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Spring offensive : New Zealand and the second Battle of the Somme

Author: Glyn Harper
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At Passchendaele New Zealand forces lost over 1200 lives in a few hours in October 1917. The soldiers were demoralised almost to the point of no return. They retreated, rested and reinforced. In March 1918 they returned for The Spring Offensive - New Zealand's greatest military victory.
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Genre/Form: Death registers
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Glyn Harper
ISBN: 186950481X 9781869504816 186980481X 9781869804817 1869804813
OCLC Number: 54528921
Description: 284 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Glyn Harper.
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