American Women in a World at War

Judy Barrett Litoff, Bryant University
David C. Smith

Document Type Article

Published by Organization of American Historians in Magazine of History Volume 16, Issue 3, pages 7-12

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Litoff and Smith discuss the role of American women during World War II. The war had a significant and far-reaching impact on the lives of women, giving them increased independence, confidence and power.