Your country needs you: propaganda a potent weapon in ‘total war’

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, February 21, 2014 5:06 EDT
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As the bombs and grenades ripped through the trenches, the Great Powers were also waging another deadly battle, using the power of words and images to recruit, cajole and shock in “the first modern propaganda war”. “Daddy, what did YOU do in the Great…

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