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Christine: Presented under anonymous pen-name, Alice Cholmondeley Alice Mary Cholmondeley

Christine: Presented under anonymous pen-name, Alice Cholmondeley

Alice Mary Cholmondeley

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Written by Elizabeth von Arnim and presented under her anonymous pen-nameAlice Cholmondeley, Christine is presented as a compilation ofletters from a gifted young English girl studying in Germany just before theoutbreak of the war (Charms 188)MoreWritten by Elizabeth von Arnim and presented under her anonymous pen-nameAlice Cholmondeley, Christine is presented as a compilation ofletters from a gifted young English girl studying in Germany just before theoutbreak of the war (Charms 188) to her mother in Britain. Dated from May 28,1914 to August 4, 1914, the letters were published in 1917. Christineexplained her experience with German pre-war culture- however, Christine did notexist. She was a fictional character that some claim was Arnims attempt atanti-German propaganda. These detailed letters helped to convey a picture toBritish citizens of the supposed state of mind of the German public during thechaotic days leading up to World War I.- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.