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Published: 29 June 2017

288 Pages | 23


ISBN: 9780190276706

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An English Governess in the Great War

The Secret Brussels Diary of Mary Thorp

Sophie De Schaepdrijver and Tammy M. Proctor

  • Provides access to the long lost diary of Mary Thorp, an English Governess during the WWI occupation in Belgium
  • Offers a transnational, cross-class, and female perspective on military occupation
  • Documents from a new perspective the US entry into the war and its connection to the end of US directly supervised food aid through the Commission for Relief in Belgium

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