Tommy Atkins : The Story of the English Soldier, Paperback / softback Book

Tommy Atkins : The Story of the English Soldier Paperback / softback


This work is the story of the "ordinary" English soldier, covering the years 1642-1966.

Here lie some of the paradoxes of the English soldier.

Successive governments misused his talents and his loyalties, and he died without complaint to save them from their follies.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 280 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9780750934800

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