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Author: Bridger, G.

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Pen & Sword Books 2009 Hardback 210mm x 148mm 256 pages c 50 b/w photos.



Geoff Bridger's The Great War Handbook answers many of the basic questions newcomers ask when confronted by this enormous and challenging subject - not only what happened and why but what was the Great War like for ordinary soldiers who were caught up in it. He describes the conditions the soldiers endured the deadly risks they ran their daily routines and the small roles they played in the complex military machine they were part of. His comprehensive survey of every aspect of the soldier's life from recruitment and training through the experience of battle and its appalling aftermath is an essential guide for students family historians teachers and anyone who is eager to gain an all-round understanding of the nature of the conflict. His authoritative handbook gives a fascinating insight into the world of the Great War - it is a basic reference book that no student of the subject can afford to be without.

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Author Bridger, G.
Publisher Pen & Sword Books
ISBN 9781844159369
Date of Publication 2009
Edition N/A
Binding Hardback
Book Size 210mm x 148mm
Number of pages 256
Images c 50 b/w photos
Language English Text
SKU MBN10609

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