FROMELLES AND THE SOMME: Australians on the Western Front - 1916 (Includes Errata Slip)

By: Burness, Peter

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(iv), + 80pp., poignant confronting b/white photographic halftone plate, captioned illustrations (AWM Archives) throughout, plus a line-drawn map. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped and creased on rear wrap, else very good. Textblock unmarked. Note: inserted loose, an errata slip (ref. page 16), plus an A5 Federal politician's flyer promoting this book (both in fine condition). The numbers are distressing, even a century later - on the Western Front in France during the Great War some 265,000 Australians served against the enemy - more than 46,000 of them lost their lives, many thousands more injured, This book tells some of the story. "Don't forget me cobber". "LEST WE FORGET". Book weight approx. 400g.

Title: FROMELLES AND THE SOMME: Australians on the Western Front - 1916 (Includes Errata Slip)

Author Name: Burness, Peter

Categories: Australian Military History, Military History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T., Australia, Department of Veterans' Affairs: 2006

ISBN Number: 1920720693

ISBN Number 13: 9781920720698

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012825

Keywords: Military History, Australia, World War One, France, Western Front, Pictorial Works, Burness, Peter