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Women'S Writing of the First World War An Anthology by Angela Smith

Women'S Writing of the First World War An Anthology


Women'S Writing of the First World War An Anthology by Angela Smith

A fully-rounded anthology of women's writing from World War One containing the known and unknown biographers and fiction writers of the period.. Explores the impact of the war on ideology, gender, genre and society and is a perfect complimentary text to Trudi Tate's Women Men and the Great War.. Aims to re-read the First World War as a female experience by drawing on the public and private sources of a wide range of different women.. Uses diaries, letters, articles and essays many of which have not been published.. Invaluable source document for scholars in many disciplines. -- .

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Angela Smith is a Lecturer in English at the University of Plymouth -- .

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Publication date

23rd March 2000


Angela Smith

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Manchester University Press


352 pages


Literary essays
Anthologies (non-poetry)

First World War



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