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By Richard van Emden,Steve Humphries

ISBN-10: 1473891949

ISBN-13: 9781473891944

The fact concerning the sacrifice and agony at the domestic entrance in the course of global battle I isn't mentioned. during this ebook, a number of the oldest women and men within the state talk about studies and occasions that experience remained buried for eighty five years. Their testimony exhibits an identical candor and braveness we now have develop into familiar with listening to from veterans of the western entrance. these interviewed comprise a survivor of a Zeppelin raid on Hull in 1915, a Welsh munitions employee recruited as a woman, and a girl rescued from a bombed college after 5 days. There also are money owed of rural famine, bereavement and the results on households again domestic, or even the tale of a lady who deliberate to kill her kinfolk to save lots of them additional suffering.

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