A Question of Conscience: Conscientious Objection in the Two World Wars

A Question of Conscience: Conscientious Objection in the Two World Wars

By: Felicity Goodall (author), The Reverend The Lord Soper (foreword_author)Hardback

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Description

During the First and Second World Wars thousands of men and women refused the call to arms. Reviled, starved, beaten and even killed, theirs was a battle of conscience. This is a collection of their stories from all walks of life.

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Contents

Individualists to the core; conscription; the "Frenchmen"; prison; the home office scheme; those at home; Friends ambulance unit; aftermath; the interwar years; war clouds; a new generation; women; non-combatant corps; bomb disposal; on the land; in the hands of the army; the absolutists; service in the Blitz; Friends; a change of heart; hindsight.

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/10/1997
  • ISBN13: 9780750907408
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780750907408
  • weight: 658
  • ISBN10: 0750907401

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