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The generation of 1914

The generation of 1914

Author: Robert Wohl
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1979.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
A study of the generation of French, German, English, Spanish, and Italian young men who fought in World War I.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wohl, Robert.
Generation of 1914.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1979
(DLC) 78021124
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wohl
ISBN: 9780674045309 0674045300 0674344669 9780674344662
OCLC Number: 438808013
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Awards: National Book Awards (won), 1982
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 307 pages, 14 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : in search of the lost generation --
France : the young men of today --
Germany : the mission of the young generation --
England : lost legions of youth --
Spain : the theme of our time --
Italy : Giovinezza! Giovinezza! --
Wanderers between two worlds.
Responsibility: Robert Wohl.
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Wohl rescues the generation of 1914 from the shadows of legend and brings it fully into the realm of understanding. He tells the story of the middle class elite of France, Germany, England, Spain,  Read more...


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