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The Resource Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II, Penny Colman ; illustrated with photographs

Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II, Penny Colman ; illustrated with photographs

Label
Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II
Title
Rosie the riveter
Title remainder
women working on the home front in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Penny Colman ; illustrated with photographs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how working conditions changed during World War II, when women held many different jobs
Awards note
American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.4/0973/09044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6095
LC item number
.C64 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II, Penny Colman ; illustrated with photographs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [110]-113) and index
Contents
  • FIVE The
  • First six months "Job, jobs, jobs"
  • SIX The
  • War years wear on "I'll do anything for my country"
  • SEVEN The
  • Final war years "It's a man's and woman's world"
  • EIGHT
  • Pioneers in the American workplace "I had a chance to prove that I could do something"
  • NINE
  • Peace "the men had been promised their jobs when they came back."
  • ONE
  • Select list of women's wartime jobs
  • Facts & figures about women war workers
  • Chronology
  • War! "How are things going to change?"
  • TWO
  • Home front "the exit of life-as-usual
  • THREE
  • Extraordinary opportunities for women "Rosie the Riveter"
  • FOUR
  • Getting ready for war "the great arsenal for democracy"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780780783430
Isbn Type
(PFNL)
Lccn
94003614
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1996.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30894677
  • ucoclc30894677
Label
Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II, Penny Colman ; illustrated with photographs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [110]-113) and index
Contents
  • FIVE The
  • First six months "Job, jobs, jobs"
  • SIX The
  • War years wear on "I'll do anything for my country"
  • SEVEN The
  • Final war years "It's a man's and woman's world"
  • EIGHT
  • Pioneers in the American workplace "I had a chance to prove that I could do something"
  • NINE
  • Peace "the men had been promised their jobs when they came back."
  • ONE
  • Select list of women's wartime jobs
  • Facts & figures about women war workers
  • Chronology
  • War! "How are things going to change?"
  • TWO
  • Home front "the exit of life-as-usual
  • THREE
  • Extraordinary opportunities for women "Rosie the Riveter"
  • FOUR
  • Getting ready for war "the great arsenal for democracy"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780780783430
Isbn Type
(PFNL)
Lccn
94003614
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1996.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30894677
  • ucoclc30894677

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