Race, War and Nationalism: A Social History of West Indians in the First World War

TitleRace, War and Nationalism: A Social History of West Indians in the First World War
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsHowe, Glenford
Number of Pages304
PublisherIan Randle
CityKingston, Jamaica
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This work provides an account of the West Indian soldiers in World War I. It focuses on the processes and politics surrounding the participation of Blacks in the war, and reveals the daily problems of Army life for West Indian recruits, the internal intricacies of army administration, the functions performed by West Indian soldiers and their difficult experiences after the war.

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