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    Battle Story: Ypres (Battle Story) (Hardback) By (author) William Fowler

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    DescriptionThe Belgian town of Ypres is now synonymous with the tragedy of the First World War. The First and Second Battles of Ypres saw some of the bloodiest fighting during the early days of the war, as well as the first use of poison gas by the Germans. If you want to understand what happened and why - read Battle Story. Key profiles explore the British and German soldiers who faced each other across the frontline Rare diary extracts reveal what it was really like to live in the trenches and fight across No Man's Land Dramatic photographs place you on the frontline of the unfolding action Orders of Battle detail the composition of the opposing forces' armies Packed with fact boxes, this short introduction is the perfect way to start exploring these important battles


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    Title
    Battle Story: Ypres
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) William Fowler
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 230 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 260 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780752461960
    ISBN 10: 0752461966
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC subject category V2: JWLF
    BIC E4L: WAR
    BIC subject category V2: HBLW, HBJD
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15590
    BIC subject category V2: HBWN
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DDB
    LC classification: D
    B&T General Subject: 520
    Abridged Dewey: 940
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/PREWWI
    Ingram Subject Code: SL
    Libri: I-SL
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 17
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027090, TRA006010
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJF, 1DDB
    DC22: 940.421
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/MILTAS
    Thema V1.0: NHWR5, NHD, JWLF
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, maps
    Publisher
    The History Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    The History Press Ltd
    Publication date
    30 April 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Stroud
    Author Information
    WILLIAM E. FOWLER began a career in the early 1970s in journalism and publishing focussing on current affairs, defence technology and military history. In the early 1980s, Fowler was a researcher at the Royal United Services Institute, and in Whitehall closely involved in the analysis and coverage of Operation Corporate in the Falklands campaign. He is the author of over 30 books covering military equipment and conflicts.