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Audio Quiz 1: Historical Background

One of two quizzes on our period, this first one dealing with historical background.

First World War, Second World War, Vichy France, USSR, Weimar Germany, Soviet Union, birdsong, the plague, white guard, the reader, one day in the life of view
Audio Quiz 2: the Novels

The 2nd of our 2 quizzes for the course, this time on Novels of the period

Russian Revolution, Stalin, Nazi Germany, Hitler, Occupied France, Vichy France, First World War, Second World War, birdsong, the plague, white guard, one day in the life of, the reader view
Document Key Timeline WWI

Some key dates for World War One

First World War view
Document Class Coursework for History And The Novel

Class coursework exercises for History And The Novel: Europe And The Shadow Of War 1914 - 1953

First World War, Second World War, Russian Revolution, Hitler, Stalin, Occupied France view
Link First World War Poetry Digital Archive

Online repository of texts, images, and audio and video materials related to the First World War poets.

Poetry, Modernism, Twentieth-century, First World War, Analysis view
Link Imperial War Museum Collections

The Imperial War Museum has a very rich archive of 600,000 records relating to aircraft, war-related photography, art, weapons, toys. films,...

War, First World War, Second World War, History, Boer War view
Link BBC British History

Covering many aspects of British History from Norman to the present day, authoritative articles, well-illustrated and accessible.

Norman, Medieval, Middle ages, Tudor, English Civil War, Victorian, First World War, Second World War, 19th century, History view
Link World War One Resources

Key collections of a wide range of WWI sources

First World War, Twentieth century view
Link British Library World War One site

Explore over 500 historical sources from across Europe, together with new insights by World War One

First World War view
Link Tutorials on First World War poetry

Tutorials on poems and manuscripts from the University of Oxford and the First World War Poetry Digital Archive.

Poetry, Modernism, Twentieth-century, First World War, Analysis, Manuscripts view
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