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  1. This children’s book is one of the items selected from the collections of Senate House Library for the collaborative exhibition London: Power, Progress and Pleasure. Written by professional writer ...
  2. Satire was a broadly anti-war magazine, containing grimly humorous cartoons, announcements from sympathetic movements and reports of government activity, both journalistic and satirical. It began p...
  3. Before the passing of the Military Service Act in 1916, the British army relied on volunteers to maintain numbers.The Parliamentary Recruiting Committee was therefore created in August 1914 to enco...
  4. ‘Authenticity is a thing which does not exist. Truth does not exist. Works are done only to be interpreted. Really.’   --Pierre Boulez (b.1925) This quote of Pierre Boulez, the maestro composer, c...
  5. Pierre Boulez emotion and analysis is a newly issued set of ten DVDs which is a fantastic sampler consisting of documentaries, analysis and of course, conducting by Pierre Boulez.  The compilation ...
  6. Anzac Day is commemorated by Australia and New Zealand on 25 April every year to remember members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who landed at Gallipoli in Turkey during World...
  7. Senate House Library has amassed numerous artefacts, to support teaching, to record the history of the University of London, to honour their original owners or simply as curiosities. Amongst the Li...
  8. This exhibition showcases highlights from the voluminous papers of Emile Cammaerts (1878--1953), playwright, poet, and professor of Belgian Studies at the University of London (1935--1948), held at...
  9. The archive of the Belgian playwright, poet, Professor of Belgian Studies (at the University of London) Émile Leon Cammaerts  (1878 - 1953) are held in Senate House Library at the University of Lon...