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The quick and the dead

Richard Van Emden

The quick and the dead

fallen soldiers and their families in the Great War

by Richard Van Emden

  • 213 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soldiers,
  • War and families,
  • History,
  • Family relationships,
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • About the Edition

    This title tells the story of the wives and children who were left behind as their husbands, fathers, and brothers fought and died in the First World War. The book features 50 interviews, private diaries, and a collection of unpublished letters written by the soldiers to their families back home.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographic references (p.330-334) and index.

    StatementRichard van Emden
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD524.7.G7 V35 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25179901M
    ISBN 100747597790
    ISBN 109780747597797
    LC Control Number2011508561
    OCLC/WorldCa747008411

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