Forever England: The Countryside at War 1914-1918

Forever England: The Countryside at War 1914-1918

by Caroline Dakers



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781784534844
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 02/28/2016
Edition description: New
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Caroline Dakers is Professor of Cultural History at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. Her previous books include Clouds: The Biography of a Country House; The Holland Park Circle and A Genius for Money.

Table of Contents

Illustrations vii

Preface to Paperback Edition 1

Acknowledgements 9

Introduction 11

1 Over by Christmas 21

2 Writers and Artists in the Countryside 47

3 In the Manor House 76

4 In the Village 105

5 On the Farm: The Fight for Food 130

6 In Foreign Fields 158

7 Aftermath: The Countryside at Peace 183

References 211

Bibliography 223

Index 229

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