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Death so noble

memory, meaning, and the First World War

by Jonathan Franklin William Vance

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Public opinion.,
  • Public opinion -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan Vance.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD 547 C2 V36 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22139395M
    ISBN 100774806001
    LC Control Number969107684

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