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Behind the Front : British Soldiers and French Civilians, 1914-1918

By: Gibson, Craig.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare: Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (482 p.).ISBN: 9781107781177.Subject(s): Civilians in war -- France -- History -- 20th century | Great Britain. Army -- History -- World War, 1914-1918 | World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front | World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- FranceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Behind the Front : British Soldiers and French Civilians, 1914–1918DDC classification: 940.40944 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half title; Series title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Tables; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Prologue; Introduction; Part I Mobile warfare,1914; 1 The first campaign; Part II Trench warfare,1914-1918; 2 Land; 3 Administration; 4 Billet; 5 Communication; 6 Friction; 7 Farms; 8 Damages; 9 Money; 10 Discipline; 11 Sex; Part III Mobile warfare, 1918; 12 The last campaign; Conclusion; Epilogue; Appendix 1 Field Marshal Lord Kitchener'smessage to the BEF
Appendix 2 Order as to Procedure to be Adopted on entering a French or Belgian Town or Village which has been occupied by the EnemyAppendix 3 Arthur Murray Jarvis; Appendix 4 A Partial Record of Damage Claims Lodged against the BEF, Sorted by Nationality, Number and Amount (in francs),1914-1918; Sources consulted; Manuscript sources; Australia; Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT; Private records; Belgium; Archives Générales du Royaume, Brussels; Archives du Ministère des Affaires Étrangères, Brussels; Rijksarchief, Brugge; Stadsarchief, Ieper2; Canada
Archives and Special Collections, Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St.John'sCity of Toronto Archives, Toronto; Directorate of History and Heritage, Ottawa; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa; Records of the Department of Militia and Defence, RG 9; Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, StJohn's; Diaries, letters and unpublished memoirs; France; Archives de l'arméede terre, Château de Vincennes, Paris; Archives départementales de la Seine-Maritime, Rouen; Archives départementales de la Somme, Amiens; Archives départementales du Nord, Lille
Archives départementales du Pas-de-Calais, ArrasArchives du Ministère des Affaires Étrangères, Quai d'Orsay,Paris; Archives Municipales, Ville d'Amiens,Département de la Somme; Archives Nationales, Paris; United Kingdom; British Library, London; Brotherton Library, University of Leeds; Department of Documents, Imperial War Museum, London6; Diaries, letters and unpublished memoirs; Other manuscript sources; Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, King'sCollege London; Diaries, letters and papers of:; Liddle Collection, Special Collections, University of Leeds Library
Diaries, letters and papers of:London Metropolitan Archives; Norfolk Record Office, Norwich; The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; Foreign Office; Foreign Office and Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Registrar General; War Office; Wiltshire and Swindon Archives, Chippenham; Published primary sources; Newspapers, periodicals; Official histories, unit histories, statistical records and guide books; Published secondary sources; Published letters, memoirs, reminiscences and novels from experience; Theses; Monographs; Articles and selected chapters; Unpublished papers; Index
Summary: Uncovers the vital relationships between British troops and local inhabitants in France and Belgium during the First World War.
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Cover; Half title; Series title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Tables; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Prologue; Introduction; Part I Mobile warfare,1914; 1 The first campaign; Part II Trench warfare,1914-1918; 2 Land; 3 Administration; 4 Billet; 5 Communication; 6 Friction; 7 Farms; 8 Damages; 9 Money; 10 Discipline; 11 Sex; Part III Mobile warfare, 1918; 12 The last campaign; Conclusion; Epilogue; Appendix 1 Field Marshal Lord Kitchener'smessage to the BEF

Appendix 2 Order as to Procedure to be Adopted on entering a French or Belgian Town or Village which has been occupied by the EnemyAppendix 3 Arthur Murray Jarvis; Appendix 4 A Partial Record of Damage Claims Lodged against the BEF, Sorted by Nationality, Number and Amount (in francs),1914-1918; Sources consulted; Manuscript sources; Australia; Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT; Private records; Belgium; Archives Générales du Royaume, Brussels; Archives du Ministère des Affaires Étrangères, Brussels; Rijksarchief, Brugge; Stadsarchief, Ieper2; Canada

Archives and Special Collections, Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St.John'sCity of Toronto Archives, Toronto; Directorate of History and Heritage, Ottawa; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa; Records of the Department of Militia and Defence, RG 9; Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, StJohn's; Diaries, letters and unpublished memoirs; France; Archives de l'arméede terre, Château de Vincennes, Paris; Archives départementales de la Seine-Maritime, Rouen; Archives départementales de la Somme, Amiens; Archives départementales du Nord, Lille

Archives départementales du Pas-de-Calais, ArrasArchives du Ministère des Affaires Étrangères, Quai d'Orsay,Paris; Archives Municipales, Ville d'Amiens,Département de la Somme; Archives Nationales, Paris; United Kingdom; British Library, London; Brotherton Library, University of Leeds; Department of Documents, Imperial War Museum, London6; Diaries, letters and unpublished memoirs; Other manuscript sources; Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, King'sCollege London; Diaries, letters and papers of:; Liddle Collection, Special Collections, University of Leeds Library

Diaries, letters and papers of:London Metropolitan Archives; Norfolk Record Office, Norwich; The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; Foreign Office; Foreign Office and Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Registrar General; War Office; Wiltshire and Swindon Archives, Chippenham; Published primary sources; Newspapers, periodicals; Official histories, unit histories, statistical records and guide books; Published secondary sources; Published letters, memoirs, reminiscences and novels from experience; Theses; Monographs; Articles and selected chapters; Unpublished papers; Index

Uncovers the vital relationships between British troops and local inhabitants in France and Belgium during the First World War.

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