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Rosie the Riveter : Women Working on the Home Front in World War II
by Penny Colman


Overview - Now in paperback--the award-winning account of how 18 million women, many of whom had never before held a job, entered the work force in 1942-45 to help the United States fight World War II. Their unprecedented participation would change the course of history for women, and America, forever.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Now in paperback--the award-winning account of how 18 million women, many of whom had never before held a job, entered the work force in 1942-45 to help the United States fight World War II. Their unprecedented participation would change the course of history for women, and America, forever.

An ALA Best Book for Young Adult

An ALA Notable Book

A Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon Book

An IRA Teachers' Choice

A Junior Library Guild Selection

An NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Award Winner for Outstanding Nonfiction

A New York Public Library Best Book for the Teenager

A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780517885673
  • ISBN-10: 0517885670
  • Publisher: Yearling Books
  • Publish Date: February 1998
  • Page Count: 120
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-12
  • Dimensions: 9.24 x 7.9 x 0.32 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.85 pounds


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Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Girls & Women
Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > History - United States - 20th Century

 
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