Landscapes of the First World War. / Daly, Selena (Editor); Salvante, Martina (Editor); Wilcox, Vanda (Editor).

Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 240 p.

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Landscapes of the First World War. / Daly, Selena (Editor); Salvante, Martina (Editor); Wilcox, Vanda (Editor).

Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 240 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Harvard

Daly, S, Salvante, M & Wilcox, V (eds) 2018, Landscapes of the First World War. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke.

APA

Daly, S., Salvante, M., & Wilcox, V. (Eds.) (2018). Landscapes of the First World War. Palgrave Macmillan.

Vancouver

Daly S, (ed.), Salvante M, (ed.), Wilcox V, (ed.). Landscapes of the First World War. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 240 p.

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Daly, Selena (Editor) ; Salvante, Martina (Editor) ; Wilcox, Vanda (Editor). / Landscapes of the First World War. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 240 p.

BibTeX

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