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368 Pages | 10

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198870159

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Writing a War of Words

Andrew Clark and the Search for Meaning in World War One

Lynda Mugglestone

  • The first exploration of Andrew Clark's valuable archive of war-time notebooks
  • Traces real-time language history via a first-person contemporary collection
  • Looks at the language of ordinary people in war-time, based on unconventional and often marginalized sources
  • Examines the role of language as an interdisciplinary lens on history