On 28 August 1933, Testament of Youth, Vera Brittain’s classic memoir of the cataclysmic effect of the First World War on her generation, was published by Gollancz to a generally enthusiastic reception and brisk sales. Oh what a head-cracking week.
On 28 August 1933, Testament of Youth, Vera Brittain’s classic memoir of the cataclysmic effect of the First World War on her generation, was published by Gollancz to a generally enthusiastic reception and brisk sales.
Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015. main: 1 d. escription. tagged: 0 d. totalpages: 666 d. ormat. library: Central Library, Delhi University d. ubject. classification: Sociology d. classification: Youth d. classification: Biography d. itle: Testament Of Youth An Autobiographical Study Of The Years 1900-1925.
In 1914 Vera Brittain was twenty, and as war was declared she was . As the book begins, Vera Brittain is a young woman determined to free herself from the constraints placed upon females in England.
In 1914 Vera Brittain was twenty, and as war was declared she was preparing to study at Oxford. First published in 1933, Testament of Youth established Brittain as one of the best-loved authors of her time. Her crisp, clear prose and searing honesty make this unsentimental memoir of a generation scarred by war a classic. She longs for a more eventful existence and a less restricted horizon. Ironically, soon after her hard-won acceptance at mostly-male Oxford, war begins, and the repressive English society is altered at its core.
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A passionate record of a lost generation, it made Vera Brittain one of the best-loved writers of her time, and has lost none of its power to shock, move and enthral readers since its first publication in 1933.
Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain is Vera Brittain's own story. She grows up in the British town of Buxton where she lives an upper middle class existence. She always wants to attend college but her father does not believe it is necessary for women to be educated. Vera chooses to attend Somerville College and just as she begins, World War I breaks out. Her brother Edward and his friend Roland postpone their studies, enlisting.
Vera Brittain deux about the uninhabited parts.
Vera Brittain deux about the uninhabited parts of the island. Her more normal instincts, intensified by the social bias of her upbringing, led her to prefer the naval society of Valletta, and, fortified by introductions from home, she was quickly absorbed into its tennis-parties and teas.
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But youth work is not an apple
Article in Nurse Education Today 34(10) · October 2014 with 10 Reads. How we measure 'reads'. But youth work is not an apple. A global and historical perspective of youth work shows it to be a relentlessly developing range of responses to a persistently growing and shifting range of phenomena, issues and directions presented by and to societies and the young people in those societies.