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The Somme: The Epic Battle in the Soldiers' own Words and by Richard Van Emden PDF

By Richard Van Emden

ISBN-10: 1473855217

ISBN-13: 9781473855212

ISBN-10: 1473885175

ISBN-13: 9781473885172

The offensive at the Somme happened among July and November 1916 and might be the main iconic conflict of the good conflict. It was once there that Kitchener’s recognized ‘Pals’ Battalions have been first despatched into motion en masse and it was once a battlefield the place the various goals and aspirations of a state, hopeful of victory, have been agonizingly dashed. due to its mythical prestige, the Somme has been the topic of many books, and plenty of extra will pop out subsequent 12 months. besides the fact that, not anything has ever been released at the conflict during which the warriors’ personal pictures were used to demonstrate either the campaign’s notable comradeship and its carnage.

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