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The Home Front 1914-1918: How Britain Survived the Great War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 11, 2017
The Home Front 1914-1918: How Britain Survived the Great War

The Home Front 1914-1918: How Britain Survived the Great War by Ian F. W. Beckett
English | December 31st, 2013 | ISBN: 1472908899 | 224 Pages | EPUB | 56.12 MB

The Great War had a profound impact on Britain. Not only did families risk their sons in active combat; every member of society was required to make a contribution to the war effort. National initiatives like rationing affected all, and civilians were now regarded as a legitimate military target. Reminders of this turbulent time survive today, in rituals such as Summer Time and Remembrance, nationwide war memorials, and the powerful myth of a lost generation slaughtered in a futile war.

Kentucky and the Great War: World War I on the Home Front  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 9, 2017
Kentucky and the Great War: World War I on the Home Front

Kentucky and the Great War: World War I on the Home Front by David J. Bettez
English | September 8th, 2016 | ISBN: 0813168015 | 441 Pages | PDF | 13.69 MB

From five thousand children marching in a parade, singing, "Johnnie get your hoe. . . . 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 production by 50 percent during the war years. Overwhelmingly, the people of the Commonwealth set aside partisan interests and worked together to help the nation achieve victory in Europe.
Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front [Audiobook]

Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front [Audiobook] by Mary Jennings Hegar
English | March 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B01MZ4C5X9, B073SCMRTT | MP3@48 kbps | 8 hrs 16 mins | 171.42 MB
Narrator: Cynthia Farrell

On June 29, 2009, Air National Guard major Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar was shot down while on a medevac mission on her third tour in Afghanistan. Despite being wounded, she fought the enemy and saved the lives of her crew and their patients. But soon she would face a new battle: to give women who serve on the front lines the credit they deserve….

The Home Front: Life in America During World War II [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 8, 2017
The Home Front: Life in America During World War II [Audiobook]

The Home Front: Life in America During World War II [Audiobook] by Audible Original
English | September 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B074P73N5V | M4B@64 kbps | 8 hrs 12 mins | 224.75 MB
Narrator: Martin Sheen

Narrated by award-winning actor Martin Sheen, The Home Front: Life in America During World War II takes listeners into the lives of Americans at home who supported the war effort and sustained the country during wartime. The war brought immediate, life-changing shifts; from the rationing of butter, to an explosion of war-related jobs, to mixed-signals about the role of women in society. Feel what living in the United States was like for everyday people during this disruptive and uncertain period of American history in the newest Audible Original series.

VA - Songs That Won The War, Vol. 4: Home Front (1995)  Music

Posted by delpotro at Sept. 3, 2017
VA - Songs That Won The War, Vol. 4: Home Front (1995)

VA - Songs That Won The War, Vol. 4: Home Front (1995)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+log+.cue) | 00:43:28 | 197 Mb
Vocal Jazz, Stage & Screen, Swing | Label: LaserLight Digital, Stanyan Records

Songs That Won The War, Vol. 4: Home Front is a 1995 compilation CD released by LaserLight Digital. It focuses on music from World War II and the energy of the greatest generation. The project was originally produced by Rod McKuen for his Stanyan label.
Defining Duty in the Civil War : Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front

Defining Duty in the Civil War :
Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front

by J. Matthew Gallman
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1469633418 | 336 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

The Home Front in the Great War: Aspects of the Conflict  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at June 15, 2017
The Home Front in the Great War: Aspects of the Conflict

The Home Front in the Great War: Aspects of the Conflict
Pen & Sword | 2014 | 256 pages | ISBN: 1783461772 | ePub (e-book) | 16 MB

Domestic Fortress : Fear and the New Home Front  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 6, 2017
Domestic Fortress : Fear and the New Home Front

Domestic Fortress : Fear and the New Home Front
by Rowland Atkinson and Sarah Blandy
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1784995312 | 234 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

This book offers a fresh analysis of our homes, our demands for security and anxieties about invasion, loss and finding seclusion in a worrying and divided world.

Children in the Second World War: Memories from the Home Front  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at May 2, 2017
Children in the Second World War: Memories from the Home Front

Amanda Herbert-Davies, "Children in the Second World War: Memories from the Home Front"
ISBN: 1473893569 | 2017 | EPUB | 196 pages | 16.42 MB
Food Will Win the War: The Politics, Culture, and Science of Food on Canada's Home Front

Ian Mosby, "Food Will Win the War: The Politics, Culture, and Science of Food on Canada's Home Front"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0774827610, 0774827629 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB