War on the Home Front takes you through the many facets of wartime Britain: from the Phoney War to the devastation of the Blitz; from the Home Guard and the Land Girls to the invasion of the Channel Islands; and from evacuation and rationing to code-breaking and the eventual victory celebrations. With 100 illustrations and 10 removable documents, it offers a unique perspective of the era.
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Juliet Gardiner is a historian and broadcaster and has taught at the University of London and Middlesex University. A former editor of History Today magazine, she is also the author of The Blitz: The British Under Attack, The Thirties: An Intimate History of Britain, and Wartime: Britain 1939-1945. She was historical consultant for Channel Four's series The 1940s House and The Edwardian Country House, and wrote the accompanying books.Review:
"This fascinating book...bears eloquent testimony to people's interest in how life was actually lived during the war" - Britain at War magazine "The book, which is endorsed by the imperial War Museum is not only well-written and informative but boasts photographs and memorabilia from the museum's archives" - Choice magazine
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