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Since the War: Past Perfect

  • Geoffrey Pearson


That’s the way we’re going nowadays. Everything slick and streamlined, everything made out of something else. Celluloid, rubber, chromium-steel everywhere ... radios all playing the same tune, no vegetation left, everything cemented over ... There’s something that’s gone out of us in these twenty years since the war.1


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  • Geoffrey Pearson
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  1. 1.School of Applied Social StudiesUniversity of BradfordUK

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