War cemeteries: Civilian responses

Foster, A-M. 2022

‘The bureaucratization of death: the First World War, families and the state’, Twentieth Century British History, 33:4, 475-497.

Stice, E. 2020

‘For kin and country: reader responses to the uniformity of British war graves in The Times & civilian practices of wartime citizenship’, First World War Studies, 11:2, 141-160.

Tradii, L. 2019

“Their dear remains belong to us alone”: soldiers’ bodies, commemoration, and cultural responses to exhumation after the Great War’, First World War Studies, 10:2-3, 245-261.

Zino, B. 2007

A Distant Grief: Australians, War Graves and the Great War, Crawley W.A.: University of Western Australia Press.


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