skip to content
The deluge : British society and the First World War Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The deluge : British society and the First World War

Author: Arthur Marwick; Joanna Bourke
Publisher: Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Reissued 2nd edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This volume describes life on the home front, analyzing the social changes that made Britain of the 1920s a vastly different place from the Britain that went to war in 1914.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Marwick; Joanna Bourke
ISBN: 0230002455 9780230002456
OCLC Number: 65467691
Notes: This ed. originally published: Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1991.
Description: xxii, 376 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations Preface to Reissued Second Edition; J.Bourke Preface to Second Edition Introduction: War and Social Change in Twentieth Century Britain Preface Early Days: August 1914-March 1915 Changed Men: 1915-1916 New Women: 1915-1916 Gentlemen in England Now Abed: 1915-1916 The Challenge to Laissez-faire Seasons of Discontent: 1917-1918 Science and Collectivism The End of the War After the Deluge Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Arthur Marwick ; with a new preface by Joanna Bourke.

Abstract:

Almost continuously in print for 40 years, this classic title describes life on the home front, analyzing the social changes that made Britain of the 1920s a vastly different place from the Britain  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Praise for the book when it first appeared in 1965: 'Mr Marwick has ingeniously discovered a new approach: away from strategy and battles to the home front. He draws efficiently on the abundant Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/65467691> # The deluge : British society and the First World War
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "65467691" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Place/basingstoke> ; # Basingstoke
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119563> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Social aspects--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1091540> ; # Reconstruction (1914-1939)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> ; # Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> ; # World War (1914-1918)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110271> ; # Reconstruction (1914-1939)--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354981> ; # Social aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.083/e22/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "Reissued 2nd ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/66551705> ; # Joanna Bourke
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/90710920> ; # Arthur Marwick
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "This volume describes life on the home front, analyzing the social changes that made Britain of the 1920s a vastly different place from the Britain that went to war in 1914."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/54018877> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The deluge : British society and the First World War"@en ;
    schema:productID "65467691" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/65467691#PublicationEvent/basingstoke_new_york_palgrave_macmillan_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> ; # Palgrave Macmillan
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230002456> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA635788> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/65467691> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> # Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Palgrave Macmillan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54018877#Place/great_britain> # Great Britain
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110271> # Reconstruction (1914-1939)--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Reconstruction (1914-1939)--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119563> # World War, 1914-1918--Social aspects--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Social aspects--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1091540> # Reconstruction (1914-1939)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Reconstruction (1914-1939)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354981> # Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66551705> # Joanna Bourke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bourke" ;
    schema:givenName "Joanna" ;
    schema:name "Joanna Bourke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90710920> # Arthur Marwick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:deathDate "2006" ;
    schema:familyName "Marwick" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "Arthur Marwick" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230002456>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0230002455" ;
    schema:isbn "9780230002456" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.