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8 edition of The Old Lie found in the catalog.

The Old Lie

The Great War and the Public-School Ethos

by Peter Parker

  • 226 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: First World War,
  • Nationalism,
  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • History - General History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History,
  • Military - World War I,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8965446M
    ISBN 101847250440
    ISBN 109781847250445

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