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Brave Men's Blood

Ian Knight's classic pictorial history of the war.

The result of years of research in Britain, South Africa, France, the United States, and Australia, it consists of more than 260 illustrations, most of which had not previously been published. The illustrations are carefully integrated into the text to give a vivid impression of the war and the book was highly praised for its comprehensiveness and even-handedness. and represents the the most balanced image of the war available. The illustrations of the weapons, uniforms, and men in action bring to life the experiences of soldiers of both sides....

This remarkable book was first published jointly by Greenhill (UK), Presidio (US), and Media House (South Africa) in 1990 in a large format superior to the later, smaller editions. 200 pp., cloth over boards with dustjacket, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Buy it on Amazon UK here