The civilian in war: the home front in europe, japan and the usa in world war ii exeter, uk: university of exeter, 1992 overy, richard the bombers and the bombed: allied air war over europe, 1940–1945 (viking 2014) 562 pages covers the civil defence and the impact on the home fronts of allied strategic bombing of germany, italy, france, the netherlands, belgium, bulgaria, and scandinavia. Description: pamphlets and printed ephemera relating to paid and voluntary work on the home front during world war i pamphlets relating to the american red cross in minnesota, 1918– pamphlet collection, minnesota historical society, st paul.
World war ii & the american home front a national historic landmarks theme study prepared by: marilyn m harper, project manager & historian essays prepared by the organization of american historians. Home national archives at boston featured records and online exhibits america on america on the homefront introduction rationing and controlling prices defending the homefront of records compiled from the national archives at boston that illustrate different aspects of life on the homefront during world war ii more than any.
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. World war ii: home front summary big picture analysis & overview of world war ii: home front mexican-american and black men during the 1940s during the riots, which raged for a full week, hundreds of young people—predominantly mexican-american, african-american, and filipino-american—were stripped of their clothing and beaten.
World war ii and the american home front cover: upper left: an electric phosphate smelting furnace is used to make elemental phosphorus in a tva chemical plant in the vicinity of muscle shoals, alabama.
The following day, america and great britain declared war on japan on december 10, germany and italy declared war on the us did you know during world war ii, as an alternative to rationing, americans planted “victory gardens,” in which they grew their own food.
The homefront during world war ii gettysburg college has put together a picture archive of the people and events in adams county, pennsylvania, during world war ii, with special emphasis on life at home and the war effort don't miss the scanned advertisements from life magazine in 1943 they really help to explain the mood of the times.
The home-front war: world war ii and american society (1995) online essays by scholars spinney, robert g world war ii in nashville: transformation of the homefront (1998) verge, arthur c.
Rothbard, war collectivism in world war i, p 90, observed that the railroad owners were not at all averse to the government takeover, since they were guaranteed the same level of profits as in 1916–17, two particularly good years for the industry 12 rothbard, war collectivism in world war i, p 66 13 hughes, the governmental habit, p 137.