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The Resource American home front in World War II, Almanac, Richard C. Hanes and Sharon M. Hanes ; Allison McNeill, project editor

American home front in World War II, Almanac, Richard C. Hanes and Sharon M. Hanes ; Allison McNeill, project editor

Label
American home front in World War II, Almanac
Title
American home front in World War II
Title part
Almanac
Statement of responsibility
Richard C. Hanes and Sharon M. Hanes ; Allison McNeill, project editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanes, Richard Clay
Dewey number
940.53/73
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.1
LC item number
.H36 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hanes, Sharon M
  • McNeill, Allison
Series statement
  • American home front in World War II reference library
  • American home front in World War II reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American home front in World War II, Almanac, Richard C. Hanes and Sharon M. Hanes ; Allison McNeill, project editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004008921.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mobilization : industrial conversion, industrial-military complex institutionalized, employment expansion, end of Great Depression, government war agencies and commissions to promote home front mobilization -- Financing the war : taxes, war bond drives, scrap drives, controlling the wartime economy, wage and price controls, rationing, victory gardens, consumer goods controls, federal revenue stamps -- Farming prosperity : production expands and prices rise, fewer but bigger farms, rise in status of farmers -- Working women : industry jobs, managing home life, service women's clubs -- Women in uniform : military roles on the home front -- Miracle of war production : industrial expansion and population relocations -- Politics during the war : presidential politics in 1940 and 1944, end of some New Deal programs, congressional elections of 1942, congressional actions, victory tax, conservative coalition -- Ethnicity on the home front : Black Americans, Japanese internment, Mexican Braceros program, German Americans, Italian Americans -- Wartime entertainment : Hollywood productions, USO shows, recruiting and bond posters, book clubs, rise of the paperback, radio programs, patriotic songs, the pin-up, jitterbug dance -- Home front organizations : military bases, U.S. Merchant Marine, U.S. Public Health Service, Army Transportation Corps, American Red Cross, support organizations, community centers, Selective Service, German and Italian POW camps -- Civil Defense : Civil Defense, Civil Air Patrol, Coast Guard Auxiliary, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Service -- Everyday life : a cross-section of how America's regions changed and made adjustments to war, blackouts, curfews -- Transition to peacetime (1943-1945) : postwar industrial transition to consumer good production, G.I. Bill, education and home ownership, baby boom, television media growth, big business versus small business in transition, legacies of the home front experience
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xli, 227, lix [i.e. 15] pages
Isbn
9780787676513
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004008921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm54989204
Label
American home front in World War II, Almanac, Richard C. Hanes and Sharon M. Hanes ; Allison McNeill, project editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0417/2004008921.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mobilization : industrial conversion, industrial-military complex institutionalized, employment expansion, end of Great Depression, government war agencies and commissions to promote home front mobilization -- Financing the war : taxes, war bond drives, scrap drives, controlling the wartime economy, wage and price controls, rationing, victory gardens, consumer goods controls, federal revenue stamps -- Farming prosperity : production expands and prices rise, fewer but bigger farms, rise in status of farmers -- Working women : industry jobs, managing home life, service women's clubs -- Women in uniform : military roles on the home front -- Miracle of war production : industrial expansion and population relocations -- Politics during the war : presidential politics in 1940 and 1944, end of some New Deal programs, congressional elections of 1942, congressional actions, victory tax, conservative coalition -- Ethnicity on the home front : Black Americans, Japanese internment, Mexican Braceros program, German Americans, Italian Americans -- Wartime entertainment : Hollywood productions, USO shows, recruiting and bond posters, book clubs, rise of the paperback, radio programs, patriotic songs, the pin-up, jitterbug dance -- Home front organizations : military bases, U.S. Merchant Marine, U.S. Public Health Service, Army Transportation Corps, American Red Cross, support organizations, community centers, Selective Service, German and Italian POW camps -- Civil Defense : Civil Defense, Civil Air Patrol, Coast Guard Auxiliary, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Service -- Everyday life : a cross-section of how America's regions changed and made adjustments to war, blackouts, curfews -- Transition to peacetime (1943-1945) : postwar industrial transition to consumer good production, G.I. Bill, education and home ownership, baby boom, television media growth, big business versus small business in transition, legacies of the home front experience
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xli, 227, lix [i.e. 15] pages
Isbn
9780787676513
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004008921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm54989204

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