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Prisoners of war

Joseph M. Byrne

Prisoners of war

some recollections of an Irish deportee

by Joseph M. Byrne

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Published by The Art Depot in Dublin (6 Mary Street) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisoners of war -- England.,
  • Prisoners of war -- Ireland.,
  • Solitary confinement.,
  • Prisons -- Wales -- Frongoch.,
  • Prisons -- England -- Wakefield.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Joseph M. Byrne.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59p. :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17104377M

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    The image of prisoners behind barbed wire gazing at the camera taking their photograph is a striking one. Prisoners of war were central to the propaganda machine in the First World War, with belligerent states keen to circulate photographs that . Tells the stories of Australian prisoners-of-war largely through pictures and their own words. Includes a list of further reading and an index. Joint winner of the TAge' Book of the Year Award. The author's previous books include TThe Shearers', TAustralian Women at War', THear the Train Blow' and TThe Anzacs', which was joint winner of the TAge' Book of the Year .


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