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The Somme / Robin Prior and Trevor Wilson
Bib ID 3603835
Format BookBook
Author
Prior, Robin
 
Description Sydney : University of New South Wales Press, 2006 
viii, 358 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0868408441
Summary

In the long history of the British Army, the Battle of the Somme was its bloodiest encounter. What went wrong for the British and who was responsible? The authors have examined the entire public archive on the Battle of the Somme to reconstruct the day-by-day course of the war.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [343]-351.

Subjects Great Britain. Army -- History -- World War, 1914-1918.  |  Somme, 1st Battle of the, France, 1916.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France.  |  World War I (Australia,France).  |  Military history.  |  Warfare & defence operations.
Other authors/contributors Wilson, Trevor, 1928-

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