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Lines of Fire: Women Writers of World War 1

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Most books written about World War I generally focus on combat and the experiences of men. Lines of Fire challenges the restrictions of official history and traditional ideas of "war literature, " bringing together a rich and astonishing array of women's journalism, political treatises, diaries, and eyewitness accounts, as well as illustrations, fiction, and poetry written ...more
Paperback, 624 pages
Published November 1st 1999 by Plume
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Christiana
Jan 30, 2009 Christiana rated it it was amazing
A very cool collection of journalism, short stories, memoir vignettes, and poetry from WWI, all by women of every nation involved in the war. A fascinating range of pieces, many very strong. Edited by my awesome professor!

Read for my WWI Literature class.
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Jan 20, 2008 Jenn Donatelli rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: teachers and people who enjoy reading about history!
Great source for stories about World War I.
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