Roderick Suddaby, Keeper of the Imperial War Museum's Department of Documents, and author Marcus Cowper take a closer look at the Museum's collection of diaries and letters written in the first few months of the Second World War. Often candidly written, these personal documents reveal what ordinary people were thinking and feeling as the country adapted for War-time life.
The Words of War by Marcus Cowper is published in association with Imperial War Museum, and charts the events of the Second World War using first-hand accounts from the Museum's documents collection.
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