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Hell in the Holy Land : World War I in the Middle East.

Auteur : David R Woodward
Éditeur: Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, 2014.
Édition/format:   Livre électronique : Document : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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Most descriptions of the British Army's campaign in the Turkish theater during World War I focus on the popular notion that the conflict there was somehow less brutal than on the European battlefields. This view was encouraged by such films as Lawrence of Arabia and The Light Horsemen. However, in Hell in the Holy Land, David R. Woodward uses graphic personal accounts from the diaries and letters of British soldiers  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Electronic books
Format – détails additionnels: Print version:
Woodward, David R.
Hell in the Holy Land : World War I in the Middle East.
Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2014
Type d’ouvrage: Document, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Ressource Internet, Fichier d'ordinateur
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: David R Woodward
ISBN: 9780813146744 0813146747
Numéro OCLC: 865333847
Description: 1 online resource (280 pages)
Contenu: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Eastward Bound; 2. Land of the Pharaohs; 3. Clearing the Sinai; 4. Johnny Turk Triumphant; 5. ""Bloody Bull's Loose""; 6. Breakout; 7. Relentless Pursuit; 8. Sacred Soil; 9. Changing Priorities; 10. Jordan Valley; 11. Megiddo; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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Most descriptions of the British Army's campaign in the Turkish theater during World War I focus on the popular notion that the conflict there was somehow less brutal than on the European battlefields. This view was encouraged by such films as Lawrence of Arabia and The Light Horsemen. However, in Hell in the Holy Land, David R. Woodward uses graphic personal accounts from the diaries and letters of British soldiers to describe in rigorous detail the genuine experience of the fighting and dying in Egypt and Palestine. The voices of these British soldiers offer an overlooked perspective of t.

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