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The Flowers of the Forest

Scotland and the First World War

Trevor Royle

This study outlines the role of Scotland in the British Empire on the eve of the First World War before following the experiences Scottish servicemen in Gallipoli, the Somme and other theatres of combat. It examines the effects of the war on Scottish society, including the role of women in the workplace, rural depopulation, and strikes on ‘Red Clydeside’.
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  • Publisher: Birlinn
  • Year: 2019
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 412pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 197x130mm
  • ISBN: 9781780276267
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.4kg
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