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Published: 15 December 2008

272 Pages | 19 black-and-white halftones

ISBN: 9780199543212

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Boys in Khaki, Girls in Print

Women's Literary Responses to the Great War 1914-1918

Jane Potter

Oxford English Monographs

  • Joint winner of The Women's History Network Book Prize, 2005
  • A re-examination of First World War women's writing
  • Includes numerous halftones, including photographs of rare dust-jackets
  • Provides a fascinating account of the publishing history of the times, describing the interaction of publishing houses and the government propaganda machine