Somme Battles: Battlefield Guide

The Big Push: 1 July - 17 November 1916; The Kaiser's Offensive: 21 March - 25 April 1918; American/Canadian/French Sectors 1918.

Tonie Holt, Valamai Holt

The Somme is the epicenter for most people in the study of the First World War from a UK and Commonwealth perspective. Major and Mrs. Holt's Pocket Guide to the Somme has been put together to take you around the area. The book contains full color maps and photographs and detailed instructions on what to see and where to visit.
Date Published :
September 2006
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Language:
English
Series :
Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guides
Illustration :
illustrated throughout
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781844153954
Pages : 112
Dimensions : 6.75 X 4.75 inches
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$13.95

Overview
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The Somme is the epicenter for most people in the study of the First World War from a UK and Commonwealth perspective. Today the landscape and terrain are dedicated to the soldiers that fought and died there and Major and Mrs. Holt's Pocket Guide to the Somme has been put together to take you around the area.

This book, part of a new series of guides, is designed conveniently in a small size, for those who have only limited time to visit, or who are simply interested in as an introduction to the historic battlefields, whether on the ground or from an armchair. They contain selections from the Holts' more detailed guides of the most popular and accessible sites plus hand tourist information, capturing the essential features of the Battles.

The book contains many full color maps and photographs and detailed instructions on what to see and where to visit.

REVIEWS
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"Covers the 1916 battles, the Kaiser’s Offensive of March-April 1918 and the American-Canadian sectors of 1918. // Battlefield details capturing essential features and tourist information."

- WWI Historical Foundation

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