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Author Hendley, Matthew, 1966-
Title Organized patriotism and the crucible of war : popular imperialism in Britain, 1914-1932 / Matthew C. Hendley.
Imprint Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2012]

Subject Patriotic societies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Women -- Great Britain -- Societies and clubs -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- History -- George V, 1910-1936.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1910-1936.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 360 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The decline and fall of a militaristic patriotic league: the National Service League during the First World War -- Educating imperialists: the League of the Empire during the First World War -- A kinder and gentler imperialism: the Victoria League during the First World War -- The triumph of domesticated imperialism?: the Victoria League and the League of the Empire in the 1920s -- Conclusion.
Summary How the First World War made women central to popular imperialism in Britain.
ISBN 9780773587328 (electronic bk.)
0773587322 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 811411354
Additional Format Print version: Hendley, Matthew. Organized Patriotism and the Crucible of War : Popular Imperialism in Britain, 1914-1932. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2014