Journals Higher Education

$99.95

Hardcover

15 November 2013

272 Pages | 20 b/w illustrations

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846318955


Bookseller Code (06)

Pubs and Patriots

The Drink Crisis in Britain during World War One

Robert Duncan

Liverpool University Press

  • First book to solely focus on the drink problem in Britain during the First World War
  • Describes a unique governmental experiment in the control of drink which is widely recognised as needing a monograph study
  • Uses new, original and extensive primary research
  • Considers the control of drink by the Central Control Board but also fits the story into the broader history of the First World War
  • Illustrated with rarely seen cartoons from the period
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