Cogadh Ruaridh - MacLean, Iain

Iain Maclean's "Cogadh Ruairidh" ("Ruairidh's War") is an account of the first day of the Battle of the Somme through the eyes and the experience of a Highland soldier, Ruairidh, and his two friends. MacLean first describes the waiting period, when the soldiers' emotions swing between tedium and high tension, fear and naive overconfidence. The ...

Cogadh Ruaridh 2009, Sandstone Press Ltd, Dingwall

ISBN-13: 9781905207305