THE BRITISH HOME FRONT 38 | The United Kingdom in 1919 - Martin Daunton


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Welcome to the BRITISH HOME FRONT IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR. This series was recorded at the UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS in June 2018 to accompany a conference marking the contribution by the peoples of the British Isles to the national war effort. In this podcast, MARTIN DAUNTON, Emeritus Professor of Economic History, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, talks about the United Kingdom in 1919 and the economic legacy of the First World War. IMAGE | Victory march of the Allied troops in London on 19 July 1919. The procession crossing Westminster Bridge. By Beagles Postcards Leonard Bentley from Iden, East Sussex, UK. Public Domain, ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS With thanks to JOHN CAWTHORN and the 1926 FOUNDATION for making this podcast series possible, and to the DEPARTMENT FOR DIGITAL, CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT and the SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT for supporting the Conference. PRODUCTION | ChromeRadio for the UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS | Music performed by the PIPES AND DRUMS of the ROYAL SCOTS DRAGOON GUARDS | Series Editor - Professor Sir Hew Strachan | Producer - Catriona Oliphant | Post-production - Chris Sharp.

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