Paul Fussell

Paul Fussell was an American cultural and literary historian, author, and university professor. He is best known for his writings on World War I and II, as well as his critiques of modern culture and literature.

Books

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  1. 1. The Great War and Modern Memory

    "The Great War and Modern Memory" is a critical analysis of the impact of World War I on the English society and culture. The author explores the war's influence on literature, language, and symbolism, arguing that the horrific experiences of the war drastically altered public perception and understanding of conflict, honor, and heroism. The book combines literary criticism, history, and social commentary to provide a comprehensive examination of the war's lasting effects on the collective memory of the English-speaking world.

    The 1319th Greatest Book of All Time