hit counter

Verdun And The Somme

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Harro Grabolle | Publisher : Akademiai Kiado

ISBN 10 : 9630581922
ISBN 13 : 9789630581929

Analysis of British and German prose fiction written between 1916 and 1937, with different ideological points of view. Authors represented include, from Germany, Fritz von Unruh, J..

The First Day On The Somme

Pub Date : 2006-06-29 | Author : Martin Middlebrook | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780141926940
ISBN 13 : 0141926945

The soldiers receive the best service a historian can provide: their story is told in their own words - Guardian 'For some reason nothing seemed to happen to us at first; we stroll..

Somme

Pub Date : 2016-11-03 | Author : Martin Gilbert | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781473654402
ISBN 13 : 1473654408

The Battle of the Somme, fought between July and November 1916, was among the bloodiest conflicts of all time. The aim was to end the stalemate on the Western Front - the result wa..

The Somme

Pub Date : 2006-07-01 | Author : Robin Prior | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300119631
ISBN 13 : 9780300119633

Despite superior air and artillery power, British soldiers died in catastrophic numbers at the Battle of Somme in 1916. What went wrong, and who was responsible? This book meticulo..

The Memorial To The Missing Of The Somme

Pub Date : 2010-08-06 | Author : Gavin Stamp | Publisher : Profile Books

ISBN 10 : 9781847650603
ISBN 13 : 1847650600

Edwin Lutyens' Memorial to the Missing of the Somme at Thiepval in Northern France, visited annually by tens of thousands of tourists, is arguably the finest structure erected by a..