主題詞：Authors, English - --Biography. - --20th century ; Illustrators - --Biography. ---Great Britain ; Country life - --History - --20th century. ---England ; World War, 1914-1918 ---England ; Great Britain - --Social life and customs - --1918-1945. ; England - --Social life and customs - --20th century.
Memoirs of Foreman as a boy during the rebuilding of Britain after World War II. Foreman recalls victory bonfires, the ongoing rationing, prefab houses, baths in tin tubs, beaches first cleared of barbed wire and mines, and describes his development as an artist. Includes watercolor illustrations and perioddocuments and photographs.