Men Of War: Masculinity And The First World War In Britain

Review by Anindya Raychaudhuri
In Volume 1, Issue 1
Spring 2010

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Jessicer Meyer, 'Men of War'

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Title:
Men of War: Masculinity and the First World War in Britain (Genders and Sexualities in History)
Author:
Jessica Meyer
Publisher: 
Palgrave Macmillan (27 Nov 2008)
ISBN:
978-0230222014

Anindya Raychaudhuri 'Meyer [...] exposes the reading of the First World War as a transition from enthusiastic, patriotic, and even jingoistic volunteers for war into haunted (and haunting) alienated postwar figures of victimhood as both simplistic and unsatisfactory.'

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