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War Walks By Richard Holmes

War Walks by Richard Holmes

Condition - Very Good
$20.89
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Summary

Seeking to recreate on each walk the atmosphere of the battles through the stories of the men who fought them, this is a guide to six battlefields of northern France and Belgium: Agincourt, Waterloo, Mons and Le Cateau, the Somme, Arras and Operation Goodwood.

War Walks Summary

War Walks: v. 1: From Agincourt to Normandy by Richard Holmes

For hundreds of years battle has raged over the area of northern France and Belgium known as "the fatal avenue". This book guides readers on a journey through the terrain as it is today, seeking to recreate on each walk the atmosphere of the battles through the stories of the men who fought them. Each chapter is illustrated with a map of the battlefield area, and several sketch maps showing troop movements and local points of interest. The battlefields covered are those of Agincourt (1415), Waterloo (1815), Mons and Le Cateau (1914), the Somme (1916), Arras (1940) and Operation Goodwood (1944).

Additional information

GOR001086076
9780563387497
0563387491
War Walks: v. 1: From Agincourt to Normandy by Richard Holmes
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Ebury Publishing
1996-07-18
224
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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