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Author Virden, Jenel.

Title Good-bye, Piccadilly : British war brides in America / Jenel Virden.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1996]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  D810.W7 V57 1996    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 177 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Centennial series
Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Centennial series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-172) and index.
Contents Neglected voices -- The Second World War in Britain -- Overseas marriages -- Gaining entry to America -- From the old world to the new -- Transatlantic divorce, paternity, and incomplete immigration -- Transitions -- Conceptual assimilation.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Great Britain.
War brides -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Women immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
British Americans -- Cultural assimilation.
ISBN 0252022254 alkaline paper
025206528X paperback alkaline paper

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