The Last War: The Legacy of the First World War in 1940s British Fiction
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Stewart, Victoria - The Last War: The Legacy of the First World War in 1940s British Fiction



Keywords:

British writing | civilian life | ex-servicemen | First World War | military campaign | non-combatants

ISFWWS-Keywords:

Britain | Literature | Legacy | Experience of combat | Western Front | Soldiers and Combat

Abstract:

Whilst the period between 1929 and 1933 is often seen as the high-water mark for the appearance of depictions of the First World War in British writing, the outbreak of a new war did not completely obfuscate the earlier con…

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Stewart, Victoria, “The Last War: The Legacy of the First World War in 1940s British Fiction”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 25 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-3786_dlws1_nij9789004166585_i_383_66>
First published online: 2015



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