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Major & Mrs Holt's Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide - The Western Front - North, Paperback / softback Book

Major & Mrs Holt's Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide - The Western Front - North Paperback / softback


Following in their best-selling series of Battlefield Guides this is a companion volume to the Holts Western Front South Guide.

Between the two they cover the main WW1 Western Front battlefields.

This book covers 15 of the most significant battles of the northern area from Nieuwport to just north of The Somme.

Whether travelling on the ground or in the mind, the reader is carefully guided through the battlefields with a mixture of succinct military history, cameo memories and stories of VCs and other personalities, interspersed with references to the literature and poetry of the war.

This guidebook is based on Tonie and Valmai Holt's 30 years experience of researching, guiding tours and writing about the area, with their unique blend of male and female points of view.

It is written to the high standards that have come to be expected of these highly respected authors who are credited with pioneering the modern battlefield tour and whose guide books are referred to as 'The Bibles' .


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 368 pages, Approx 250 Colour and B&W Images throughout
  • Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: First World War
  • ISBN: 9781526746832



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