Tommy: the British soldier on the Western Front, 1914-1918

Front Cover
HarperCollins, 2004 - History - 717 pages
0 Reviews
A history of the ordinary British soldier in the First World War. Richard Holmes deploys his skills of historical analysis to tell the human story of the men that comprised the British army.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Zero Hour
3
Switzerland to the Sea
13
The Ebb and Flow of Battle
25
Copyright

25 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2004)

Richard Holmes is the author of Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer; Dr. Johnson & Mr. Savage; Shelley: The Pursuit; Coleridge: Early Visions, 1772-1804; and Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834, which was a 1999 New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice and a National Book Critics Circle Awards finalist. He lives in England.

Bibliographic information