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Brittain, Vera 1893-1970

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England's hour by Vera Brittain( Book )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... A book recording the experiences shared by the millions of civilians living in or near London ... Hence my object has not been to seek out ... aerial contests, naval catastrophes, domestic tragedies and other front-page stories, but to present, from several different angles, this wartime life as it has appeared to the ordinary London civilian day by day ..."--Prologue
Valiant pilgrim : the story of John Bunyan and Puritan England by Vera Brittain( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women at Oxford; a fragment of history by Vera Brittain( Book )

12 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady into woman; a history of women from Victoria to Elizabeth II by Vera Brittain( Book )

19 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born 1925; a novel of youth by Vera Brittain( Book )

33 editions published between 1948 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrian Carbury, born in 1925 grew up with war and violence. Sent to America with his sister to escape the Blitz of WWII, he later returns to England and becomes a member of a bomb disposal team. Adrian's father, a popular liberal clergyman married to a famous actress, earned a VC in France during WWI. He views the second war (WWII) in a very different light from his son. --biblio.co.uk
Honourable estate; a novel of transition by Vera Brittain( Book )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in English and Swedish and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel which attempts "to show how the women's revolution - one of the greatest in history - united with the struggle for other democratic ideals and the cataclysm of the War to alter the private destinies of individuals." The book covers three generations of marriages and women's lives from Victorian and Edwardian eras
Account rendered, a novel by Vera Brittain( Book )

24 editions published between 1944 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic impact of two world wars on sensitive musician. Francis Keynsham Halkin is the musically gifted son of a hard-headed paper manufacturer in the Midlands, England. Enlisting for the last few months of the First World War he is injured, apparently superficially, but suffers a form of amnesia. Now he is on trial for the murder of his wife, Sally. Is he guilty or insane? Or is there another reason? A moving story of aspiration, tragedy and conflict that is full of suspense and dramatic incident
Radclyffe Hall: a case of obscenity? by Vera Brittain( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over het schandaalproces rond het verbod op de Radclyffe Halls lesbische roman The well of loneliness
Testament of youth : an autobiographical study of the years 1900-1925 by Vera Brittain( Book )

82 editions published between 1933 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1915 Vera Brittain abandoned her studies at Oxford to enlist as a nurse in the armed forces, serving in London, in Malta, and at the Western Front in France. By war's end, all those closest to her were dead, and she had witnessed firsthand the destruction and suffering of modern combat
Thrice a stranger by Vera Brittain( Book )

9 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testament of a generation : the journalism of Vera Brittain and Winifred Holtby by Vera Brittain( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search after sunrise by Vera Brittain( Book )

11 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Envoy extraordinary; a study of Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit and her contribution to modern India by Vera Brittain( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandit was an Indian diplomat and politician, the sister of Jawaharlal Nehru and the aunt of Indira Gandhi. She was the first Indian woman to hold a cabinet post, then served as India's ambassador to the Soviet Union, the United States and several other countries as well as the United Nations. She also served as a governor in India
In the steps of John Bunyan : an excursion into Puritan England by Vera Brittain( Book )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On being an author by Vera Brittain( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pethick-Lawrence; a portrait by Vera Brittain( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rebel passion; a short history of some pioneer peacemakers by Vera Brittain( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of the war and after by Vera Brittain( Book )

9 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humiliation with honor by Vera Brittain( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 1945 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testament of experience; an autobiographical story of the years 1925-1950 by Vera Brittain( Book )

39 editions published between 1933 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Honourable estate; a novel of transition
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Honourable estate; a novel of transitionTestament of youth : an autobiographical study of the years 1900-1925Testament of friendship; the story of Winifred HoltbyLetters from a lost generation : the First World War letters of Vera Brittain and four friends, Roland Leighton, Edward Brittain, Victor Richardson, Geoffrey ThurlowChronicle of youth : the War diary, 1913-1917England's hourVera Brittain : a life
Alternative Names
Brittain-Catlin, Vera Mary 1893-1970

Brittain, Vera

Brittain Vera M.

Brittain, Vera M. 1893-1970

Brittain, Vera M. (Vera Mary), 1893-1970

Brittain Vera Mary

Brittain Vera Mary 1893-1970

Brittain, Vera May 1893-1970

Catlin, George 1893-1970 Mrs

Catlin, George, Mrs, 1893-1970

Catlin Vera Mary Brittain

Catlin Vera Mary Brittain 1893-1970

Cattlin, Vera Mary Brittain

Vera Brittain britische Schriftstellerin

Vera Brittain Brits schrijfster

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Vera Brittain écrivaine britannique

Vera Brittain engelsk författare

Vera Brittain escriptora i pacifista anglesa

Vera Brittain escritora y pacifista inglesa

Vera Brittain scrittrice, pacifista e giornalista britannica

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Italian (5)

German (4)

Swedish (4)

Dutch (4)

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