The First World War: The War to End All Wars (General Military)

The First World War: The War to End All Wars (General Military)

Geoffrey Jukes, Peter Simkins


Raging for over 4 years around the tortured landscapes of Europe, Africa, and the center East, the 1st global struggle replaced the face of battle eternally. characterised by way of gradual, high priced advances and fierce attrition, the good battles of the Somme, Verdun and Ypres incurred human loss on a scale by no means formerly imagined. This publication, with a foreword by way of Professor Hew Strachan, covers the struggling with on all fronts, from Flanders to Tannenberg and from Italy to Palestine. a chain of relocating extracts from own letters, diaries and journals deliver to existence the reports of infantrymen and civilians stuck up within the battle.

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