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Books about the Great War

Dr. Emma Hanna
 
The Unquiet Western Front: Britain's Role in Literature and History
The Unquiet Western Front: Britain's Role in Literature and History
"Explodes some of the myths rampant in British culture."
The Great War, Memory and Ritual: Commemoration in the City and East London, 1916-1939 (Royal Historical Society Studies in History New Series)
The Great War, Memory and Ritual: Commemoration in the City and East London, 1916-1939 (Royal Historical Society Studies in History New Series)
"Walks you through London's mourning and memorialisation."
The Missing of the Somme
The Missing of the Somme
"Masterpiece. Thought provoking."
Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the First World War (Cassell military trade books)
Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the First World War (Cassell military trade books)
"No-nonsence pomposity-busting myth-breaker."
A War Imagined: First World War and English Culture
A War Imagined: First World War and English Culture
"Fantastic - why on earth is it out of print?"
The Trench
The Trench
"Fascinating account of the controversial series."
The Great War and Modern Memory
The Great War and Modern Memory
"A must-read if only to see how wrong he is - well-written researched but quite rediculous in places!"
1914-1918: Understanding the Great War
1914-1918: Understanding the Great War
"Strikingly argumentative from a refreshingly different perspective."
Sites of Memory, Sites of Mourning: The Great War in European Cultural History (Canto)
Sites of Memory, Sites of Mourning: The Great War in European Cultural History (Canto)
"Brilliant insights into the mourning process all over Europe."
The Price of Pity: v. 1
The Price of Pity: v. 1
"A good place to start for anyone trapped between literature and history."