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The words of war : British forces' personal letters and diaries during the Second World War

Author: Marcus Cowper; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using the Imperial War Museum's vast archive of personal diaries, this title examines the stories of ordinary men and women who fought, and in some cases died, on the front line and home front during  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Chronologies
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Chronology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Cowper; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
ISBN: 9781845965969 1845965965
OCLC Number: 619938377
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Published in association with the Imperial War Museum.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: [introduction and commentary by] Marcus Cowper.

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"Creates a strikingly immediate impression of life at war" The Scotsman "Features diverse first-hand accounts from individuals who took part in the key campaigns of the conflict, providing poignant Read more...

 
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