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Saunders - Killing Time - 9780752456027 - KSS0007716
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Killing Time

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Description for Killing Time Paperback. Killing Time digs beneath the surface of war to uncover the living reality left behind. Archaeologist and anthropologist Nicholas J. Saunders brings together a wealth of discoveries in family photographs, diaries, souvenirs and in the trenches to offer fresh insights into the human dimension of warfare in the contemporary past Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBG; HBWN; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 173 x 21. Weight in Grams: 710. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
The Great War of 1914-1918 now stands at the furthest edge of living memory. And yet, hardly a month passes without some dramatic and sometimes tragic discovery being made along the old killing fields of the Western Front. Graves of British soldiers buried during battle – still lying in rows seemingly arm in arm or found crouching at the entrance to a dugout; whole ‘underground cities’ of trenches, dugouts and shelters have been preserved in the mud; field hospitals carved out of the chalk country of the Somme marked with graffiti; unexploded bombs and gas canisters – all of these ... Read more

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The History Press
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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About Saunders
NICHOLAS J. SAUNDERS is a leading authority on the development of an anthropological and modern scientific archaeology of the First World War. He has written extensively on the subject and is Lecturer in Material Culture and British Academy Senior Research in the Department of Anthropology, University College, London.

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