Passchendaele By Those Who Were There

A fascinating anthology of eyewitness accounts from both the British and German perspective drawn from rare contemporary publications, documents held in archives and museums, field reports, regimental records, battalion and divisional ...

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Passchendaele: By Those Who Were There
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Bob Carruthers
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Pen & Sword Books

A fascinating anthology of eyewitness accounts from both the British and German perspective drawn from rare contemporary publications, documents held in archives and museums, field reports, regimental records, battalion and divisional histories. The result is a comprehensive and vivid impression of what it meant to play a part in the
The Missing of the Somme
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Geoff Dyer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-08 - Publisher: Canongate Books

The Missing of the Somme has become a classic meditation upon war and remembrance. It weaves a network of myth and memory, photos and films, poetry and sculptures, graveyards and ceremonies that illuminate our understanding of, and relationship to, the Great War.
Major & Mrs HoltÍs Battlefield Guide to Ypres Salient and Passchendaele
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Major Holt, Mrs. Valmai Holt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-14 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

This is the most complete guide to the First World War Battlefield of Ypres that has ever been published. Tonie and Valmai Holt, have condensed the knowledge gained from almost a quarter of a century of researching, writing about, visiting and conducting groups around Ypres into this remarkable book. Here
Passchendaele
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Nigel Steel, Peter Hart
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In the autumn of 1917, after years of stalemate at Ypres, the British and French armies launched a massive offensive to take Passchendaele Ridge. Following an intensive bombardment, the Allies began their attack, but the low ground between the lines had been churned into a quagmire, and the attack was
From Bapaume to Passchendaele
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Philip Gibbs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965-01-01 - Publisher: Prabhat Prakashan

1917.... I suppose that a century hence men and women will think of that date as one of the world's black years flinging its shadow forward to the future until gradually new generations escape from its dark spell. To us now, only a few months away from that year, above