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The Resource Don't mention the war : the British and the Germans since 1890, John Ramsden

Don't mention the war : the British and the Germans since 1890, John Ramsden

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Don't mention the war : the British and the Germans since 1890
Title
Don't mention the war
Title remainder
the British and the Germans since 1890
Statement of responsibility
John Ramsden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Don't Mention the War seeks to answer, through analysis of influential books, films, sporting events and humour, the question: why does Britain - or more specifically England - have such a problem with the Germans?"--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
UKM
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1947-
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Ramsden, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • Germany
  • Germany
Label
Don't mention the war : the British and the Germans since 1890, John Ramsden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • 'An amiable, unselfish, kindly people' : Anglo-German perceptions before 1900.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • 'When will Germany strike? : who knows?' : 1890-1914.
  • p. 56
  • 3.
  • 'When the English learned to hate' : 1914-18.
  • p. 91
  • 4.
  • 'The Germans are unchanged' : good Germans and Nazis in the age of Adolf Hitler.
  • p. 134
  • 5.
  • 'Don't let's be beastly to the Germans' : war and post-war the second time around.
  • p. 176
  • 6.
  • 'Putting poor Germany on its feet again' : re-educating the Germans and the British after 1945.
  • p. 212
  • 7.
  • 'I tries 'ard, Brian, but I 'ates 'em' : normalising relations in the 1950s and 1960s.
  • p. 254
  • 8.
  • 'Hardy comes through' : Germans in British war films.
  • p. 295
  • 9.
  • 'Bert Trautmann's helmet' : English soccer and the German problem.
  • p. 325
  • 10.
  • 'People to people, there is a problem'.
  • p. 363
Control code
ocm63396803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 433 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316861229
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Don't mention the war : the British and the Germans since 1890, John Ramsden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • 'An amiable, unselfish, kindly people' : Anglo-German perceptions before 1900.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • 'When will Germany strike? : who knows?' : 1890-1914.
  • p. 56
  • 3.
  • 'When the English learned to hate' : 1914-18.
  • p. 91
  • 4.
  • 'The Germans are unchanged' : good Germans and Nazis in the age of Adolf Hitler.
  • p. 134
  • 5.
  • 'Don't let's be beastly to the Germans' : war and post-war the second time around.
  • p. 176
  • 6.
  • 'Putting poor Germany on its feet again' : re-educating the Germans and the British after 1945.
  • p. 212
  • 7.
  • 'I tries 'ard, Brian, but I 'ates 'em' : normalising relations in the 1950s and 1960s.
  • p. 254
  • 8.
  • 'Hardy comes through' : Germans in British war films.
  • p. 295
  • 9.
  • 'Bert Trautmann's helmet' : English soccer and the German problem.
  • p. 325
  • 10.
  • 'People to people, there is a problem'.
  • p. 363
Control code
ocm63396803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 433 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316861229
Other physical details
ill.

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