Welcome to Molly's World,1944: Growing Up in World War Two America (American Girl Collection)

by Catherine Gourley

Hardcover, 1999

Status

Available

Publication

Amer Girl Pub (1999), Edition: 1st Edition 1st Printing, 58 pages

Description

Provides an in-depth look at life and historical events in America during World War Two.

Rating

½ (29 ratings; 3.9)

User reviews

LibraryThing member t1bclasslibrary
This book talks about through descriptions and photographs, all aspects of growing up in the early to mid nineteen forties. In addition to giving a picture of what life was like, it talks about the war, and focuses on the many ways that women and children participated and helped out- from growing
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victory gardens to serving in the women's division of the armed forces.
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LibraryThing member benuathanasia
A very good, beginner's look into World War II. It covers a great deal about different aspects of the war (The main theaters, volunteers, Red Cross, soldiers, women soldiers, day-to-day life, popular pastimes, etc.). It glosses over the causes of the war (would half a page on WWI really have been
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that hard?). The lay-out is nice, alternating between block paragraphs and pictures with "eye-spy" style captions (think: DK eyewitness series). Also...thank you, thank you, thank you for putting the correct picture to "Rosie the Riveter"! Everyone always gets Rosie confused with "We Can Do It."
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Language

Original language

English

Physical description

11.5 x 8.75 inches

ISBN

1562477730 / 9781562477738
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