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In Flanders flooded fields : before Ypres there was Yser

Author: Paul Van Pul
Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England : Pen & Sword Military, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The following account is the first in-detail, English study of the run-up to and the subsequent military floods during the first phase of the First Battle of Ypres, in Belgium better known as the Battle for the Yser River. It covers the events during the month of October 1914 in the western part of Belgium"--Page xiii.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Van Pul, Paul, 1947-
In Flanders flooded fields.
Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England : Pen & Sword Military, 2006
(OCoLC)630150656
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Van Pul
ISBN: 9781844154920 1844154920
OCLC Number: 71808686
Description: xxii, 266 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Flanders' flood --
For King and country --
Farewell to a fine fortress --
Into the unknown --
Towards the west --
To leave or not to leave --
Jacta est alea --
The generals come to town --
The battle for the right bank --
Flooding the creek --
The Tervaete debacle --
The railway embankment --
Nieuport, a nautical knot --
The impending collapse --
At the Spanish Lock --
The bargee is a daredevil --
The final rumble in Ramscappelle --
After the battle --
Questions that still fascinate.
Responsibility: Paul Van Pul.
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Presents the story of what happened between Antwerp and Dunkirk in 1914 and how the King of the Belgians safeguarded the independence of his small nation from its all-powerful neighbours. This book  Read more...

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