Shell Shock

Author(s): 
Leese, Peter
ISBN: 
9781137453372
Date published: 
September 2014
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

The lives of soldiers shell shocked in the First World War help us understand the trauma of contemporary military conflicts. Peter Leese's Shell Shock narrates the story of British servicemen to reveal how their medical conditions were caused by emerging industrial technologies, to examine how the Great War is remembered.