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HIST 202-301: The Great War in Memoir and Memory: Keywords, Reference Materials

Reference Books at Van Pelt

Subject Headings for Franklin Catalog

World War, 1914-1918

This basic subject phrase can be combined with a wide range of concepts, including profession, geographical entity, individual names, and so on. Use this terms when search Franklin (Penn's library catalog), and journal databases such as JSTOR and Historical Abstracts. See the tab on this guide "Finding Secondary Sources"

Examples include:

Medical care -- biography
Nurses -- biography

war memorials
memorialization
collective memory
monuments
remembrances
representations 
cenotaph

autobiography
biography
personal narratives and add country, e.g.,  personal narratives, british ; personal narratives, Hungarian
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women -- Canada ; Nurses -- Canada -- Biography

literature and the war
fiction
poetry

artists
art and the war
[name of artist]
[country of origin for the artist or artwork]
art, German

soldiers
Civilians
Civilian relief
Finance
social aspects
youth
veterans
citizenship
families
repatriation
war dead
Refugees