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FROMELLES AND THE SOMME: Australians on the Western Front - 1916  (Includes Errata Slip), Burness, Peter

Author Name    Burness, Peter

Title   FROMELLES AND THE SOMME: Australians on the Western Front - 1916 (Includes Errata Slip)

Binding   Softcover

Book Condition   Very Good +

Edition   First Edition

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   Canberra, A.C.T., Australia Department of Veterans' Affairs 2006

ISBN Number    1920720693 / 9781920720698

Seller ID   012825

(iv), + 80pp., poignant confronting b/white photographic halftone plate, captioned illustrations (AWM Archives) throughout, plus a line-drawn map. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped and creased on rear wrap, else very good. Textblock unmarked. Note: inserted loose, an errata slip (ref. page 16), plus an A5 Federal politician's flyer promoting this book (both in fine condition). The numbers are distressing, even a century later - on the Western Front in France during the Great War some 265,000 Australians served against the enemy - more than 46,000 of them lost their lives, many thousands more injured, This book tells some of the story. "Don't forget me cobber". "LEST WE FORGET". Book weight approx. 400g.

Military History, Australia, World War One, France, Western Front, Pictorial Works, Burness, Peter

Price = 30.08 AUD



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