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The Resource Death's men : soldiers of the Great War, Denis Winter

Death's men : soldiers of the Great War, Denis Winter

Label
Death's men : soldiers of the Great War
Title
Death's men
Title remainder
soldiers of the Great War
Statement of responsibility
Denis Winter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Millions of British men were involved in the Great War of 1914-18. But both during and after the war, the individual voices of the soldiers were lost in the collective picture. Men drew arrows on maps and talked of battles and campaigns, but avoided what it felt like to be in the front line. Civilians did not ask and soldiers did not write. Death's Men portrays the life of ordinary soldiers who were called on to face the appalling fears and discomforts of the Front. It shows the reality of the First World War through the voices of the men who fought
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Winter, Denis
Dewey number
940.48341
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Label
Death's men : soldiers of the Great War, Denis Winter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Contents note: 1.The Kitchener armies form -- 2.The training of `Other Ranks' -- 3.Coming to terms with the army -- 4.Training the officers -- 5.Over to France -- 6.Trench life -- 7.The weapons of trench warfare -- 8.The strain of trench warfare -- 9.Into rest -- 10.Home leave -- 11.Battle -- 12.After battle -- 13.Attitudes to the Germans -- 14.Attitudes to the war as a whole -- 15.After the war
Control code
000053394502
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
283 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780241969151
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
Label
Death's men : soldiers of the Great War, Denis Winter
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Contents note: 1.The Kitchener armies form -- 2.The training of `Other Ranks' -- 3.Coming to terms with the army -- 4.Training the officers -- 5.Over to France -- 6.Trench life -- 7.The weapons of trench warfare -- 8.The strain of trench warfare -- 9.Into rest -- 10.Home leave -- 11.Battle -- 12.After battle -- 13.Attitudes to the Germans -- 14.Attitudes to the war as a whole -- 15.After the war
Control code
000053394502
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
283 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780241969151
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits

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