Publishing in the First World War: essays in book history


Hammond, Mary and Towheed, Shafquat (eds.) (2007) Publishing in the First World War: essays in book history, Basingstoke, UK, Palgrave Macmillan, 256pp.

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Contents:

PART 1: PROFIT AND PATRIOTISM
For Country, Conscience and Commerce: Publishers and Publishing, 1914-1918; J.Potter
'No such bookselling has ever before taken place in this country': Propaganda and the Wartime Distribution Practices of W.H. Smith and Son; S.Colclough
Translating Peace: Pacifist Publishing and the Transmission of Foreign Texts; G.Brockington

PART 2: READING AND NATIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS
Sepoys, Sahibs and Babus: India, the Great War and Two Colonial Journals; S.Das
The Battle of the Books: Supplying Prisoners of War; R.Pöppinghege
Australian Soldiers and the World of Print During the Great War; A.Laugesen

PART 3: WRITING THE TRENCHES
The Tuition of Manhood: 'Sapper's' War Stories and the Literature of War; J.Meyer
British Army Trench Journals and a Geography of Identity; J.Pegum
'A New and Vital Moral Factor': Cartoon Book Publishing in Britain during the First World War; N.Hiley

PART 4: ENLISTED AT HOME
Translating Propaganda: John Buchan's Writing during the First World War; K.Macdonald
Making a Text the Fordian Way: Between St Dennis and St George, Propaganda and the First World War; S.Haslam
Depicting the War on the Western Front: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Publication of The British Campaign in France and Flanders; K.Grieves.

Item Type: Book
ISBNs: 0230500765 (hardback)
9780230500761 (hardback)
Related URLs:
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D501 World War I
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z004 Books. Writing. Paleography
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > English
ePrint ID: 63885
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2008
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:45
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/63885

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