Blighty : British Society in the Era of the Great War / Edition 1

Blighty : British Society in the Era of the Great War / Edition 1

by Gerard J. Degroot, Gerard J. De Groot
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582061377

ISBN-13: 9780582061378

Pub. Date: 07/24/1996

Publisher: Pearson Education

Because we assume momentous events must have momentous consequences we too easily accept the conventional wisdom that the Great War of 1914-18 shook British society to its foundations, leaving nothing of the prewar world intact. Now, in this impressive study-the first major treatment of the theme-Gerard DeGroot examines every aspect of society in the period (c.1907-22

Overview

Because we assume momentous events must have momentous consequences we too easily accept the conventional wisdom that the Great War of 1914-18 shook British society to its foundations, leaving nothing of the prewar world intact. Now, in this impressive study-the first major treatment of the theme-Gerard DeGroot examines every aspect of society in the period (c.1907-22) to understand what actually happened to the people of Britain during and after their trial by fire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582061378
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
07/24/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
5.46(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.95(d)

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