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Imelda Staunton reads from the postwar diaries of 'Housewife, 49', Nella Last, which give a frank account of the difficulties of adapting to life in Britain after the end of the Second World War.

Nella reflects on people's hopes for the future following the announcement of the Japanese surrender.

15 minutes

Last on

Thu 18 Dec 2008 00:30
BBC Radio 4 LW only

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