Washington goes to war

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Thorndike Press, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 561 pages
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Review: Washington Goes to War

User Review  - Jerry - Goodreads

The Washington Metropolitan area's population increased by over 50% between 1930 and 1941. Another 70,000 arrived in 1942, and 5,000 new federal workers were added every month. The reason was war, and ... Read full review

Review: Washington Goes to War

User Review  - Gil Burket - Goodreads

Excellent first person account of Washington DC during World War II. Describes the transformation of a sleepy southern city into a center of world power. It also describes the changing role of women, and the significance of their contributions to running the wartime bureaucracy. Read full review

Contents

Preface
11
Prologue
17
Waiting
23
Copyright

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