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6 edition of Consumer problems in wartime found in the catalog.

Consumer problems in wartime

Kenneth Dameron

Consumer problems in wartime

by Kenneth Dameron

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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Consumers -- United States,
    • Consumer education,
    • Consumption (Economics)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Kenneth Dameron ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTX335 .D32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 672 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
      Number of Pages672
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6464705M
      LC Control Number44002834
      OCLC/WorldCa1426239

      Collection consists of ration coupons, stickers, permits, and certificates for tires, bicycles, typewriters, sugar, shoes, fuel oil, gasoline, and food which were issued by the Office of Price Administration between There are duplicates for a few items. Collection consists of ration coupons, stickers, permits, and certificates for tires, bicycles, typewriters, sugar, shoes, . Robert Draper, a writer at large for The New York Times Magazine and a contributor to National Geographic, is the author of the new book "To Start a War: .

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      The Office of Price Administration (OPA) was established within the Office for Emergency Management of the United States government by Executive Order on Aug The functions of the OPA were originally to control money (price controls) and rents after the outbreak of World War II. By Jim Miles (How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs. Elizabeth F. Thomson. Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, ) Having just read The War That Ended Peace, the title “How the West Stole Democracy From the Arabs” appeared as an intriguing and fortuitous follow up. Its subtitle describes its more narrow focus: The Syrian-Arab Congress of and the .


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dameron, Kenneth, Consumer problems in wartime. New York, London, McGraw-Hill Book Co., (OCoLC) Food and consumer goods. Civilians first received ration books—War Ration Book Number One, or the "Sugar Book"—on 4 Maythrough more thanschoolteachers, PTA groups, and other volunteers.: An American child purchases a can of V8, handing the grocer his ration book.

Books shelved as wartime: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, The Nigh.

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Wartime rationing during World War II led to an explosive growth of the black market, or the unofficial (and usually illegal) exchange for cash. Wartime is a follow-up to Fussell's much better book on World War I, The Great War and Modern Memory.

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Miller; Brian W. Harvey; Deborah L. Parry Oxford University Press. Summary After the surrender of Canada inthe war was effectively over in North America.

Nonetheless, fighting continued in other parts of the world for the next two years and small skirmishes—especially Indian raids—occasionally broke out in the colonies and along the Canadian border.Former Minister of Science and Technology, Major-General Sam Momah (rtd) on J granted Sunday Sun an exclusive interview before he passed on .The book is presented in a scholarly format with several photographs and extensive end notes.

The book successfully defends its thesis, defying the conventional wisdom that World War II was about freedom and national identity, and that it was fought by America's greatest generation.