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The Flower of Battle - British Fiction Writers of the First World War by Hugh Cecil


Secker & Warburg 1995 Hardback, 415pp ¬£25.00 ISBN¬† 0 436 202905 [This review first appeared in the October 1996 edition of Stand To! No.49] Dr. Hugh Cecil, an historian at the University of Leeds, points out in the first chapter of this book that more than 400 British authors, who had firsthand experience of the Great War, used their memor…