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Your Home as an Air Raid Shelter

£19.99

Product description

A real period piece, comprising a pamphlet which was issued by the Ministry of Home Security in 1940, to encourage everyone to fortify their home and protect the inhabitants by, amongst many other ideas, stuffing a stout book-case with tightly packed old books, thereby slowing down any ammunition.
Although the staples have rusted and have marked the pages at the fold, plus the middle part is detached but all is present, all text and fascinating b/w diagrams and house plans, plus a few b/w photographs, are clear on mostly clean pages.

Item details

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.4 x 24.6 cms
Edition:
1940
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
The Ministry of Home Security
Title:
Your Home as an Air Raid Shelter

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A real period piece, comprising a pamphlet which was issued by the Ministry of Home Security in 1940, to encourage everyone to fortify their home and protect the inhabitants by, amongst many other ideas, stuffing a stout book-case with tightly packed old books, thereby slowing down any ammunition.
Although the staples have rusted and have marked the pages at the fold, plus the middle part is detached but all is present, all text and fascinating b/w diagrams and house plans, plus a few b/w photographs, are clear on mostly clean pages.

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.4 x 24.6 cms
Edition:
1940
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
The Ministry of Home Security
Title:
Your Home as an Air Raid Shelter

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