December 1941 Hardback

The Month That Changed America and Saved the World

by Craig Shirley;

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December 1941

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'December 1941' traces, day-by-day, the most important 31 days in the history of America's participation in WWII, which snuffed out the lives of millions and changed history forever.

From December 1, 1941, until the morning of December 7, 1941, America was at peace and--with the exception of the stubborn and persistent high unemployment of the Great Depression--was a relatively happy country.

By the afternoon of the December 7 attack on Pearl Harbor, America was a radically changed country, forever. Its isolationist impulses evaporated, and both major political parties became more or less internationalist. The month also introduced food and gas rationing, Victory Gardens, scrap drives, a military draft, and the conversion of Detroit into an "arsenal of democracy."

From the moment of America's entry into World War II, people of all kinds, but mostly women looking for work, flooded into the city. Instant apartment buildings sprang up, as did eating and drinking salons, all to the advantage of the massive increase in spending generated by the federal government. 

December 1941 by Craig Shirley was published by Thomas Nelson in November 2011 and is our 481st best seller. The ISBN for December 1941 is 9781595554574.

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Details for December 1941

Author / Artist
Book FormatHardback
PublisherThomas Nelson (November 2011)
Number of Pages645
Thickness53 mm
Height231 mm
Width163 mm
Product Code3971216
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