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The Great War and the language of modernism

Author: Vincent B Sherry
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
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Publisher's description: In The Great War and the Language of Modernism, Vincent Sherry reopens long unanswered questions regarding the influence of the 1914 war on the verbal experiments of modernist poetry and fiction. Sherry recovers the political discourses of the British campaign and establishes the language to which literary modernism responds with its boldest initiatives. In its wholly new reading of Woolf,  Read more...
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Sherry, Vincent B.
Great War and the language of modernism.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2002070921
(OCoLC)49726385
Named Person: Ezra Pound; T S Eliot; Virginia Woolf; Ezra Pound; T S Eliot; Virginia Woolf; Ezra Pound; T S Eliot; Virginia Woolf; T S Eliot; Ezra Pound; Virginia Woolf
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent B Sherry
ISBN: 9780198026204 019802620X 9780195101768 0195101766 0195178181 9780195178180 1280452293 9781280452291 0195180550 9780195180558
OCLC Number: 57404619
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2004.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 395 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Vincent Sherry.
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