A century of Armistice Day: memorialisation in the wake of the first world war

  title={A century of Armistice Day: memorialisation in the wake of the first world war},
  author={Jenny Macleod and Yvonne. Inall},
  pages={48 - 68}
ABSTRACT In the wake of the First World War a set of commemorative traditions were invented that were met with a huge public response and were repeated in every subsequent November. These apparently unchanging traditions were reported in the media each year in ways that reflected the, then, present circumstances. This article explores the ideas of continuity and relevance as a means to chart the changing nature of public debate about the commemoration of war in Britain. It will consider three… 
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