Matt’s Book Blog recently read and reviewed The Great War and Modern Memory by Paul Fussell for the WWI Reading Challenge in 2012. Here’s a snippet:
This literary study examines how young, impressionable, highly literate Britons described their experience in the trenches of Flanders and Picardy during the First World War. Fussell explicates on the work of soldier-poets and memoirists such as Wilfred Owen, Edmund Blunden, Siegfried Sassoon, and Robert Graves.
Read the full review.
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