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Alistair Cooke's American Journey: life on the Home Front in the Second World War

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A manuscript Cooke believed he had lost until it was re-discovered shortly before his death.  Within weeks of the Pearl Harbour attack, Cooke set off on a circuit of America  'to see what the war had done to people' as they were thrust from neutrality to military involvement.  He talked to miners, lumberjacks, Pullma porters, war-profiteers, day-labourers, local politicians and Japanese-Americans interned  in desert camps.  Includes colour photographs

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Author(s):
Alistair Cooke
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
244x162x31.4
EAN-13:
9780713998795
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780713998795
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
Penguin UK 2006

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A manuscript Cooke believed he had lost until it was re-discovered shortly before his death.  Within weeks of the Pearl Harbour attack, Cooke set off on a circuit of America  'to see what the war had done to people' as they were thrust from neutrality to military involvement.  He talked to miners, lumberjacks, Pullma porters, war-profiteers, day-labourers, local politicians and Japanese-Americans interned  in desert camps.  Includes colour photographs

Author(s):
Alistair Cooke
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
244x162x31.4
EAN-13:
9780713998795
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780713998795
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
352
Publisher:
Penguin UK 2006

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