British Culture and the First World War (2nd Revised edition)

British Culture and the First World War (2nd Revised edition)

By: George Robb (author)Paperback

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This essential survey of British society and culture during World War I focuses on the lives of ordinary Britons: how they were affected by the war, how they attempted to understand the conflict, and how they have dealt with its legacies. This timely new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated in the light of the latest scholarship.

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About Author

George Robb is Professor of History at William Paterson University of New Jersey, USA.

Contents

List of Illustrations Acknowledgements Introduction 1. The Realities of Modern Warfare 2. Class, Labor, and State Control 3. Gender, Sex, and Sexuality 4. Nation, Race, and Empire 5. Propaganda and Censorship 6. Art and Literature 7. Popular Culture 8. Remembering and Memorializing the War Notes Further Reading Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/12/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781137307507
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 296
  • ID: 9781137307507
  • weight: 372
  • ISBN10: 1137307501
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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