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War in the trenches

Author: Roger Parkinson
Publisher: London, Wayland, 1973.
Series: Wayland sentinel books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book analyses the progress of the war on the Western Front, and explains the thinking that lay behind the massive bloodbath. It also shows in graphic detail what life was like for soldiers in the trenches, the boredom and the bitter jokes, the sudden tension of shells and sniper fire, the deafening barrage of artillery, and the constant presence of death.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Parkinson
ISBN: 0853402159 9780853402152
OCLC Number: 641153
Description: 96 pages illustrations, facsimiles, maps 24 cm.
Contents: How it all began --
Impact of war --
At the Front --
The battles --
Victory?
Series Title: Wayland sentinel books.
Responsibility: [by] Matthew Holden.
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The book analyses the progress of the war on the Western Front, and explains the thinking that lay behind the massive bloodbath. It also shows in graphic detail what life was like for soldiers in the trenches, the boredom and the bitter jokes, the sudden tension of shells and sniper fire, the deafening barrage of artillery, and the constant presence of death.

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