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Unfit for heroes: reconstruction and soldier settlement in the empire between the wars

Unfit for heroes: reconstruction and soldier settlement in the empire between the wars

Fedorowich, Kent, 1959- Author; Manchester University Press, Publisher

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Published Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Kent Fedorowich
ISBN: 0719041082, 1526123568, 9780719041082, 9781526123565
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Description based on print record.
Language note: In English.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (240 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
System: Mode of access: internet via World Wide Web.
Series: Studies in imperialism
Subject: Agricultural colonies Commonwealth countries History 20th century.; Society & Social Sciences.; Reconstruction (1914-1939) Commonwealth countries.; Society & Social Sciences History of architecture Military history.; 20th Century History; Reconstruction (1914-1939) Great Britain Colonies Africa.; General & World History.; Veterans Great Britain Colonies Africa History.; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Real Estate / General.; Veterans Commonwealth countries History 20th century.; Agricultural colonies Great Britain Colonies Africa History.; HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain.
Reproduction: Electronic reproduction. Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press, 2017. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Series Title: Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England).

Contents

  1. 1. Past policies and precedents, 1650-1914
  2. 2. Empire migration, soldier settlement and British wartime initiative, 1914-1922
  3. 3. Maintaining a tradition
  4. 4. Soldier settlement in Canada: a dominion responsibility
  5. 5. Anglicisation, soldier settlement and the politicisation of British immigration to South Africa
  6. 6. Australia and New Zealand: the failure of the Anzac legend
  7. Conclusion: foredoomed to failure?