Military Operations France and Belgium 1917 Volume II — 7th June - 10th November Messines and Third Ypres (Passchendaele) - Brigadier-General James E. EdmondsThe Imperial War Museum Department of Printed Books, 1991, Hardback ..
Condition: Very Good. Leans slightly.
Illustrated with black and white photographs & maps within the text with a fold-out map in a pocket to the rear pastedown. From the preface: “This volume contains the account of the two Flanders offensives of 1917 called, officially, ‘The Battle of Messines’ 1917 (7th-14th June), and ‘The Battles of Ypres’ 1917 (31st July-10th November) — the latter better known as ‘Third Ypres’, or even as ‘Passchendaele’. The Ypres offensive, according to the official ‘Battle Nomenclature’, includes eight battles — Pilckem Ridge (31st July-2nd August), Langemarck (16th-18th August), Menin Road Ridge (20th-25th September), Polygon Wood (26th September-3rd October), Broodseinde (4th October), Poelcappelle (9th October), First Passchendaele (12th October) and Second Passchendaele (26th October-10th November).”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Series: History of the Great War Based On Official Documents
Number of Pages: 489
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