Tommy Atkins : The Story of the English Soldier Paperback / softback
by John Laffin
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
- Publication Date: 01/01/1980
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780750934800
- Paperback / softback from £8.95