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Manchester in the Great War.

Author: Joseph O'Neil
Publisher: Havertown : Pen and Sword, 2014.
Series: Your towns and cities in the Great War.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How the experience of war impacted on the town, from the initial enthusiasm for sorting out the German kaiser in time for Christmas 1914, to the gradual realization of the enormity of human sacrifice the families of Manchester were committed to as the war stretched out over the next four years. A record of the growing disillusion of the people, their tragedies and hardships and a determination to see it through.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Neil, Joseph.
Manchester in the Great War.
Havertown : Pen and Sword, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph O'Neil
ISBN: 9781473839380 1473839386 9781473838673 1473838673
OCLC Number: 893732062
Description: 1 online resource (98 pages).
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: 1914 Carrying a Box; Chapter 2: 1915 Kitchener's Smile; Chapter 3: 1916 High Hopes and Hostility; Chapter 4: 1917 Endurance; Chapter 5: 1918 The End; Index.
Series Title: Your towns and cities in the Great War.

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How the experience of war impacted on the town, from the initial enthusiasm for sorting out the German kaiser in time for Christmas 1914, to the gradual realization of the enormity of human sacrifice the families of Manchester were committed to as the war stretched out over the next four years. A record of the growing disillusion of the people, their tragedies and hardships and a determination to see it through. Manchester was more profoundly involved in the Great War than any provincial city. Manchester men volunteered in greater numbers than any others; its women, hardened to the rigours of.

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