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Our girls in wartime

Hampden Charles Gordon

Our girls in wartime

by Hampden Charles Gordon

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Published by Bodley Head, John Lane, S.B. Gundy in London, New York, Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementrhymes by Hampden Gordon; pictures by Joyce Dennys.
ContributionsDennys, Joyce.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21243053M

The involvement of Australian women in each war is closely connected to their role in society at different times, and the nature of each war. Australia has been involved in a number of wars including The Boer War (–), World War I (–), World War II (–), The Korean War (–), The Vietnam War (–) and The Gulf War (–).   Throughout, “Girl at War” performs the miracle of making the stories of broken lives in a distant country feel as large and universal as myth. It is a brutal novel, but a beautiful one.

Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive.   Our Mothers' War is an eye-opening and moving portrait of women during World War II, a war that forever transformed the way women participate in American society. Never before has the vast range of women's experiences during this pivotal era been brought together in one book. Now, Our Mothers' War re-creates what American women from all walks of life were doing and thinking, on the /5(9).

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texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top Our girls in wartime by Gordon, Hampden, ; Dennys, Joyce, Publication date Topics Medicine, World War Pages: A Girl in Wartime [Ford, Maggie] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A Girl in Wartime $ Read with Our Free App Hardcover $ 5 Used from $ Paperback $ 36 Used from $ 4 New from $ When the war breaks out inyoung Connie Lovell is encouraged to leave her job at a cardboard box factory in /5(46). A Girl in Wartime book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

There’s no escape from the effects of war It’s June and you /5. Wartime Girls is Anne Baker's 33rd novel which is quite remarkable, I have read a few of them over the years and as is usually the case when one finishes an author's latest book, I have been left with the urge to check out a few more/5.

We commemorate this Remembrance Day with two World War I children’s books in our collection by Hampden Gordon & M. Tindall (verses), Joyce Dennys (illustrations) and invite you to come see them in our reading room: Our Hospital Anzac British Canadian published ca.

; Our Girls in Wartime published ca. This is a very readable book from these two authors and tells the stories of several girls living in the London and Southampton area who met married American servicemen stationed in England during the Second World War/5().

Our girls in wartime rhymes / by Hampden Gordon ; pictures by Joyce Dennys () (Reprint) Gordon, Hampden, Published by Pranava Books (). Girls at War and Other Stories reveals the essence of life in Nigeria and traces twenty years in the literary career of one of this century's most acclaimed writers.

In this collection of stories, Chinua Achebe takes us inside the heart and soul of a people whose pride and ideals must compete with the simple struggle to survive/5. In “Soldier Girls,” Ms. Thorpe — a veteran reporter and the author of the book “Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America” — recounts what.

Books Our girls: a story of the nation's wartime firewomen. description Object description. Includes index. Show more. Object details Category Books Related period Second World War (content), Second World War (content) Creator Demarne, Cyril (Author).

Yes, there are twenty-six double page spreads in each book (Hospital ABC and Our Girls in Wartime)with a verse on one side and picture on the other. I'll try and scan some more soon and either put them here or add them as a set on Flickr. Reply Delete. OCLC Number: Notes: Pages numbered on versos only.

Description: 3 unnumbered leaves, 25 leaves: color illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Winnie the window-cleaner --The flag-day girl --Martha the munition-maker --Pansy of the knitting-party --Penelope --Diana of the horses --Lizzie the land-worker --The lift-girl --Clarissa the club waitress --Betty the bus girl --Maudie of Mayfair.

Set in Liverpool during the Depression and the Blitz of the Second World War, Anne Baker's dramatic saga, Wartime Girls, brings a close-knit community vividly to life. Perfect for fans of Dilly Court and Nadine Dorries/5(22). This book really packs a punch and takes you by surprise.

Girl at War tells the story of Ana Jurić, who when the story begins is 10 years old, without a care in the world, running around the streets of Zagreb, the capital of Croatia.

The story is told in told in four parts. When Anna is 4/5. Buy Our Girls in Wartime, Oxfam, Illustrations by Joyce Dennys, verse by Hampden Gordon. Cookies on oxfam We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website.

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A young working-class woman, who joins the British Army after deciding her life is going down the drain. Following the feature-length pilot episode, a full series of five episodes was commissioned No.

of episodes: 24 (list of episodes). Moving back and forth through time, Girl at War is an honest, generous, brilliantly written novel that illuminates how history shapes the individual.

Sara Nović fearlessly shows the impact of war on one young girl—and its legacy on all of us/5(). Our shop, Oxfam Books offer a wider selection of books than most shops, collectors edition books as well as popular fiction, non fiction, academic books and CDs.

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Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Gordon, Hampden, Our girls in wartime. London: J. Lane ; Toronto: S.B. Gundy, [?].ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xiv, pages: illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm: Responsibility. While searching the Internet I came across an image of a book with an interesting title,"How the Girl Guides Won the War", by Janie Hampton.

This title immediately caught my attention. I have been a Girl Guide leader for 16 years and I had not once come across any literature about Girl Guides in war time.