🎧 Easter Rising with Dr Heather Jones
20th Century • 29m
Dr Heather Jones @WW1POWs is Associate Professor at the Department of International History London School of Economics and Political Science. Dr Jones is author of Violence against Prisoners of War in the First World War.
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