Search results for Peter Grant.

National Myth and the First World War in Modern Music


By Peter Grant   Hardback 303 pages 22 b/w illustrations (several in colour) Palgrave Macmillan (2017) Palgrave Studies in the History of Subcultures and Popular Music   Peter Grant is Senior Lecturer at City University London. He is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society. His previous books include Philanthropy and Voluntary Action in th…

Ep. 8 – The Great War’s Influence on Popular Music – Dr Peter Grant


Dr Peter Grant, a cultural historian from the Cass Business School, discusses how the Great War has shaped and provided inspiration for modern pop bands, heavy metal and contemporary classical music. Your browser does not support the audio element. …

The Boy Scouts in the Great War by Craig Armstrong


(Pen & Sword, 2021) £19.99, hardback, 208 pages, 100 b/w illustrations ISBN: 978–1–52672–324–6  There’s plenty of fascinating information crammed into Craig Armstrong’s account of the Scouts’ experience of the First World War. The stories range from those of diligent service to outright heroism, culminating in the courage and sacrifice of that…