The Great War Illustrated 1917


Archive and Colour Photographs of WWI

By: Jack Holroyd, William Langford
Supplied by: Pen and Sword

Format: Hardback
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9781473881617
Published: 19th September 2017
RRP / Print Price: £30.00

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The Great War Illustrated 1917

Fourth in a series of five titles which will cover each year of the war graphically. Countless thousands of pictures were taken by photographers on all sides during the First World War. These pictures appeared in the magazines, journals and newspapers of the time. Some illustrations went on to become part of post-war archives and have appeared, and continue to appear, in present-day publications and TV documentary programmes - many did not. The Great War Illustrated series, beginning with the year 1914, will include in its pages many rarely seen images with individual numbers allocated, and subsequently they will be lodged with the Taylor Library Archive for use by editors and authors.

The Great War Illustrated 1917 covers the battles at Arras, Passchendaele and Cambrai, the use of aviation and the role of the tanks. Some images will be familiar, and many will be seen for the first time by a new generation interested in the months that changed the world for ever.

 




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