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MOTHER WAS A GUNNER'S MATE World War II in the Waves by  Josette D Wingo - Paperback - First Edition - 2000 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 7666)

MOTHER WAS A GUNNER'S MATE World War II in the Waves

MOTHER WAS A GUNNER'S MATE World War II in the Waves by  Josette D Wingo - Paperback - First Edition - 2000 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 7666)

MOTHER WAS A GUNNER'S MATE World War II in the Waves

by Wingo, Josette D

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  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN 10
1557509247
ISBN 13
9781557509246
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Bluejacket/Naval Institute. Very Good+. 2000. First Edition. Softcover. 1557509247. . Excellent condition, ex-library with sturdy laminated cover, usual lib markings, only light wear overall, light soiling outer edge of pages, interior clean & tight, interior pages clean. B/w illus. From Booklist: "In 1944, Wingo left her working-class Irish Catholic family in Detroit to join the Waves. Her 18 months of service didn't quite show her the world, but it showed her a great deal beyond her childhood home and faith, taught her about her fellow humans, and saw her assigned to one of the elite Wave units, which trained naval Armed Guard antiaircraft gunners on the West Coast...." (*shipping will be reduced to some locations) ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

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Seller
Riverwood's Books CA (CA)
Seller Inventory #
7666
Title
MOTHER WAS A GUNNER'S MATE World War II in the Waves
Author
Wingo, Josette D
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
1557509247
ISBN 13
9781557509246
Publisher
Bluejacket/Naval Institute
Place of Publication
Annapolis
Date published
2000
Keywords
1557509247.
Bookseller catalogs
Adventure & Travel; Military, Wars; True Adventure; Biography - Military; Social Sciences - Women's Studies;

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Riverwood's is an online bookshop, based in Edmonton, Alberta.We carry a wide range of vintage, used & new books, including first editions, signed books, vintage paperbacks, children's vintage, and other out of print titles. You'll also find an excellent selection of reference and non-fiction books covering a variety of topics and interests.If there's a particular title you're looking for, we would be happy to help you track it down.

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