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Home front girl: a diary of love, literature, and growing up in wartime America

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Chicago Review Press,
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Kept from the early 1930s through the mid-1940s by a young Chicagoan, this diary provides a fascinating, details record of the life of an astute and witty teenage girl during the great Depression and the lead-up to World War II.
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Full title home front girl a diary of love literature and growing up in wartime america
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Last Update 2017-12-19 00:13:13AM
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subject_facet Chicago (Ill.) -- Biography, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs. -- 20th century, Morrison, Joan. -- Childhood and youth, Morrison, Joan. -- Diaries, Schoolgirls -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Diaries, World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
title_display Home front girl : a diary of love, literature, and growing up in wartime America
title_full Home front girl : a diary of love, literature, and growing up in wartime America / Joan Wehlen Morrison ; edited by Susan Signe Morrison
title_short Home front girl :
title_sub a diary of love, literature, and growing up in wartime America
topic_facet Childhood and youth, Morrison, Joan, Schoolgirls, Social life and customs, World War, 1939-1945