Title BATTLE, PASSCHENDAELE, 1917. EVIDENCE OF WAR'S REALITY.
Publisher Travelling Light, London, 1981, first edition.
Seller ID 17548
131 pp, oblong 8vo (8 3/8" H x 10 5/8" D), soft cover. ISBN 0906333113 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings, map. "A visual and verbal record of war's reality, 'Battle' has been compiled from little tapped archives of World War I. Offering hitherto unpublished evidence of the true events leading to Passchendaele and its aftermath, this book throws new light on our understanding of war and the way we view our history: 80 photographs by Horace Nicholls, Ernest Broo k s , W a r w i c k Brooke, William Rider-Rider, J.F. Hurely, G.H. Wilkins and others, many reproduced for the first time; Previously unseen drawings, war diaries, and cabinet papers; Personal reminiscences of survivors." Interior - clean and tigh t wi th no p re vi ou s ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, small soft corner creases and slight curl, two small bumps at top edge of front cover - migrates into adjacent pages, light rubbing, tiny scuff on spine edge. VG-