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Author Waterston, Elizabeth, 1922-

Title Blitzkrieg and jitterbugs [electronic resource] : college life in wartime 1939-1942 / Elizabeth Hillman Waterston ; preface by Michael Bliss.

Imprint Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2012 (Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2012)

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages) : illustrations, portrait, digital file.
Series Footprints series ; 16
Footprints (Cheltenham, England) ; 16.
Contents Part one 1939-1940. Daily debut; Going with the wind; Dance and debate; Daily disaster; Winter; Poetry; Politics; Silver swan; First finals.
Part two 1940-1941. Interval; Knittin' for Britain; Around the worlds; Authority; Eros; Status of women; Agape.
Part three 1941-1942. Interval; Curriculum; Conscription; Harbour; Extracurricular; Winding; Aftermath.
Summary A young woman experiences college life amidst constant reminders of ongoing war.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
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Subject Waterston, Elizabeth, 1922-
McGill University -- Students -- Biography.
Waterston, Elizabeth, 1922-
McGill University -- Biography -- Students.
College students -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- History -- 20th century.
Women college students -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version 9780773539761
ISBN 9780773587182 (electronic bk.)
0773587187 (electronic bk.)
9780773539761 (bound)