1950s Housewife

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752478958
Size: 60.62 MB
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From the perils of "courting" to the inevitable list of wedding gifts to the household tips that any self-respecting new wife should know, this book collects heartwarming personal anecdotes from women who embarked on married life during ...

A 1950s Housewife

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752478958
Size: 73.87 MB
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This book will prove an eye-opener for those who now wish they had listened when their mothers attempted to tell them stories of the ‘old days’, and will provide useful first-hand accounts for those with a love of all things kitsch and ...

A 1950s Mother

Author: Sheila Hardy
Publisher: History PressLtd
ISBN: 9780752469904
Size: 17.38 MB
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A nostalgic look at what it was really like to be a 1950s mother and how the baby-boom generation was made.

The 1950s American Home

Author: Diane Boucher
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 0747813833
Size: 34.73 MB
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Diane Boucher answers these questions and more in this colorful introduction to the homes that embody the golden age of modern design.

As Seen On Tv

Author: Karal Ann Marling
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674735285
Size: 66.88 MB
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From the painting-by-numbers fad to the public fascination with the First Lady's apparel to the television sensation of Elvis Presley to the sculptural refinement of the automobile, Marling explores what Americans saw and what they looked ...

Nella Last In The 1950s

Author: Nella Last
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1846683505
Size: 17.32 MB
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Picking up where Nella Last's Peace left off, this fascinating diary from the 1950s delves into Nella Last's private life.

Perfect Wives In Ideal Homes

Author: Virginia Nicholson
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 9780670921317
Size: 79.83 MB
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This is their story. 'Virginia Nicholson's finely judged, evocative and heartfelt book brings us the closest we have ever been to the complicated day-to-day reality of women's lives during that still controversial decade, the 1950s.

Good Housekeeping

Author: "Good Housekeeping"
Publisher: Anova Books
ISBN: 9781843404880
Size: 62.50 MB
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Including stories and adverts, along with cleaning and craft tips for the perfect housewife this is the ultimate window on to domestic life at the time and empathetic history.