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Fourth Quarter 2011

Economic History

Tar and Turpentine

Related Links

North Carolina's World War II Experience, a UNC-TV public television documentary.

"Wilmington During World War II." Online photo archive hosted by the New Hanover County Public Library Digital Archives.

"World War II and the American Home Front." National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior National Historic Landmarks Program, October 2007.

World War II through the eyes of the Cape Fear, a joint project between the University of North Carolina Wilmington's William M. Randall Library and the Cape Fear Museum.

Tassava, Christopher. "The American Economy During World War II." In Robert Whaples (ed.), EH.Net Encyclopedia, Feb. 10, 2008.

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