Traumatic Neurosis and the British Soldiers of the First World War
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Shell Shock by Peter Leese
Book DescriptionTo the British soldiers of the Great War who heard about it, 'shell shock' was uncanny, amusing and sad. To those who experienced it, the condition was shameful, unjustly stigmatized and life-changing. The first full-length study of the British 'shell shocked' soldiers of the Great War combines social and medical history to investigate the experience of psychological casualties on the Western Front, in hospitals, and through their postwar lives. It also investigates the condition's origin and consequences within British culture.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780333969267
(216mm x 140mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 12-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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British Migrant Experience 1700-2000, Hardback (November 2002)» View all books by Peter Leese
"The British Migrant Experience 1700-2000" is a wide-ranging collection of first-person accounts, together with introductory essays, capturing varied aspects of the British migrant story from the 18th-20th centuries.
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Author Biography - Peter Leese
PETER LEESE is Senior Lecturer in Social and Cultural History at the Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.
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