The Victoria Cross

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History Today
Vol. 56, no. 12 (December 2006), p. 50-57

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As the 150th anniversary of the Victoria Cross is celebrated, Richard Vinen looks beyond the individual acts of heroism that have merited the honour, to the wider social, cultural and historical significance of the medal