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Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Evacuees of the Second World War

Evacuees of the Second World War
Item# 9780747807452

Product Description

Publisher: Shire Books

Author: Mike Brown

This is a concise history of British evacuation during the Second World War, including the unimaginable upheaval suffered by the inhabitants of the Channel Islands and Gibraltar, who were evacuated to mainland Britain. Beginning with the uncertainty of the Phoney War and the making of plans, this highly illustrated book looks at the experience of evacuation up to the homecomings of 1945 and the aftermath. (pb)