[English novels]

Reading experience

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[English novels]

Reading experience
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Evidence

"During the period of our captivity at Munden the time passed more heavily, I think, than at any later period, owing to the fact that we had practically no reading matter ... No daily papers or periodicals of any sort were allowed, not even German, only a rag called <i>The Continental Times</i> ... There were only about a dozen English novels in the camp, and no means of obtaining more; consequently, to keep one"s mind occupied, one had to read them over and over again ..."

Source

My German Prisons: Being the Experiences of an Officer During Two and a Half Years as a Prisoner of War

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Gilliland, Horace Gray


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Date of Reading Experience
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Notes


How to cite this record

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My German Prisons: Being the Experiences of an Officer During Two and a Half Years as a Prisoner of War
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/95187
Accessed on 2020/07/07 20:02:01

Related place
Germany
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[English novels]

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-31058

Evidence

"During the period of our captivity at Munden the time passed more heavily, I think, than at any later period, owing to the fact that we had practically no reading matter ... No daily papers or periodicals of any sort were allowed, not even German, only a rag called <i>The Continental Times</i> ... There were only about a dozen English novels in the camp, and no means of obtaining more; consequently, to keep one"s mind occupied, one had to read them over and over again ..."

Source

My German Prisons: Being the Experiences of an Officer During Two and a Half Years as a Prisoner of War

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
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TPR201 Borrowed informaly

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Gilliland, Horace Gray


Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Time of Reading Experience
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Germany
EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

My German Prisons: Being the Experiences of an Officer During Two and a Half Years as a Prisoner of War
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/95187
Accessed on 2020/07/07 20:02:01

Related place
Germany
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