Ten Books: Armistice Day

(plus some World War I in general)

  1. Before ANZAC, beyond Armistice: the Central Otago soldiers of World War One and the home they left behind, Keith Douglas Scott.
  2. The faces of World War I, Max Arthur; foreword by Ian Hislop
  3. Singled out: how two million women survived without men after the First World War, Virginia Nicholson
  4. Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour: Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax, Joseph E. Persico
  5. Silent night: the remarkable Christmas truce of 1914, Stanely Weinraub
  6. Joyeux Noël (Merry Christmas), a film by Christian Carion
  7. Amiens to the Armistice: the BEF in the Hundred Days’ Campaign, 8 August-11, November 1918, J.P. Harris with Niall Barr
  8. The Regeneration Trilogy, Pat Barker (a fictional revisioning of Siegfried Sassoon’s time at Craiglockhart War Hospital after publishing his declaration against the continuation of the war)
  9. Wilfred Owen: selected poetry and prose
  10. Siegfried Sassoon diaries, 1915-1918, edited and introduced by Rupert Hart-Davis

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