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Peace & war: Britain in 1914

Peace & war: Britain in 1914

Jones, Nigel H., author

Nigel Jones depicts every facet of a year that changed Britain for ever. From gun-running in Ulster to an attack by suffragettes on a Velasquez painting in the National Gallery; from the launch of HMHS Britannic to cricketer J.T. Hearne's 3000th first-class wicket; from the opening of London's first nightclub to the embarking for Belgium of the BEF, he traces the events of a momentous year from its benign domestic beginnings to its descent into the nightmare of European war

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Head of Zeus, 2015
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Nigel Jones
ISBN: 1781853355, 9781781853351
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Originally published: 2014.
Physical Description: xi, 256 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Subject: Nineteen fourteen, A.D.; Great Britain Social life and customs 20th century.; History.; World War, 1914-1918 Causes.; Great Britain History George V, 1910-1936.