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Conscripts.

Author: Iliana R Bet-El
Publisher: New York : The History Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Drawing on diaries, letters and personal accounts from British conscripts who served on the Western Front in the latter half of the Great War, this book explores the contribution they made to the war effort.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bet-El, Iliana R.
Conscripts.
New York : The History Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Iliana R Bet-El
ISBN: 9780752499932 0752499939
OCLC Number: 852757058
Description: 1 online resource (395 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Dedication; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: Some Notes, Eighty Years on; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Conscription in the First World War; Part One: Civilian into Soldier; 1 Enlistment; 2 Basic Training; 3 To France; Part Two: Actualities of War; 4 Mud and War; 5 Living in War; 6 Contact in War; Part Three: Soldiers of War; 7 The Backbone --
Discipline; 8 The Framework --
Daily Schedule; 9 The Identity of Conscripts; Epilogue: The Forgotten Memory; Notes; Bibliography; Photo Section.

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