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The Resource Empires of the dead : how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves, David Crane

Empires of the dead : how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves, David Crane

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Empires of the dead : how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves
Title
Empires of the dead
Title remainder
how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves
Statement of responsibility
David Crane
Title variation
Empires of the dead
Title variation remainder
how one mans vision led to the creation of WWIs war graves
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction; the extraordinary and forgotten story behind the building of the First World War cemeteries, due to the efforts of one remarkable and visionary man, Fabian Ware
Summary
Offers the story behind the building of the First World War cemeteries, and follows Red Cross worker Fabian Ware, who, horrified by the burials of the war dead, recorded the identity and position of the graves
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10233215
Cataloging source
BT
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1942-
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Crane, David
Dewey number
940.465
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Ware, Fabian
  • Soldiers' bodies, Disposition of
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
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how one man's vision led to the creation of WWI's war graves
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Empires of the dead : how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves, David Crane
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Making of a Visionary -- 2.The Mobile Unit -- 3.With an Eye to the Future -- 4.Consolidation -- 5.The Imperial War Graves Commission -- 6.Kenyon -- 7.Opposition -- 8.The Task -- 9.Completion -- 10.Keeping the Faith
Control code
000052011048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
289 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780007456659
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
Label
Empires of the dead : how one man's vision led to the creation of WW1's war graves, David Crane
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Making of a Visionary -- 2.The Mobile Unit -- 3.With an Eye to the Future -- 4.Consolidation -- 5.The Imperial War Graves Commission -- 6.Kenyon -- 7.Opposition -- 8.The Task -- 9.Completion -- 10.Keeping the Faith
Control code
000052011048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
289 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780007456659
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps

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