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Casualty figures: how five men survived the First World War

Casualty figures: how five men survived the First World War

Barrett, Michèle

This text uncovers the lives of five ordinary men who endured the First World War, & how they dealt with its horrors, both at the front & after the war's end. Barrett sheds new light on the nature of the psychological damage of war, which for the first time became both widely acknowledged & profoundly controversial through the term 'shell shock'

Book. English.
Published London: Verso, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Michèle Barrett
ISBN: 1844672301, 9781844672301
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xiii, 174 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subject: War neuroses Great Britain History 20th century.; World War, 1914-1918 Psychological aspects.; World War, 1914-1918 Biography.; World War, 1914-1918 Medical care Great Britain.