The Darkest Year
The British Army on the Western Front 1917
Author : Spencer Jones
Not yet published - in Autumn 2021 list
General - Pages : 400 | Images : c 30 b/w ills, 16 colour maps
Hardback - Size : 234mm x 156mm | ISBN : 9781914059988 | Helion Book Code : HEL1379
In this stimulating essay collection leading First World War historians examine key aspects of the British Army’s campaign on the Western Front in 1917. It includes studies of the Battle of Arras, Third Battle of Ypres and Battle of Cambrai, as well as examinations of British Army strategy, morale, tactics, training and intelligence gathering. It is the fourth book in Spencer Jones’s award-winning series which examines the British Army on the Western Front year-by-year and marks a major contribution to our understanding of the Army in this controversial year.