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1950s Childhood (Shire Library, Volume 737) by John Shepherd, Janet Shepherd

By John Shepherd, Janet Shepherd

The iteration who grew up in Britain instantly after the second one international battle are popularly referred to as 'The child Boomers'. As kids, they skilled lifestyles in Britain from wartime austerity to the relative affluence of the overdue Fifties. Uniquely more healthy and wealthier than earlier generations, this primary welfare country new release got loose orange juice, milk and cod liver oil to guard their overall healthiness. in spite of the fact that, their total nutrition used to be limited until eventually rationing absolutely resulted in 1954 -- and the permissive society had but to reach. Janet and John Shepherd discover how the child Boomers grew up during the switch from post-war regulations to a brand new patron society, having fun with elevated selection within the retailers, whereas at domestic, pirate Radio Luxembourg and flickering black and white tv spread out new vistas.

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