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Writing disenchantment: British First World War prose, 1914-30

Andrew Frayn

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719089220
eISBN:
9781781707333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089220.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book argues that disenchantment is not only a response to wartime experience, but a condition of modernity with a language that finds extreme expression in First World War literature. The ... More


African American Catholics in the South and Desegregation, 1945–1970

Mark Newman

in Desegregating Dixie: The Catholic Church in the South and Desegregation, 1945-1992

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818867
eISBN:
9781496818904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818867.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Recollections from former students often present a positive appreciation of black Catholic schools primarily for their educational quality but also, in many cases, for their emphasis on self-worth ... More


A Dismal Return 1820

Lawrence M. Crutcher

in George Keats of Kentucky: A Life

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813136882
eISBN:
9780813141411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813136882.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

George returns to London to settle his brother Tom Keats’ estate. Unknown to him, Georgiana and their daughter Georgiana Emily, staying with the Bakewells in Louisville, are both extremely ill, but ... More


Remembering the Revolution: Dissent, Culture, and Nationalism in the Irish Free State

Frances Flanagan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198739159
eISBN:
9780191802225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739159.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This book chronicles the ways the Irish revolution was remembered in the first two decades of Irish independence. While tales of heroism and martyrdom dominated popular accounts of the revolution, a ... More


Conclusion: Defeat in the Balkan Wars and its Legacy

Eyal Ginio

in The Ottoman Culture of Defeat: The Balkan Wars and their Aftermath

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190264031
eISBN:
9780190638498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264031.003.0007
Subject:
History, Middle East History

The defeat in the Balkan Wars marked a time of deep soul-searching for the Ottoman elite. The vast Ottoman literature on the defeat displayed feelings of tremendous bereavement and loss. It also ... More


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