By Samuel Hynes
Samuel Hynes examines the method of that transformation. He explores an enormous cultural mosaic comprising novels and poetry, track and theatre, journalism, work, motion pictures, parliamentary debates, public monuments, sartorial models, own diaries and letters.
Told in wealthy element, this penetrating account shatters a lot of the acquired knowledge in regards to the First international battle. It exhibits how English tradition tailored itself to the wishes of killing, how our stereotypes of the battle steadily took form and the way the countries proposal and mind's eye have been profoundly and irretrievably changed.
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