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Should Britain be spending £55 million to mark the Centenary of the First World War?

Posted on on 27 May 2013
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Date of publication: 25/05/2013

Writing in The Guardian, Professor Sir Hew Strachan and writer AL Kennedy consider plans in Britain to spend £55 million to mark the Centenary of the First World War.

Professor Strachan and AL Kennedy discuss aspects of the commemorations in Britain including funding, the role of the political establishment and the nature of celebration vs. commemoration.

To read the full article, visit The Guardian website here.

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News

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