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The Somme: By Those Who Were There by Bob Carruthers
  

The Somme: By Those Who Were There

History   World War One Literature   

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A fascinating anthology of eyewitness accounts from both the British and German perspective drawn from rare contemporary publications, documents held in archives and museums, field reports, regimental records, battalion and divisional histories.

Synopsis

The Somme: By Those Who Were There by Bob Carruthers

A comprehensive and vivid account of what it meant to play a part in the battle which has become famous for the biggest loss of life suffered by the British Army in a single day.

About the Author

Bob Carruthers is one of the UK’s leading military historians and is famous in the UK for the bestselling book The Wehrmacht in Russia, published by Pen & Sword, which topped Amazon bestseller charts in 2012. Bob is also an Emmy AwardTM winning filmmaker whose work in the form of series such as Battlefield, Line of Fire, and Weapons of War are channel staples that are shown on BBC, Channel 4, Discovery, PBS and numerous other channels around the world.

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Book Info

Publication date

30th June 2016

Author

Bob Carruthers

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Publisher

Pen & Sword Military an imprint of Pen & Sword Books Ltd

Format

Hardback
196 pages

Categories

History
World War One Literature

First World War
Battles & campaigns
European history
20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

ISBN

9781473868243

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