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37 39: Last Look Round Kate Caffrey

37 39: Last Look Round

Kate Caffrey

Published January 1st 1978
ISBN : 9780860330660
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175 pages
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Kate Caffrey brings vividly to life what was to be seen in the last look round before the world was plunged into war. The book studies Englands middle class society and culture which developed to its peak during the last 2 years before the secondMoreKate Caffrey brings vividly to life what was to be seen in the last look round before the world was plunged into war. The book studies Englands middle class society and culture which developed to its peak during the last 2 years before the second world war. The preceding years of the Depression were overcome and overlaid by the efforts of a generation who both created and reflected the dazzling images of the silver screen: white telephones, silks and furs, foxtrots, dressing up to go shopping, the Mediterranean cruises--an age of niceties, manners and financial drama.