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Passchendaele in Perspective : The 3rd Battle of Ypres - LIDDLE PETER

Passchendaele in Perspective

The 3rd Battle of Ypres

Paperback

Published: 3rd February 1998
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Passchendaele In Perspective explores the context and real nature of the participants' experience, evaluates British and German High Command, the aerial and maritime dimensions of the battle, the politicians and manpower debates on the home front and it looks at the tactics employed, the weapons and equipment used, the experience of the British; German and indeed French soldiers. It looks thoroughly into the Commonwealth soldiers' contribution and makes an unparalleled attempt to examine together in one volume 'specialist' facets of the battle, the weather, field survey and cartography, discipline and morale, and the cultural and social legacy of the battle, in art, literature and commemoration. Each one of its thirty chapters presents a thought-provoking angle on the subject.They add up to an unique analysis of the battle from Commonwealth, American, German, French, Belgian and United Kingdom historians. This book will undoubtedly become a valued work of reference for all those with an interest in World War One.

ISBN: 9780850525885
ISBN-10: 0850525888
Series: Pen & Sword paperback
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 3rd February 1998
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 3.81
Weight (kg): 0.91