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Soldiers of Song : The Dumbells and Other Canadian Concert Parties of the First World War

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Jason Wilson

The seeds of irreverent humour that inspired the likes of Wayne and Shuster and Monty Python were sown in the trenches of the First World War, and The Dumbells—concert parties made up of fighting soldiers—were central to this process. Soldiers of Song tells their story. Lucky soldiers who could sing a song, perform a skit, or pass as a “lady,” were... Plus

Éditeur Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Langue Anglais

Pages 308

Publié 6 novembre 2012

Taille 44.5 MB