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World War One Centenary Lecture – University of Reading

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World War One Centenary Lecture

The Department of Modern Languages and European Studies and the Ways of War Research Centre invite you to the 2017 lecture

Reading in the Great War by David Bilton

How did the First World War impact our town, its industries and its people?

Local historian and retired teacher David Bilton has written numerous books on the British and German Armies, the Home Front and the Pals regiments. He has also worked on the BBC 2 TV series The Trench.

Free entry

David Bilton’s latest books on the Home Front will be available for sale at a reduced price after the lecture.

Event information


13 November 2017




G27, Edith Morley Building, formerly HUMSS buidling


Dr Athena Leoussi

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