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Britain"s Civilian Volunteers

Authorized Story Of British Voluntary Aid Detachment Work In The Great War

by Thekla Bowser

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11930959M
    ISBN 101432519700
    ISBN 109781432519704

    Ordinary Heroes is the first book to focus on the staggering achievements of hundreds of thousands of civilian volunteers and charity workers, the majority of them women, during the First World War, both at home and abroad.   In the first half of the book the strains to which the civilian population was subjected are described in detail, and their responses evaluated as far as possible on the basis of Mass Observation and Home Intelligence reports, social surveys and reminiscences, contemporary sources and facts and figures where appropriate.

    One piece. Pre-War. Unboxed. As illustrated in James Opie's Great Book of Britains, page 96 Condition very good. $ - $ $ Britains VERY RARE City Imperial Volunteers in Red Jackets including officer. Not allocated a set number. 5 pieces. Unboxed. Pre-War. See pa 67 and in James Opie's Great Book of Britains.   Operation Dynamo saw civilian volunteers and Royal Navy personnel manning every type of craft from the antiaircraft cruiser HMS Calcutta to the cockle boats of the Thames Estuary. The accounts of the men who crewed these vessels tell of being bombed and strafed by the Luftwaffe or shelled from the : John Grehan.

    Find Military Civilian Experience volunteering opportunities at VolunteerMatch! During these uncertain times, how can we help? As the world leader in volunteerism, we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community--to use this moment to learn from one another, to grow, and to become stronger. The first book that focuses on the staggering achievements of hundreds of thousands of civilian volunteers and charity workers, the majority of them women, during the Great War, both at home and abroad. It fills a gap in our knowledge and understanding of the conflict and its broader impact. It shows what a mass of untried and frequently Author: Sally White.


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