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The Resource Altered memories of the Great War : divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, Mark David Sheftall

Altered memories of the Great War : divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, Mark David Sheftall

Label
Altered memories of the Great War : divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada
Title
Altered memories of the Great War
Title remainder
divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada
Statement of responsibility
Mark David Sheftall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The experiences of World War I touched the lives of a generation but memories of this momentous experience vary enormously throughout the world. In Britain, there was a strong reaction against militarism but in the Dominion powers of Canada, Australia and New Zealand the response was very different. For these former colonial powers, the experience of war was largely accepted as a national rite of passage and their pride and respect for their soldiers' sacrifices found its focus in a powerful nationalist drive. How did a single, supposedly shared experience provoke such contrasting reactions? W
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
940.481
Index
index present
LC call number
D640.A2
LC item number
S54 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International library of war studies
Series volume
14
Label
Altered memories of the Great War : divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, Mark David Sheftall
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=334847
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. 'Heroes of Their Own Epic'; 2. New World Sons of Empire; 3. The Lords of Battle; 4. The Wars at Home; 5. 'The Glory and the Sadness'; 6. 'From Failing Hands We Throw ... '; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn673625341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (229 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857710321
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1EA0EC95-F4C5-43BD-B499-9F8B231E97BA
System control number
(OCoLC)673625341
Label
Altered memories of the Great War : divergent narratives of Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, Mark David Sheftall
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=334847
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. 'Heroes of Their Own Epic'; 2. New World Sons of Empire; 3. The Lords of Battle; 4. The Wars at Home; 5. 'The Glory and the Sadness'; 6. 'From Failing Hands We Throw ... '; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn673625341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (229 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857710321
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1EA0EC95-F4C5-43BD-B499-9F8B231E97BA
System control number
(OCoLC)673625341

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