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Mon carnet de route (My logbook) - Louis Desalbres 1916-1918 - Testimony of a private soldier. Father of the webmaster. My logbook  is the moving testimony of a young French soldier, Louis Désalbres, engaged in 1916 in the Great War as a private soldier. He took notes on a little notebook which he updated every evening in the trench. In "My logbook", you will experience two awsome years so many of our own people had to live and from which they never came back. Pierre Latécoère

 Soissonnais 1914-1918 Association for  protecion of war sites - Cross-sections of poilus' life with its horrors, its sorrows, its injustices, its pleasures, its hopes...   Exhibition "The Poilu, soldier, artist", testimonies of the absurd of this conflict and tribute to  the Great War soldiers.

 Frensh sites about 14-18 as proposed by several search engines

Sites in english



Brooke, Rupert. The Collected Poems, ed. George E. Woodbury. New York: John Lane Co., 1916.

Caesar, Adrian. Taking It Like a Man: Suffering, Sexuality and the War Poets, Brooke, Sassoon, Owen, Graves. Manchester, U. K.: Manchester University Press, 1993.

Cohen, Joseph. Journey to the Trenches: The Life of Isaac Rosenberg, 1890-1918. New York: Basic Books, 1975.

Cross, Tim. The Lost Voices of World War I. London: Bloomsbury, 1988.

Darracott, Joseph and Belinda Loftus. WWI Posters, for the Imperial War Museum. London, 1981.

Delaney, Paul. The Neo-pagans: Rupert Brooke and the Ordeal of Youth. New York: Free Press, 1987.

Eberle, Matthias. World War I and the Weimar Artists: Dix, Grosz, Beckmann, Schlemmer. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Eksteins, Modris. Rites of Spring: the Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age. New York: Houghton-Mifflin, 1989.

Ellis, John. Eye-Deep in Hell: Trench Warfare in World War I. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1976.

Fussell, Paul. Sassoon's Long Journey: An Illustrated Selection from Siegfried Sassoon's "The Complete Memoirs of George Sherston." London: Faber and Faber, 1983.

Fussell, Paul. The Great War and Modern Memory. London: Oxford University Press, 1975.

Giddings, Robert. The War Poets. New York: Orion Books, 1988.

Gilbert, Sandra M. "Soldier's Heart: Literary Men, Literary Women and the Great War," in Connecting Spheres: Women in the Western World, 1500 to the Present, ed. Marilyn Boxer and Jean Quartaert, Oxford University Press, 1987.

Hemingway, Ernest. Complete Poems, ed. Nicholas Gerogiannis. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1979.

Hibbard, Dominic. Poetry of the WWI: A Selection of Critical Essays. London: Macmillan, 1981.

Higonnet, Margaret, et al., editors. Behind the Lines: Gender and the Two World Wars. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987.

Hynes, Samuel. A War Imagined: The WWI and English Culture. New York: Collier Books, 1990.

Laffin, John. World War I in Postcards. Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton, 1988.

Lehmann, John. The Strange Destiny of Rupert Brooke. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1980.

Mosse, George. Fallen Soldiers: Reshaping the Memory of the World Wars. New York: Oxford U. P., 1990.

Parfitt, George. English Poetry of the WWI: Contexts and Themes. New York: Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1990.

Parsons, Ian, editor. The Collected Works of Isaac Rosenberg. London: Chatto and Windus, 1979.

Peret, Peter, et al. Persuasive Images: Posters of War and Revolution from the Hoover Institute Archives. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1992.

Reilly, Catherine. English Poetry of the WWI: A Bibliography. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1978.

Reilly, Catherine. Scars upon My Heart: Women's Poetry of the WWI. London: Virago, 1981.

Reynolds, Michael. The Young Hemingway. Oxford, England: Basil Blackwell, 1986.

Silken, Jon (editor). The Penguin Book of WWI Poetry. London: Penguin Books, 1981.

Smith, Jack H. Military Postcards: 1870 to 1945. Greensboro, NC: Wallace-Homestead, 1988.

Stephen, Martin. Never Such Innocence: A New Anthology of Great War Verse. London: Buchanan and Enright, 1988.

Taylor, Martin. Lads: Love Poetry of the Trenches. London: Constable, 1989.

Vansittart, Peter. Voices from the Great War. New York: Avon Books, 1981.

Viney, Nigel. Images of Wartime: British Art and Artists of World War I. Pictures from the Collection of the Imperial War Museum. London: David and Charles, 1991

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