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On the home front

my mother"s story of everyday American life from prohibition through World War II
  • 220 Pages
  • 3.56 MB
  • English
Plume , New York
Clark, Mary Jo, 1914- -- Anecdotes, United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945, Chicago (Ill.) -- Biog


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StatementMary Jo Clark as told to Jack Clark.
GenreAnecdotes., Biography.
ContributionsClark, Jack, 1949-
LC ClassificationsCT275.C6288 A3 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 220 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3956324M
ISBN 100452283124
LC Control Number2001058846

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The traumatic homecoming of a wounded warrior. The daughter of alcoholics who left her orphaned at 17, Jolene “Jo” Zarkades found her first stable family in the military: She’s served over two decades, first in the army, later with the National Guard.

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