Passchendaele The Sacrificial Ground
July 1917 saw the commencement of the advance of British Forces in an attempt to break out of the Ypres Salient. Legions of men died during the Battle of Passchendaele including 38000 Australian casualities. This book is said to be one of the better overall histories.
Title: Sacrificial Ground (Recorded Books)
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This is in contrast to The Somme, also by Peter Hart (though not with Nigel Steel), which employs a similar style but I thought achieved a better balance between historical study and personal accounts. If you are interested more in the personal accounts, with a lighter examination of the "macro-history" then Passchendaele: The Sacrificial Ground is the book for you.
|Title: Sacrificial Ground: Frank Clemons, Book 1|
Author(s): Thomas H Cook
Publisher: HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon UK