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Books, Books and more Books


The following are just a few of the books we have picked up whilst researching our new pastime. This is by no means a complete list.

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Eggs or Anarchy William Sitwell - Biography of Lord Woolton
ISBN:
978-1-4711-5107-1

The 1940s Look: Recreating the Fashions, Hairstyles and Make-up of the Second World War
Mike Brown
ISBN:
978-0955272318

CC41 Utility Clothing:
The Label that Transformed British Fashion
Mike Brown
ISBN:
978-1781220054

Fighting Nazi Occupation:
British Resistance 1939 - 1945
Malcolm Atkin
ISBN:
978-1473833777

The Last Ditch: Britain's Secret Resistance and the Nazi Invasion Plan
David Lampe
ISBN:
978-1848327191

 

German Invasion Plans for the
British Isles, 1940

Bodleian Lib
ISBN:
978-1851243563

Land Girl:
A Manual for Volunteers in the Women's Land Army
W.E. Shewell-Cooper
ISBN:
978-1445602790

Fashion in the 1940s
Jayne Shrimpton
ISBN:

Fashion on the Ration:
Style in the Second World War
Julie Summers
ISBN:
978-1781253274

Winston Churchill's Toyshop:
The Inside Story of Military Intelligence
Colonel Stuart MacRae
ISBN:
978-1445608426

1940s Fashion:
The Definitive Sourcebook
Emmanuelle Dirix
ISBN:
978-1847960467

Feeding the Nation: Nostalgic Recipes and Facts from 1940-1954
Marguerite Patten
ISBN:
978-0600614722

The Mercian Maquis
Bernard Lowery &
Mick Wilks
ISBN:
978-1873827970

East Ridings Secret Resistance
Williamson Alan
ISBN:
978-1904474210

The British Home Guard Pocketbook
A.F.U. Green
ISBN:
978-1844861064