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Bloody Victory: The Sacrifice on the Somme and the Making of the Twentieth Century: The Battle, the Myth, the Legacy
Bloody Victory: The Sacrifice on the Somme and the Making of the Twentieth Century: The Battle, the Myth, the Legacy
by William Philpott
Edition: Hardcover

4 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Destined to become a standard, 28 Jun 2010
Bloody Victory by Wm. Philpott has earned the Western Front Association's Norman B. Tomlinson, Jr. Prize for 2009. The prize is a check for $3,000. Annual winners of this award are chosen by a panel headed by Profressor Dennis Showalter of Colorado College, past President of the Society for Military History. Bloody Victory will be published by Knopf the United States in October under the title Three Armies on the Somme.


Fighting Different Wars: Experience, Memory, and the First World War in Britain (Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare)
Fighting Different Wars: Experience, Memory, and the First World War in Britain (Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare)
by Janet S. K. Watson
Edition: Paperback
Price: 29.85

1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Prize-Winner, 27 Sep 2008
Professor Watson's book on war and memory in Great Britain won the Western Front Association's (US Branch) Norman B. Tomlinson, Jr. Award for the best work of history in English on WWI in 2005. The prize is awarded by a panel headed by Dennis Showalter, past President of the Society for Military History. Other panel members include Hugh Strachan, and Holger Herwig.


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