Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War, 1914-1918 (UK ed.)

Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War, 1914-1918 (UK ed.)

By: Peter Barton (author), Johan Vandewalle (author), Peter Doyle (author)Hardback

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This highly illustrated, definitive, important, book is the first full account of the British and German mine warfare of the Ypres Salient combining personal testimonies of the tunnellers themselves with details of the workings, giving the reader a new insight into this most secret of all Great War battles and incorporating a host of previously unpublished archive photographs.

About Author

The authors: Peter Barton is a filmmaker and military historian specializing in the underground war. Peter Doyle is a geologist and expert on the role of terrain in World War I. Johan Vandewalle is an archaeologist, photographer and the foremost explorer of the forgotten tunnels of Flanders.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781862272378
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781862272378
  • ISBN10: 1862272379
  • edition: UK ed.

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