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World War II: The Home Front

Teachers Guide (Teaching with Documents)

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Published by ABC-Clio .
Written in English

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

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8746881M
    ISBN 10157607787X
    ISBN 109781576077870

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It is an excellent collection. The nine contributions by World War II scholars focus on a wide range of home-front concerns, including working women, racial issues, democracy, domestic experience, Hollywood, and opportunities for a middle-class : Hardcover.

Narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor Martin Sheen, The Home Front: Life in America During World War II takes listeners into the lives of Americans at home-part of the Greatest Generation-who supported the war effort and sustained the country during wartime/5.

Time Life World War II: The Home Front: USA Hardcover – March 1, by Ronald H. Bailey (Author), Time Life Editors (Author)Cited by: 4.

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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. Historian Marilynn Johnson studies the tremendous importance of World War II on the development of the Easy Bay region of California.

Like the first California Gold Rush, Johnson argues that the wartime industrial boom brought revolution changes to cities like Oakland, which attracted thousands of people including the Bay Area's first major influx of African-American migrants.

War, by its very nature, has always been a catalyst for change, and World War II followed that pattern. In the United States, World War II made Americans more willing to involve themselves—politically and diplomatically—with the outside world.

It also expanded their hopes and expectations and forever altered the patterns of their lives at home. 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, /5. Roll Me Over: An Infantryman's World War II OVER THEREWhen Raymond Gantter arrived in Normandy in the fall ofbodies were still washing up from the invasion.

Sobered by that sight, Gantter and his fellow infantrymen moved across northern France and Belgium, taking part in the historic. Home Front U.S.A.: America During World War II, 3rd Edition (The American History Series) 3rd Edition by Allan Winkler (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings.

ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cited by: 9. Buy a cheap copy of World War II: The Home Front book. World War II: The Home Front includes a booklet containing a teachers guide, a set of reproductions of original documents, and a CD-ROM containing exercise Free shipping over $   World War II on the Home Front book.

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This book relays the factual details of the U.S. homefront during World War II. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details through the point of view of a female bomber plant worker, an African-American worker, and a Japanese-American business owner.

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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.

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Sign in to check out Check out as guest. Adding to your cart. The item you've selected was not added to Seller Rating: % positive. Another reason to study the Home Front is the vast social transformation wrought by World War II. Simply put, World War II changed our country forever.

For African Americans, the war meant an opportunity to partake fully in national life, a chance denied them up to : Marshallv. The Home-Front War: World War II and American Society By Kenneth Paul O'Brien; Lynn Hudson Parsons Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview Making War, Making Women: Femininity and Duty on the American Home Front, By Melissa A.

McEuen University of Georgia Press, The Home Front is the name given to the effect of the war on people’s everyday lives. Home Front WW2: Evacuation When the war began in September the government knew that large cities would be the target for German bombs and that casualties would be high.

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 powers. Life 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.

When World War II broke out, Roosevelt led the nation through a dramatic changeover to a wartime economy. Women found a new place in the workforce; Americans at home pulled together to economize through rationing of food, tires, gasoline, silk, and more; families grew their own produce in their victory gardens; and school children saved their pennies to invest in war bonds.

Highlighting the flavor of the American family during the war, the book is interspersed with “war recipes” created to use ingredients still available during a period of deprivation. The letters between Rita and Glory paint a vivid picture of those fighting the war on the home front and what they are fighting for.

The home-front war: World War II and American society User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and sponsored by the State University of New York, "Lest We Forget" was a project consisting of lectures, films, academic symposia, and an exhibit.

World War II Rationing on the U.S. Homefront. War ration books and tokens were issued to each American family, dictating how much gasoline, tires, sugar, meat, silk, shoes, nylon and other items any one person could buy.

View a listing of all rationed items. Across the country rationing boards were created to administer these restrictions. World War II, 15 volumes -- The Aftermath: Europe & The Aftermath: Asia & Prisoners of War & Victory in Europe & The Rising Sun & The Battle of the Atlantic & The War in the Desert & The Home Front: U.S.A.

& Italy at War & The Resistance & The Battle of the Bulge & The Road to Tokyo & Across the Rhine & The Mediterranean & Battles for Scandinavia.

Designed to give students a concise compass to probe the history of World War II America and to assess the war’s impact on American life, the new edition of Wartime America retains the framework of the original edition but adds new important focus on topics such as other home fronts, the lives of veterans, expanded coverage of World War II as the Good War, and the concept of “the Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

World War II is a series of books published by Time-Life that chronicles the Second World War. Each book focused on a different topic, such as the resistance, spies, the home front but mainly the battles and campaigns of the conflict. They are each pages in length, heavily illustrated and with pictorial essays on specific topics within the.

The home-front war: World War II and American society User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and sponsored by the State University of New York, "Lest We Forget" was a project consisting of lectures, films, academic symposia, and an exhibit.

Describes life on the American home front in Decemberjust after the United States has entered World War II. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspectives of a young mother in the work force, a twelve-year-old California boy helping to end prejudice against Japanese citizens, and a wounded African American veteran trying to fit into society.

Get this from a library. World War II: on the homefront. [Phyllis Raybin Emert;] -- When World War I broke out, women found a new place in the work force as families pulled togehter to economize through rationing food, tires, gasoline, silk and more. Families grew their own food in.

The Children's War blog - Alex "Depending on which path the reader chooses, there is a possible 7 endings for each one. Everything depends on the choices made, yet in the end the reader comes away with a pretty good overview of what life on the American home front in World War II.

Women entered the workforce in large numbers during World War II, replacing men who had joined the armed forces.

Symbolized by “Rosie the Riveter,” these women significantly changed the place of women in labor and in society. From driving street cars to selling war bonds to working in defense industries, women played an important role in.

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This book is a collection of nine essays examining the impact of World War II on the American people. The contributions range from "macro" studies (the ways corporations sought to recruit women into the work force) to "micro" studies (the impact of the war on working conditions in Indiana) to biography (the Congressional career of Margaret Chase Smith).

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Office of War Information created the "Poster Pledge," urging volunteers to "avoid poster waste," "treat posters as real war ammunition," and "never let a poster lie idle." This colorful collection of over World War II-era posters focuses on the theme of wartime production on the home front.