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The Wipers Times

The Wipers Times

a complete facsimile of the famous World War One trench newspaper, incorporating the "New Church" Times, the Kemmel Times,the Somme Times, the B. E. F. Times, and the Better Times

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Published by Papermac in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Division, 24th -- Periodicals.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Periodicals.

  • Edition Notes

    This ed. originally published: Peter Davies, 1973. - Previous ed.: newspaper form 1916-1918.

    Statementintroduction, notes and glossary by Patrick Beaver ; foreword by Henry Williamson.
    ContributionsBeaver, Patrick.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22125962M
    ISBN 100333476530

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    Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times tells the true and extraordinary story of a satirical newspaper created in the mud and mayhem of the Great War. Following a sell-out West End run and an appearance at the Passchendaele Centenary in Ypres, The Wipers Times comes to Malvern in Autumn In a bombed out building during the First World War in the Belgian .   The complete edition of the Wipers Times, the famed First World War trench newspaper that inspired the BBC dramatisation. His most recent book is The Commando Pocket Manual (Conway.

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In FebruaryCaptain F. Roberts of the British Expeditionary Force produced the first edition of The Wipers y produced in hazardous conditions—at one point production was only yards from the front line—it acted as the voice of the average soldier as it relayed his experiences, grief, and anger/5(5).

In FebruaryCaptain F. Roberts of the 12th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters produced the first edition of the trench newspaper The Wipers produced in hazardous conditions, at one point only yards from the front line, it acted as the voice of the average British soldier, relaying his experiences, grief, and anger during the entire conflict/5(49).

The "Wipers Times"(it acquired different titles over time)was a humorous newspaper produced on a purloined printing press in the trenches of the Great War. Humour, notoriously, does not last from generation to generation, but somehow the wit of these soldiers comes up fresh/5.

The Wipers Times: A Complete Facsimile of the Famous World War One Trench Newspaper, Incorporating the 'New Church' Times, the Kemmel Times, the Somme Times, the B.E.F. Times, and the 'Better Times' Beaver, P. Great book. I went to the WW1 battlefields last summer and bought this for the friend that I travelled with.

It isn't like the novel, this is the actual wipers times. The language a,d jokes take a little bit of getting used to as humour has changed but he loves it and has finished it. Great for the enthusiast/5(45). Directed by Andy De Emmony. With Ben Chaplin, Patrick FitzSymons, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Steve Oram.

Just after World War I, Captain Fred Roberts (Ben Chaplin) goes for a job as a newspaper journalist and tells the sub-editor how, in the trenches inhe discovered a printing press in working order. Helped by ex-printer Sergeant Harris (Steve Oram) and with 7/10(1K).

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An extraordinary mix of black humor, fake entertainment programs, and pastiche articles, the Wipers Times, the famed trench newspaper of World War One, constitutes a unique record of life on the front complete facsimile edition of the paper, produced to accompany a BBC dramatization, is a historical masterpiece that enables us to sample the real spirit of the/5.

Wipers Times, First Edition. You Searched For: 'First complete edition' as stated, although the Wipers Times' very first appearance in book form is the Jenkins edition. G: in good condition without dust jacket.

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The Wipers Times is a very good record in print of the humour, which was sometimes dark in nature, but, it helped to relieve the hell of life in the trenches of the Western Front during WW1.

The paper was probably something the soldiers looked forward to reading, and to take their minds off what they were going through at the time/5(). This is a rather short review of The Wipers Times, initially broadcast on BBC2 instarring Ben Chaplin, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Emilia Fox, Ben Daniels and Michael Palin, and written by Private.

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Times, half-title: 'The Wipers Times & After' by F.J. Roberts and J.H. Pearson (editors) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Wipers Times: The soldiers' paper. Soldiers have always used dark humour as a way of coping with the grim realities of war.

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Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times tells the true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created in the mud and mayhem of the Somme. In a bombed out building during the First.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Facsimile reprint of The Wipers times and its successors, The "New Church" times, The Somme-times, The B.E.F. times, and The "better times," edited by Captain (later Lt.-Col.) Fred J.

Roberts and published by the British Army at the Western Front,   Decades ahead of the amusing but distorting buffoonery of Blackadder Goes Forth, this complete edition of the Wipers Times, the famed trench newspaper of the First World War, is an extraordinary mix of black humour, fake entertainment programmes and pastiche articles, and constitutes a unique record of life on the wartime :   The Wipers Times, by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman, brings to life an incredible true story of a group of determined soldiers set on shining some light on the First World ing a sell-out run inThe Wipers Times returns to the Arts Theatre from Octoberwith tickets available now.

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