Aldershot in the Great War (BOK)

Murray Rowlands

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The first book written about Britain's premier army base in the First World War. The book contains and explores the following: * The first published record of the troops in Aldershot on 4 August 1914. * The first published list of officers and men from Aldershot killed in the war. * Lists the dead from WWI in Aldershot Cemetery. * Outlines the activities of crucial figures in the War such as Smith-Dorrien, Haig and French in Aldershot in the period before the War. * Traces the growth development of aircraft manufacture at Farnborough under the guidance of Mervyn O'Gorman from a balloon factory to major aircraft manufacture. * Highlights the changes in the social fabric of Aldershot during the war. * Records the experience of Aldershot as a premier training base through the eyes of Anthony Eden, Wilfred Owen and men of all ranks.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2015 Forfatter Murray Rowlands
ISBN 9781783832026
Antall sider 176 Dimensjoner 15,6cm x 23,4cm x 1,4cm
Vekt 272 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd

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