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Authority, identity and the social history of the great war

Author: Frans Coetzee
Publisher: Providence ; Oxford : Berghahn Books, 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The unprecedented scope and intensity of the First World War has prompted an enormous body of retrospective scholarship. However, efforts to provide a coherent synthesis about the war's impact and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frans Coetzee
ISBN: 1571810676 9781571810670 157181017X 9781571810175
OCLC Number: 1035973033
Description: XXII, 362 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements Chapter 1. A "Latecomer" in War: The Case of Italy G. Procacci Chapter 2. The Political Police, War, and Society in Russia, 1914-1917 F. Zuckerman Chapter 3. All Quiet on the Homefront: Popular Entertainments, Censorship and Civilian Morale in Germany, 1914-1918 G. Stark Chapter 4. Restoring Moral Order on the Home Front: Compulsory Savings Plans for Young Workers in Germany, 1916-1919 E. Rosenhaft Chapter 5. French Catholics, Rumeurs infames and the Union Sacree, 1914-1918 J. F. McMillan Chapter 6. Nationalism in Wartime: Critiquing the Conventional Wisdom L. L. Farrar Chapter 7. Love and Death: War and Gender in Britain, 1914-1918 S. Kingsley Kent Chapter 8. Italian Widows of the First World War F. Lagorio Chapter 9. For the Fatherland and Jewish People: Jewish Women in Austria during World War I M. Rozenblit Chapter 10. Soldiers, Civilians, and the Warfare of Attrition: Representations of Combat in France, 1914-1918 J. Horne Chapter 11. Masculinity, Memory, and the French World War I Novel: Henri Barbusse and Roland Dorgeles L. V. Smith Chapter 12. Russian General Staff Training and the Approach of War J. Steinberg Chapter 13. Knights of the Sky: The Rise of Military Aviation J. H. Morrow, Jr. Chapter 14. Communities in Mourning J. M. Winter Notes on contributors Bibliography Index
Responsibility: ed. by Frans Coetzee and Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee.

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