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Babington, Anthony

Overview
Works: 13 works in 111 publications in 1 language and 2,594 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author
Classifications: UB855.G7, 343.410143
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Most widely held works about Anthony Babington
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Babington
For the sake of example : capital courts-martial, 1914-1920 by Anthony Babington( Book )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English Bastille; a history of Newgate Gaol and prison conditions in Britain, 1188-1902 by Anthony Babington( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rule of law in Britain from the Roman occupation to the present day : the only liberty : a short history of the rule of law in Britain, 54 B.C.-A.D. 1975 by Anthony Babington( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the rule of law in Britain, from the Roman Occupation to the present day
Military intervention in Britain : from the Gordon riots to the Gibraltar incident by Anthony Babington( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power to silence; a history of punishment in Britain by Anthony Babington( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A house in Bow Street: crime and the magistracy, London, 1740-1881 by Anthony Babington( Book )

8 editions published between 1740 and 1999 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shell-shock : a history of the changing attitudes to war neurosis by Anthony Babington( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditional officer class reaction to troops that complained of shell shock was to shoot them as cowards. Nevertheless some enlightened medical staff believe that troops are fragile and this book traces the way attitudes have improved
The devil to pay : the mutiny of the Connaught Rangers, India, July, 1920 by Anthony Babington( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shell-Shock by Anthony Babington( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Anthony Babington is careful to point out in his forwrd, this is not a medical book. It is, rather, a distillation, in words which any layman can understand, of the long struggle by the medical profession, and by influencail civilians of an understanding frame of mind, to persudae the Service Chiefs, in particuliar Senior army pfficers, that soldiers can only stand so much fighting. In the First World War, as Babington points out, men were shot at dawn for cowardice or desertion. One can only wonder that many more didn't crack up under the appalling stress to which they were subjected. By 1
No memorial : the story of a triumph of courage over misfortune and mind over body by Anthony Babington( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a man who was wounded in Holland during the war and returned to consciousness to find that his right arm and leg were paralysed and that he was unable to speak. After a long struggle he not only won back most of his powers of moment and speech, but began to read for the bar. At the moment of triumph- just when he had passed the Final Examinations- he was diagnosed as suffering from tuberculosis. Long months of hospital and sanatorium life followed before he returned to the bar and set to work to refute the innumerable people who discouraged him. Then, finally, when he had
The Devil to pay : the Connaught Rangers revolt in the Punjab, 1920 by Anthony Babington( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the sake of example : capital courts-martial 1914-1920 by Anthony Babington( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From the outbreak of the First World War to the end of March 1920, official Army records state that 346 officers and men were executed following court martials in the field. A sense of uneasiness has arisen regarding the circumstances surrounding these deaths. The author has made use of evidence which has recently come to light, and shows that many men were treated with injustice and inhumanity. 1983
An uncertain voyage : an autobiography by Anthony Babington( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Shell-shock : a history of the changing attitudes to war neurosis
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A house in Bow Street: crime and the magistracy, London, 1740-1881Shell-shock : a history of the changing attitudes to war neurosis
Alternative Names
Babington, Anthony Patrick

Languages
English (111)