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People Power

The years following war were always time of depressed wages and soaring costs as soldiers returned in search of work in an economy based on war production. The years following the Napoleonic Wars were famous for their unrest, which continued up to and beynd the Great Reform Act of 1832. But protests were not always … Continue reading

Healing With Words

This is great am article on The Great War on the I paper by Cahal Milmo: ‘For several days early on 1917, May Bradford sat beside Corporal George Pendlebury in a British Field hospital on France, comforting him and writing to his family as he edged towards death By the time he succumbed to pneumonia, … Continue reading