The Great War on the small screen

representing the First World War in contemporary Britain
  • 190 Pages
  • 2.82 MB
  • English
Edinburgh University Press , Edinburgh
World War, 1914-1918 -- Television and the war, Historical television programs -- Great Britain, Documentary television programs -- Great Britain, World War, 1914-1918 -- Historiography, World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Historiog
StatementEmma Hanna.
LC ClassificationsD522.42 .H36 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 190 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24028511M
ISBN 100748633898
ISBN 139780748633890
LC Control Number2009675401

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The Great War on the Small Screen This book examines the ways in which those involved in the production of historical documentaries for this most influential media have struggled to communicate the stories of the First World War to British audiences.

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