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Managing Domestic Dissent in First World War Britain
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Brock Millman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-14 - Publisher: Routledge

The author argues that the way the British Government managed dissent during World War I is important for understanding the way that the war ended. He argues that a comprehensive and effective system of suppression had been developed by the war's end in 1918, with a greater level in reserve.
Nationalprotestantische Mentalit├Ąten
Language: de
Pages: 472
Authors: Manfred Gailus, Hartmut Lehmann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

English summary: The sixteen contributions in this volume discuss crucial aspects of Protestant involvement in national politics, from the wars of German unification until the post-World War II-era, thus providing a unique analysis of one of the most fascinating, but at the same time also most tragic attempts of Protestant
Patriotism and Propaganda in First World War Britain
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: David Monger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

This book is the first comprehensive investigation of the National War Aims Committee, providing detailed discussion of the establishment, activities and reception of the British domestic propaganda organisation, together with a careful and extensive analysis of the patriotic content of its propaganda.
British Culture and the First World War
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: George Robb
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-12 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

The First World War has left its imprint on British society and the popular imagination to an extent almost unparalleled in modern history. Its legacy of mass death, mechanized slaughter, propaganda, and disillusionment swept away long-standing romanticized images of warfare, and continues to haunt the modern consciousness. Focusing on the
Churches, Chaplains and the Great War
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Hanneke Takken
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is an international comparative study of the British, German and French military chaplains during the First World War. It describes their role, position and daily work within the army and how the often conflicting expectations of the church, the state, the military and the soldiers effected these. This