Narratives of Memory: British Writing of the 1940s (Hardback)
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Narratives of Memory: British Writing of the 1940s (Hardback)

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Hardback 218 Pages / Published: 12/10/2006
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This book identifies memory a previously unexamined concern in both literary and popular writing of the 1940s. Emphasizing the use of memory as a structural device, this book traces developments in narrative, during and immediately after the war. Authors include Margery Allingham, Elizabeth Bowen, Graham Greene, Patrick Hamilton and Denton Welch.

Publisher: Palgrave USA
ISBN: 9781403997036
Number of pages: 218
Weight: 415 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 17 mm
Edition: 2006 ed.


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'Stewart's study offers an astute understanding of how writers during the 1940s conceived of the past, how they understood memory, and what they believed should be remembered and preserved for the future... it makes an important contribution to studies of the novel in the twentieth century.' - Carolyn Perry, Literature& History

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