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Books Books 41 - 50 of about 50 related to The Face of Battle: A Study of Agincourt, Waterloo, and the Somme.   

Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the Great War

Gordon Corrigan - History - 2012 - 448 pages
The true story of how Britain won the First World War. The popular view of the First World War remains that of BLACKADDER: incompetent generals sending brave soldiers to their ...
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Battle Story Somme 1916

Andrew Robertshaw - History - 2014 - 160 pages
The Battle of the Somme raged from 1 July to 18 November 1916 and was one of the bloodiest fought in military history. It has come to signify for many the waste and bloodshed ...
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Pillars of Fire: The Battle of Messines Ridge 1917

Ian Passingham - History - 2012 - 256 pages
Gentlemen, we may not make history tomorrow, but we shall certainly change the geography.' So said General Plumer the day before 600 tons of explosives were detonated under the ...
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The First Day on the Somme

Martin Middlebrook - History - 2006 - 352 pages
After an immense but useless bombardment, at 7.30 am. On 1 July 1916 the British Army went over the top and attacked the German trenches. It was the first day of the battle of ...
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British Fighting Methods in the Great War

Paddy Griffith - Political Science - 2013 - 208 pages
This collection points out the very real and substantial evolution of tactics that went on in response to new warfare and how this had a real effect on the positive performance ...
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Battle Story: Waterloo 1815

Gregory Fremont-Barnes - History - 2012 - 160 pages
The Battle of Waterloo is one of the most important moments in military history. As the might of the French Empire under the leadership of the Emperor Napoleon faced the ...
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Somme 1914-18: Lessons in War

Martin Marix-Evans - History - 2011 - 256 pages
The Somme is a name with particular resonance for the people of Britain, for here, in 1916, the flower of her youth was cut down. Terrible though that day was it takes its ...
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Waterloo: The Defeat of Napoleon's Imperial Guard: Henry Clinton, the 2nd ...

Gareth Glover - History - 2015 - 256 pages
This is the most detailed account of the 2nd Division at Waterloo ever published. It is based on the papers of its commander Sir Henry Clinton and it reveals for the first time ...
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The Battle

Alessandro Barbero - History - 2013 - 300 pages
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