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How to be the Perfect 1950s Housewife
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How to be the Perfect 1950s Housewife (Hardback)

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This is an original guide to being glamorous yet motherly, flirty yet wholesome, efficient yet endlessly cheerful...This tongue-in-cheek guide to living the life of the perfect 1950s housewife offers a lively and entertaining view of women's lives in an era now hugely popular among those interested in vintage and retro. Covering beauty, manners, shopping, food, household duties and family relationships, it is a charming and humorous picture of the British 1950s, fully illustrated with advertisements and images from contemporary magazines.

History & PoliticsHistory: Chronological20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450-1500History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsSocial & cultural historyHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean historyBritish & Irish history Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 10/08/2014 ISBN-13: 9781908402707  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Biff Raven-Hill is a writer with an interest in the social history of the 1940s and '50s. She runs the popular blog The Wartime Housewife.

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