Forgotten voices of the Somme

the most devastating battle of the Great War in the words of those who were there
  • 285 Pages
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Ebury , London
Somme, 1st Battle of the, France, 1916 -- Personal narra
StatementJoshua Levine in association with the Imperial War Museum.
GenrePersonal narratives
ContributionsImperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD545.S7 L45 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 285 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23681193M
ISBN 139780091926274
LC Control Number2009415783

Drawing on a wealth of material from the vast Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, Forgotten Voices of the Somme presents an intimate, poignant, sometimes even bleakly funny insight into life on the front line: from the day-to-day struggle of extraordinary circumstances to the white heat of battle and the constant threat of injury or death.

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Drawing on a wealth of material from the vast Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, Forgotten Voices of the Somme presents an intimate, poignant, sometimes even bleakly funny insight into life on the front line: from the day-to-day struggle of extraordinary circumstances to the white heat of battle and the constant threat of injury or death.

Featuring contributions from soldiers of both sides /5(3). Joshua Levine is the author of Forgotten Voices of Forgotten voices of the Somme book Blitz and the Battle for Britain, Forgotten Voices of the Somme, and On a Wing and a Prayer/5(55).

About the Author. Joshua Levine is an experienced oral historian and author of Forgotten Voices of the Blitz and the Battle for Britain and On a Wing and a Prayer. He has also had plays performed on the London stage and on Radio 4, as well as scripting a television documentary about 18th century London for BBC/5().

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Drawing on a wealth of material from the vast Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, Forgotten Voices of the Somme presents an intimate, poignant, sometimes even bleakly funny insight into life on the front line: from the day-to-day struggle of extraordinary circumstances to the white heat of battle and the constant threat of injury or death 5/5(1).

Drawing on a wealth of material from the vast Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, Forgotten Voices of the Somme presents an intimate, poignant, sometimes even bleakly funny insight into life on the front line: from the day-to-day struggle of extraordinary circumstances to the white heat of battle and the constant threat of injury or death.

These audiobooks contain just a sample of these voices—some of which have rested unheard for more than 30 years—the forgotten voices of a generation no longer with us.

This boxed set includes The First Year: August May ; Ypres and Gallipoli: June June ; The Somme and Back to Ypres: July July ; and From Cambrai to /5(27).

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Skilfully assembled by acclaimed author and historian Max Arthur using the IWM’s remarkable sound archive, Forgotten Voices of the Great War became an instant classic on first publication with close to half a million copies sold.

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Drawing on a wealth of material from the vast Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, Forgotten Voices of the Somme presents an intimate, poignant, sometimes even bleakly funny insight into life on the front line: from the day-to-day struggle of extraordinary circumstances to the white heat of battle and the constant threat of injury or death Released on: Febru