To the Last Ridge download free [PDF and Ebook] by W.H. Downing

To the Last Ridge download free [PDF and Ebook] by W.H. Downing year 2002
  • Book name: To the Last Ridge
  • Author: W.H. Downing
  • Release date: 2002/4/14
  • Publisher: GRUB STREET
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781904010203
  • Rating: 7.3 of 10
  • Votes: 687
  • Review by: Ricky Ross
  • Review rating: 9.38 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/13
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Written just after the heat of battle and in the language of the time, this extraordinarily moving account expresses in a brutally honest and personal way the ordinary soldier's experience of one of the most horrific series of battles ever fought. Fleurbaix, Bapaume, Beaumetz, Lagnicourt, Bullecourt, The Menin Road, Villers-Bretonneux, Peronne and Mont St. Quentin. Downing describes the mud, the rats, the constant pounding of the guns, the deaths, the futility, but also the humour and heroism of one of the most compelling periods in world history. His writing is spare, beautiful in its clarity and heart-breakingly vivid. Quite simply the finest and most graphic description of these actions ever written. Anyone with an interest in war and the ordinary person's struggle to survive must read this book
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H57M3S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: World War 1 Books, General & World History, European History, Battles & Campaigns, True War & Combat Stories
  • Available formats: TXT, WORD, TXTz, OEB, EPUB, PDF, OEB, DOC. Compressed in IMG, ZIP, TAR.BZ2, BZ2, RAR
  • Download servers: FreakShare, BitShare, Casebox, JumpShare, Hotfile, FileServe, Dropbox, Google Drive
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.76 USD
  • Dimensions: 128x198x17mm
  • Weight: 242g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
Download PDF To the Last Ridge of W.H. Downing

Vote:

More books of 2002

More books in English

More books of the genre or collection Biography