By Samuel Hynes
Samuel Hynes examines the method of that transformation. He explores an enormous cultural mosaic comprising novels and poetry, track and theatre, journalism, work, motion pictures, parliamentary debates, public monuments, sartorial models, own diaries and letters.
Told in wealthy element, this penetrating account shatters a lot of the got knowledge concerning the First global conflict. It exhibits how English tradition tailored itself to the wishes of killing, how our stereotypes of the conflict steadily took form and the way the international locations idea and mind's eye have been profoundly and irretrievably changed.
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A War Imagined: The First World War and English Culture by Samuel Hynes