Maiden's trip

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Putnam, 1948 - Canal-boats - 208 pages
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User Review  - BeyondEdenRock - LibraryThing

When World War II began Emma Smith was very nearly grown up. She saw young men she knew sign up, she heard news of deaths, she saw other working on the home front, and she wanted to do something too ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mike-Fitzgibbons - LibraryThing

A wartime adventure told by the author of her experiences of working on the canal boats. Emma as one of a select band of ladies who would be fondly known forever as the "Idle Women". Read full review


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