Introduction: 'This is a Food War' / Getting Dug In / All Hands to the Fork / Getting the Message Out / Gold From Your Backyard / 'What About the Flowers?' / The Country-House Garden at War / Dig for Peace, Dig for Plenty / Epilogue / Further Reading / Index
An illustrated history of how Gardening helped to win the war.
Twigs Way is a garden historian, writer and lecturer with a particular interest in the gardens of the working and middle classes. Twigs is fascinated by by the way in which even the smallest of plots will reflect the impact of social and political change and explores this through her books and media appearances including previous work on wartime gardens.