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    World War Two: The Home Front (BBC War Reports) (CD-Audio) By (author) BBC, Compiled by Bbc Bbc

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    DescriptionIn this remarkable collection of BBC recordings, we hear what the people of the Home Front listened to as they lived, loved, laughed and worked through the dark days of World War Two; from the stirring speeches and air-raid sirens, to the humour and music that helped to keep them smiling through. But we also hear their story in a unique oral history of ordinary lives turned upside down: wedding nights spent in the Underground, couples falling in love who scarcely noticed the bombing and positively welcomed the blackout, and mums coping with wayward evacuees. Listen and be taken back to a world in which housewives became riveters and bank clerks turned into firefighters - but where no-one could turn on a light or ever find a banana! This is the original recordings from the BBC Sound Archive, with linking narration by Richard Baker.


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    Title
    World War Two: The Home Front
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) BBC, Compiled by Bbc Bbc
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Number of pages: 3
    Width: 124 mm
    Height: 142 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 177 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781408468074
    ISBN 10: 1408468077
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG, HBWQ
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJH
    BIC subject category V2: JWLF, HBTB
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1, HBLW
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    BIC subject category V2: APW
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.3
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: HBW
    LC classification: D
    B&T General Subject: 520
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1940
    Abridged Dewey: 940
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027100, HIS016000
    Ingram Subject Code: JV
    Libri: I-JV
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJH, 1DBK
    DC22: 940.5341
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 85520
    Thema V1.0: NHWR7, ATL, NHTB, NHD, NHWL
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    AudioGO Limited
    Imprint name
    BBC Audiobooks Ltd
    Publication date
    11 January 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Bath