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Battlefield tourism

pilgrimage and the commemoration of the Great War in Britain, Australia, and Canada, 1919-1939

by David Wharton Lloyd

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Published by Berg in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Battlefields.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- Travel.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Influence.,
  • Battlefields.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-245) and index.

    Statementby David W. Lloyd.
    SeriesThe legacy of the Great War
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD723 .L55 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL496691M
    ISBN 101859731740, 1859731791
    LC Control Number98230627
    OCLC/WorldCa40121312

    From National Parks to state facilities to local and private open spaces, there are scores of battlefields on American soil where you can walk in the footsteps of your ancestors. Explore these battlefields virtually or in person to learn how they connect to your American experience. You can also learn how your generosity has helped the Civil War Trust preserve hallowed ground. The parts of my books about Utah Beach. Battlefield Guide Book, chap. 1: Tour A, Utah Sector; Battlefield Guide Book, chap. 2: Tour A/A, Utah Sector Special ; Battlefield Guide Book, chap. 3: Tour A/B, Utah Sector Special Historical st Airborne & Band of Brothers Tour.

    Tours, TV Series / DVDs, and Books. Norm Christie is the author of the For King & Empire book series and host of History Television’s critically acclaimed six part series, For King and Empire, For King And Country, and Battlefield Mysteries. In the aftermath of the Great War, a wave of tourists and pilgrims visited the battlefields, cemeteries and memorials of the war. The cultural history of this?battlefield tourism' is chronicled in this absorbing and original book, which shows how the phenomenon served to construct memory in Britain, as well as in Australia and Canada.5/5(1).

    For each book in the series that has captivated kids and educators alike, Tarshis has conducted extensive research on topics such as the sinking of the Titanic, the destruction of Pompeii, Hurricane Katrina, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and now on the war that brought the United States its independence in I Survived the American Revolution. Battlefield Books and Guides by Tonie and Valmai Holt who as "MAJOR & MRS HOLT" created the Battlefield Tour company which takes pilgrims and enthusiasts around the world and which has won worldwide acclaim for its excellence. These publications are based on the knowledge gained in over 21 years of research, of interviewing veterans, and in guiding interested people around the battlefields.


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