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Laughing War

Laughing War
  • Author: Martyn Burke
  • Publisher: Martyn Burke
  • ISBN: 0385133324
  • Page: 295
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If it comes to a choice is it not better to die laughing? It is, after all, a laughing war but Sheldon cares for none of this as Bob Hope regains his comic ...


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Laughing War
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Martyn Burke
Categories: Comedians
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Martyn Burke

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Laughing Gunner and Selected War Stories
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Geoffrey C. Bingham
Categories: Prisoners of war
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

Collection of 27 short stories which recall the author's experiences in the AIF during World War II. Includes a foreword by Sir Edward TWeary' Dunlop who, like the author, spent part of the war in Japanese prison camps.
Laughing War
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Martyn Burke
Categories: Prisoners of war
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Seal Books

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Laughter and War
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Lesley Milne
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-14 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

War is no laughing matter. During a war, however, laughter can play a vital role in sustaining morale, both in the armies at the Front and in their homelands. Among wars, the 1914–18 conflict has left a haunting legacy, and remains a central topic in modern European history. This book
The Grotesque Depiction of War and the Military in Eighteenth-century English Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: David McNeil
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

A discussion of the tradition of grotesque portrayals of war and the military, especially their proliferation in Restoration and eighteenth-century English literature. Swift's the Travels is examined in particular, as well as the novels of Smollett, Fielding, and Stern. Illustrations of graphic satire by Hogarth and others.