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The Great War and Modern Memory


The year 2000 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of one of the most original and gripping volumes ever written about the First World War. Fussell ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 3.667
Malve v

Perfect copy

by Malve v on Jun 9, 2011

This is a wonderful book, and the copy arrived like new/very clean. Thank you. More


Rhyming with Death: Poets at War

by dekesolomon on Oct 18, 2009

A jolt of gallows humor, the old marching song says: "O the bells in Hell go ting-a-ling-a-ling!" Then the song asks: "O Death! Where is thy sting-a-ling-a-ling?" Paul Fussell tells where and how so many millions heard the bells and felt the sting. 'The Great War and Modern Memory' is a literary ... More


Not your normal history of WW1

by Augustus on May 24, 2008

My teacher chose this book as the main method in which to study WW1. I would not reccomend this too anyone who wishes to study WW1 in a normal fashion. Instead of speaking about battles, military strategies, and the effects WW1 had on society, The Great War and Modern Memory focuses on the literature ... More

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