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Unwilling allies?: Tommy-Poilu relations on the Western Front 1914-1918

  title={Unwilling allies?: Tommy-Poilu relations on the Western Front 1914-1918},
  author={Chris Kempshall},
This thesis examines the relationships and interactions between British and French soldiers on the Western Front of the First World War. To date the historical approaches to inter-allied relations has been predominantly focused on those interactions taking place at governmental or command levels. Whilst previous studies have touched on the relations between common soldiers, this has often been within specific case studies. I have drawn particularly on the contemporary diaries, letters and… Expand

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