A 1950s Housewife

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752478958
Size: 55.27 MB
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This book will prove an eye-opener for those who now wish they had listened when their mothers attempted to tell them stories of the ‘old days’, and will provide useful first-hand accounts for those with a love of all things kitsch and ...

1950s Housewife

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752478958
Size: 45.52 MB
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From the perils of "courting" to the inevitable list of wedding gifts to the household tips that any self-respecting new wife should know, this book collects heartwarming personal anecdotes from women who embarked on married life during ...

1950s Mother

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752492543
Size: 14.95 MB
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Here author, mother, and grandmother Sheila Hardy collects heartwarming personal anecdotes from those women, many now in their eighties, who became mothers during this fascinating postwar period.

Classic Household Hints

Author: Susan Waggoner
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613122535
Size: 72.66 MB
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This winning combination makes Classic Household Hints the perfect gift for nostalgia-hungry baby boomers, soon-to-be-homemakers, and neat freaks of every persuasion.

Nella Last In The 1950s

Author: Patricia Malcolmson
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847652867
Size: 27.18 MB
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This third compelling volume sees Nella, now in her sixties, writing of what ordinary people felt during those years of growing prosperity in a modernising Britain.

As Seen On Tv

Author: Karal Ann Marling
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674735285
Size: 40.47 MB
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From the painting-by-numbers fad to the public fascination with the First Lady's apparel to the television sensation of Elvis Presley to the sculptural refinement of the automobile, Marling explores what Americans saw and what they looked ...

Women Of The 1960s

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: Pen and Sword
ISBN: 1473876060
Size: 27.58 MB
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This book gives a new perspective on the life of women in the 1960s, contrary to the widely accepted vision of a Swinging Sixties full of Sex, Drugs and Rock ’n’ Roll.

The 1950s American Home

Author: Diane Boucher
Publisher: Shire Publications
ISBN: 9780747812388
Size: 54.91 MB
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This title explores what life was like in the 1950s American home.

Perfect Wives In Ideal Homes

Author: Virginia Nicholson
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 9780241958049
Size: 63.78 MB
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Step back in time - to the back-to-backs and the brand-new homes with their picture windows. Here, where our grandmothers scrubbed their doorsteps, cared for their families, lived, laughed, loved and struggled. a This is their story. "