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‘1918-2018: The End of the War and the Re-Shaping of a Century’ 6-8 September

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‘1918-2018: The End of the War and the Re-Shaping of a Century’   This important and unique conference will be taking place between the 6-8 September 2018 at the University of Wolverhampton. Seven keynote addresses from some of the leading academic authorities on the First World War and its aftermath will be at the heart of the conference, alo…


'Ex-Officer, needs work, will do anything' by Adam Powell

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'Ex-Officer, needs work, will do anything' by Adam Powell                            Beggars in trench coats became an all-too-familiar scene in interwar Britain. This talk explores the reasons why a 'land fit for heroes' soon became an empty promise.  Called by some historians “The Devil’s Decade” the ten years after the end of the Great War saw …