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Walter's war : a rediscovered memoir of the Great War 1914-18

Author: W Ernest Young; Hilary R Young
Publisher: Oxford : Lion, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A superbly written personal account of fighting years on the Western Front.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Named Person: W Ernest Young; W Ernest Young
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Ernest Young; Hilary R Young
ISBN: 9780745970318 0745970311
OCLC Number: 1050546609
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Alan Johnson MP; Introduction Walter Edward Young (1889-1957); Chapter 1 March 1915: To France; Chapter 2 May 1915: Battle of Festubert; Chapter 3 September 1915: Battle of Loos; Chapter 4 March 1916: Vimy Ridge; Chapter 5 April 1916: "Time-Expired"; Chapter 6 March 1917: Back to France; Chapter 7 May 1917: Bullecourt Village; Chapter 8 June 1917: Hindenburg Line; Chapter 9 September 1917: Ypres; Chapter 10 Mid-September-November 1917: Hospital and Light Duties; Chapter 11 November 1917: Back to the Ypres Canal Chapter 12 December 1917: PoelcapelleChapter 13 February 1918: Barisis; Chapter 14 March 1918: Battle of Crozat Canal; Chapter 15 March 23rd 1918: Prisoner of War; Chapter 16 March-June 1918: Missing; Chapter 17 May-July 1918: "Zwei und Zwanzig" ("Twenty-two"); Chapter 18 July 1918: Czech-Prussian II Coal Mine; Chapter 19 Sheep without a Shepherd; Chapter 20 Post-War; Glossary
Responsibility: Walter Edward Young.

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"A lucid and vivid account of one man's experiences - but what terrible experiences, and what a remarkable man." -- Alan Johnson MP "Factual books providing this excellent basement level view of Read more...

 
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