press paperback, 1995"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1. Pearl Harbor: Fears and Nightmares; 2. Depression Children and War Babies; 3. "Daddy's Gone to War"; 4. Homefront Families on the Move; 5. Working Mothers and Latchkey Children; 6. Rearing Preschool Children; 7. School-age Children Fight the War; 8. Children Play War Games; 9. Children's Entertainment: Radio, Movies, Comics; 10. The Fractured Homefront: Racial and Cultural Hostility; 11. Children's Health and Welfare; 12. "Daddy's Coming Home!"; 13. Confronting War's Enormity, Praising Its Glory; 14. Age, Culture, and History; 15. The Homefront Children at Middle Age
Control code
707923206
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 365 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199772001
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195096491
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707923206

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