skip to content
Have you forgotten yet? : the First World War memoirs of C.P. Blacker Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Have you forgotten yet? : the First World War memoirs of C.P. Blacker

Author: C P Blacker; J G C Blacker
Publisher: Barnsley, S. Yorkshire : Leo Cooper, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The story of an infantry officer on the Western Front, of the Fourth Battalion of the Coldstream Guards who was awarded the MC. At first he had a relatively safe posting but this preyed on his conscience and asked for front-line duty. This he experiencced in large meaure and his account is hugely well worth reading. The book ends with a moving description of the liberation of French towns which had been under German  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Blacker, C.P. (Charles Paton), 1895-1975.
Have you forgotten yet?
(DLC) 00693284
(OCoLC)45283471
Named Person: C P Blacker; C P Blacker
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C P Blacker; J G C Blacker
ISBN: 9781473814820 1473814820
OCLC Number: 878078765
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (321 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Aftermath; Full Title; Copyright; Contents; Editor's Introduction; Prologue; 1. The Outbreak of War; 2. The Belgian Field Hospital; 3. Windsor, France and Robin's Death; 4. Winter in the Pas de Calais, 1915-16; 5. Clairmarais Forest, March-May 1916; 6. The Ypres Salient and the Somme, July-September 1916; 7. Bitter Winter 1916-17; 8. Spring 1917: Corbie --
the Wood and the Tow-Path; 9. Summer and Autumn 1917: Behind the Lines at Passchendaele; 10. November-December 1917: The Battle of Cambrai; 11. Winter and Spring 1918: The German Offensive. 12. The Second Battalion, June-August 191813. Canal du Nord; 14. The End of the War; Epilogue; Appendix 1. Robin's Notebook; Last Letters and Death; Appendix 2. The Finding of Robin's Body; Letters from George Bernard Shaw, Captain Lloyd, Private Wright and Rudyard Kipling; Appendix 3. Editor's Postscript; Dramatis Personae; Index.
Responsibility: edited by John Blacker.
More information:

Abstract:

The story of an infantry officer on the Western Front, of the Fourth Battalion of the Coldstream Guards who was awarded the MC. At first he had a relatively safe posting but this preyed on his conscience and asked for front-line duty. This he experiencced in large meaure and his account is hugely well worth reading. The book ends with a moving description of the liberation of French towns which had been under German occupation for four years.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/878078765> # Have you forgotten yet? : the First World War memoirs of C.P. Blacker
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "878078765" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Organization/great_britain_army_coldstream_guards> ; # Great Britain. Army. Coldstream Guards.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/soldiers> ; # Soldiers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/world_war_1914_1918> ; # World War, 1914-1918
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_historical> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Historical
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Person/blacker_c_p_charles_paton_1895_1975> ; # Charles Paton Blacker
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914 - 1918
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Meeting/world_war_1914_1918> ; # World War (1914-1918)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/weltkrieg_1914_1918> ; # Weltkrieg (1914-1918)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/soldiers_great_britain> ; # Soldiers--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/erlebnisbericht> ; # Erlebnisbericht
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Place/western_front_world_war_1914_1918> ; # Western Front (World War (1914-1918))
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Organization/grossbritannien> ; # Großbritannien
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_campaigns_western_front> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Organization/great_britain_army> ; # Great Britain. Army.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/history_europe_western> ; # HISTORY--Europe--Western
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/military_campaigns> ; # Military campaigns
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.4144/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Person/blacker_j_g_c> ; # J. G. C. Blacker
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Person/blacker_c_p_charles_paton_1895_1975> ; # Charles Paton Blacker
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:description "Cover; Half Title; Aftermath; Full Title; Copyright; Contents; Editor's Introduction; Prologue; 1. The Outbreak of War; 2. The Belgian Field Hospital; 3. Windsor, France and Robin's Death; 4. Winter in the Pas de Calais, 1915-16; 5. Clairmarais Forest, March-May 1916; 6. The Ypres Salient and the Somme, July-September 1916; 7. Bitter Winter 1916-17; 8. Spring 1917: Corbie -- the Wood and the Tow-Path; 9. Summer and Autumn 1917: Behind the Lines at Passchendaele; 10. November-December 1917: The Battle of Cambrai; 11. Winter and Spring 1918: The German Offensive."@en ;
   schema:description "The story of an infantry officer on the Western Front, of the Fourth Battalion of the Coldstream Guards who was awarded the MC. At first he had a relatively safe posting but this preyed on his conscience and asked for front-line duty. This he experiencced in large meaure and his account is hugely well worth reading. The book ends with a moving description of the liberation of French towns which had been under German occupation for four years."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/314029849> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Personal narratives"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45283471> ;
   schema:name "Have you forgotten yet? : the First World War memoirs of C.P. Blacker"@en ;
   schema:productID "878078765" ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0715/00693284.html> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=746746> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1659756> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1659756> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781473814820> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/878078765> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Meeting/world_war_1914_1918> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Organization/great_britain_army> # Great Britain. Army.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Great Britain. Army." ;
   schema:name "Great Britain. Army" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Organization/great_britain_army_coldstream_guards> # Great Britain. Army. Coldstream Guards.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Great Britain. Army. Coldstream Guards." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Person/blacker_c_p_charles_paton_1895_1975> # Charles Paton Blacker
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1895" ;
   schema:deathDate "1975" ;
   schema:familyName "Blacker" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles Paton" ;
   schema:givenName "C. P." ;
   schema:name "Charles Paton Blacker" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Person/blacker_j_g_c> # J. G. C. Blacker
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Blacker" ;
   schema:givenName "J. G. C." ;
   schema:name "J. G. C. Blacker" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Place/western_front_world_war_1914_1918> # Western Front (World War (1914-1918))
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Western Front (World War (1914-1918))" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_historical> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Historical
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Historical"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/history_europe_western> # HISTORY--Europe--Western
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HISTORY--Europe--Western"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/soldiers_great_britain> # Soldiers--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Soldiers--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/weltkrieg_1914_1918> # Weltkrieg (1914-1918)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Weltkrieg (1914-1918)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/world_war_1914_1918> # World War, 1914-1918
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/314029849#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_campaigns_western_front> # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781473814820>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1473814820" ;
   schema:isbn "9781473814820" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45283471>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Have you forgotten yet?" ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/878078765> ; # Have you forgotten yet? : the First World War memoirs of C.P. Blacker
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.