Voices, 1870-1914

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Cape , London
Quotations, English., Europe -- History -- 1871-1918 -- Miscell

Places

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Statement[compiled by] Peter Vansittart.
ContributionsVansittart, Peter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6081 .V55 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 322 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3277759M
ISBN 100224021036
LC Control Number83201375

Genre/Form: History Trivia and miscellanea Miscellanea: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Voices, London: Cape, (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Voices, [Peter Vansittart;] -- Contains a collection of prose and poetry chronicling the years of Peter Vansittart OBE, FRSL (27 August – 4 October ) was an English writer.

He had 50 novels published between and ; he also wrote historical studies, memoirs, stories for children and three anthologies: Voices from the Great War (his most popular book), Voices and Voices of the received an OBE in for his services to literature. Find books like The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, from the world’s largest community of readers.

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Weaving a tapestry of songs/doggerel, poetry and opinions from the famous (like Siegfried Sassoon, Rudyard Kipling and Apollonnaire), the infamous (like Adolf Hitler), the legendary (like Winston Chruchill), to the unknown (soldiers, captains and villagers), Peter Vansittart has done 5/5.

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He wrote a highly regarded book of history for young readers, “Green Knights, Black Angels” (), and edited many anthologies. In the late 19th century, Voices the midst of 1870-1914 book continued decline of the Ottoman empire, a nationalist movement emerged in Turkey under the guidance of a group calling themselves the "Young Turks," who successfully forced the sultan to establish a constitutional government in Rischin paints a vivid picture of Jewish life 1870-1914 book New York at the turn of the century.

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Though political crises such as the Dreyfus Affair threatened to tear it apart, the Republic established firm parliamentary rule, built up an Empire and 1870-1914 book army which was to see it through the Great War.

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