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bomb and a girl

Hugh Shearman

bomb and a girl

by Hugh Shearman

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hugh Shearman.
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21220525M

  Part docudrama, part soap-opera, Bomb Girls offers an entertaining interpretation of Canadian factory women's experiences during WWII, which includes doing the jobs that the men usually did, and coping with having loved ones go to war. Central to the show are the multiple issues that factory women faced at the time, including sexual harassment 4/5.   Brain Pickings participates in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn commissions by linking to Amazon. In more human terms, this means that whenever you buy a book on Amazon from a link on here, I receive a small percentage of its price.

Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon Summary. In the last days of when Otto Hahn accidentally discovers atomic fission during an experiment in his lab, he sets off a chain of events that forever change the world.. As word of his revelation spreads amongst the scientific community, it quickly becomes evident that splitting uranium atoms . Bomb Girls (TV Series –) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.

  The new movie, Bomb Girls: Facing The Enemy, takes place a year after the finale of the show’s second in early as soldiers fight bravely overseas, the workers at Victory Munitions are tasked not only with building bombs, but also new secret sonar equipment. Perfect for middle grade readers and history enthusiasts, New York Times bestselling author Steve Sheinkin presents the fascinating and frightening true story of the creation behind the most destructive force that birthed the arms race and the Cold War in Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World's Most Dangerous Weapon. A Newbery Honor book A National Book Awards .


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