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Published by Malet Lambert High School in Hull, England .
Written in English


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Pagination37 p.
Number of Pages37
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Open LibraryOL24667867M

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Vera Brittain (–) served as a nurse in the British armed forces in World War I and afterward devoted herself to the causes of peace and feminism. She wrote twenty-nine books, of which Testament of Youth is the best-known. Mark Bostridge is a biographer and literary critic who lives in hisn-alarum.com by: Testament of Youth is the first instalment, covering –, in the memoir of Vera Brittain (–). It was published in Brittain's memoir continues with Testament of Experience, published in , and encompassing the years –Between these two books comes Testament of Friendship (published in ), which is essentially a memoir of Brittain's close colleague and Author: Vera Brittain. Mar 23,  · Vera Brittain lost her fiance, brother and two closest male friends in the first world war. She wrote Testament of Youth as a cry of outrage and agony, so that the futility of their deaths would Author: Elizabeth Day. Vera Brittain’s most popular book is Testament of Youth. Vera Brittain has 38 books on Goodreads with ratings. Vera Brittain’s most popular book is Testament of Youth. Vera Brittain has 38 books on Goodreads with ratings. Vera Brittain’s most popular book is Testament of Youth.

Jun 05,  · The book, "Vera Brittain and the First World War: The Story of Testament of Youth", is a masterful work, drawing on his larger, earlier biography of Brittain, and incorporating the logistics of the film-making. Vera Brittain was born into an upper middle class family in She had one younger brother, Edward, to whom she was very close/5(17). Free download or read online Testament of Youth pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in August 28th , and was written by Vera Brittain. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this non fiction, history story are,. The book has been awarded with, and many /5. May 26,  · Vera Brittain (–) served as a nurse in the British armed forces in World War I and afterward devoted herself to the causes of peace and feminism. She wrote twenty-nine books, of which Testament of Youth is the best-known/5. Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain is a book whose deep significance can hardly be overestimated. Of importance in its historical aspect, it is also a spiritual record of impelling power. Dealing with the war period, it is unlike any other story of those years.

In Vera Brittain was 20, and as war was declared she was preparing to study at Oxford. Four years later her life - and the life of her whole generation - had changed in a way that would have been unimaginable in the tranquil pre-war era. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain. Testament of Youth is a autobiographical memoir by Vera Brittain. The first part of a trilogy, it covers the years , from Brittain’s early school-age childhood through her late thirties, in the context of Great Britain and the. Nov 14,  · The best nonfiction books: No 42 – Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain () a book for all seasons that would have a remarkable literary afterlife in the s and s. Jan 01,  · This book by Vera Brittain is one of the most moving that I have read. Written as an account of the experiences of young men and women at the onset and during the First World War, it gives a particular insight which is different from, but equally absorbing as, those accounts, so often understated, of soldiers who fought in the trenches during the conflict.5/5(5).