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We are a college at war

Mary Weaks-Baxter

We are a college at war

women working for victory in World War II

by Mary Weaks-Baxter

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cheek, Mary Ashby,
  • Addams, Jane, -- 1860-1935,
  • Rockford College -- History -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Schools,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Illinois,
  • Women college students -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary Weaks-Baxter, Christine Bruun, and Catherine Forslund.
    ContributionsBruun, Christine, 1943-, Forslund, Catherine, 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.E45 R63 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23962618M
    ISBN 100809329921, 0809385910
    ISBN 109780809329922, 9780809385911
    LC Control Number2009049525

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