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Ep. 120 – Popular Responses to the Outbreak of WW1 – Prof Catriona Pennell


Prof Catriona Pennell, from the University of Exeter, talks about her book on the popular responses to the outbreak of the Great War in 1914 (published by OUP). Your browser does not support the audio element. Her own interest in the perio…

The Great War and the French People by Jean-Jacques Becker


343pp. Hardback £25 (1986 price) Paperback £8.95  Berg Publishers Ltd. The effect of modern war on civil populations has become a field of considerable interest to historians of late, not least because it was a field that had previously attracted very little attention. Professor Becker's study utilises a mass of published and unpublished mater…