We were there : memories of World War II : in our own words

by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Carnegie-Mellon University,

Format: Print Book 2012
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area PENNA r D769.85.P41 P535 2012x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area
 
Call Number  PENNA r D769.85.P41 P535 2012x
 
 
Contents
Vignettes from World War II : a child's view of the war from Canada 1939-45 / Sarah Angrist
Bird in flight : a memoir of the Holocaust 1944-45 / Edith Balas
Bloodhounds versus wolfpacks : chasing U-boats in the Atlantic 1943-44 / Les Becker
Before M*A*S*H* : a medical technician in Europe and Japan 1944-46 / John Blanchflower
A child's view : growing up in Allentown-Knoxville 1941-45 / Evelyn Bold
Victory garden : wartime in Mt. Lebanon 1941-45 / Patricia Cain
From shells to symphonies : from the frontline in Normandy to touring with the PSO / Paul Caplan
War comes to Hong Kong : Americans in China and Hong Kong 1938-42 / Peggy Charny
The Acropolis saved us : occupied Greece and Italy 1941-45 / Eleni Contis
The day war broke out : growing up in England 1939-45 / Alan Cope
Evacuated from London : a child's view of disrupted family life 1939-45 / Hazel Cope
Iwo Jima : the 1945 island invasion / Will Darling
A girl's recollection : growing up in Pittsburgh 1941-45 / Bunny Davis
What was that loaf? : on a farm in Ohio 1941-45 / Nancy Negus Denhart
Memories of a small child : born six months after Pearl Harbor / Holly Dick
Air raid shelters, doodlebugs, and silver paper : VI pilotless bombers over England 1944 / Michael Driver
Okinawa 1945 : a non-combatant's recollections of WWII in the Pacific / John Feist
My war : growing up on the East Coast 1941-45 / Joan Gaul
Saved by the bomb : from Tacoma to Japan 1941-45 / Stuart Gaul
A South Side family : life on Pius St., Pittsburgh 1941-45 / Mary Alice Gorman
A Pittsburgher's tale : an encounter with Werner von Braun during the invasion of Germany / Henry Hoffstot
My catechism : a Jewish girl in Berlin in 1937 / Lili Josephson
The home front : wartime Pittsburgh 1941-45 / Pat Kennedy
Away from home : at boarding school in England 1939-45 / Alison Kresh
A German teenager's memoir : flight to safety across war-torn Germany / Ruth Kuschmierz
Second thoughts on World War II : a child's fears during the war years 1941-45 / Phylis Levino
Flying a Mustang on D-Day : a pilot's first combat mission / Elmer McCall
A Boy Scout's war : a Scout in Cincinnati 1941-45 / Al Mann
Dave Wilkinson, favorite uncle : the loss of a relative in the Solomon Islands 1942 / Genevieve Mann
England : a personal story : the blitz and an escape from the Antwerp 1939-45 / Gillian Meieran
Bill and Bill's summer adventures : foxholes on Pig Hill / Bill Ott
Dear Anika : letter to a granddaughter about life in Philadelphia 1941-45 / Jean Peterson
The sad memories : a poignant moment for a grandmother / Mollie Price
Record of military service during World War II : combat missions in a flying fortress 1942-45 / Robert Raphael
From Latvia to Germany : a family's escape, 1941-49 / Diana Romualdi
Horlicks for chocolate : reminiscences of a boy aged 9-13 / Paul Roth
A soldier's journal : with the 22nd Infantry Regiment 1942-45 / David Rothbart
Service in the merchant marine : adventures in the Atlantic and Pacific / Walter Schwartz
A soldier's poems : the Burma Road, the unknown, rickshaw, home at last / Al Smolover
The king died : death of a president 1945 / Al Smolover
My father's war : passive and active resistance in China 1937-46 / David Sze
Memories of my family during World War II : growing up in Clarksburg WV 1941-45 / C.R. Thomas
The war to end all wars : a child's life in England 1939-45 / Barbara Watson
The war at home : women's and men's roles 1941-45 / Helen Wilson
War is not the answer : second thoughts on World War II / Milt Wolfson
A different kind of war : World War II affected everybody 1941-1945 / Florence Zeve.

Additional Information
Subjects Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Carnegie-Mellon University -- Anecdotes.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh -- Anecdotes.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- History -- 20th century.
Publisher Pittsburgh, PA :2012
Other Titles Memories of World War II :
WWII, we were there :
Language English
Description 251 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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