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Full of Hope and Fear : The Great War Letters of an Oxford Family

By: Bonfiglioli, Margaret.
Contributor(s): Munson, James.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (443 p.).ISBN: 9780191016950.Subject(s): Slater, Gilbert, -- 1864-1938 -- Correspondence | World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, British | World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- England -- OxfordshireGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Full of Hope and Fear : The Great War Letters of an Oxford FamilyDDC classification: 942.5740840922 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook. Summary: The First World War has survived as part of our national memory in a way no previous war has ever done. This collection of letters - which lay untouched for almost ninety years - allows a unique glimpse into the war as experienced by one family at the time, transporting us back to an era which is now slipping tantalizingly out of living memory. The Slaters - the family at the heart of these letters - lived in Oxford. Like most families, they were both typical and unique. Gilbert, the father of the family, had been head of Ruskin College in Oxford, and during the war found work as the first Pro
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The First World War has survived as part of our national memory in a way no previous war has ever done. This collection of letters - which lay untouched for almost ninety years - allows a unique glimpse into the war as experienced by one family at the time, transporting us back to an era which is now slipping tantalizingly out of living memory. The Slaters - the family at the heart of these letters - lived in Oxford. Like most families, they were both typical and unique. Gilbert, the father of the family, had been head of Ruskin College in Oxford, and during the war found work as the first Pro

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