The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War

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The Great War: four devastating years told by twenty eyewitnesses. There are many books on the First World War, but award-winning and bestselling historian Peter Englund takes a daring and stunning new approach. Describing the experiences of twenty ordinary people from around the world, all now unknown, he explores the everyday aspects of war: not only the tragedy and horror, but also the absurdity, monotony and even beauty. Two of these twenty will perish, two will become prisoners of war, two will become celebrated heroes ...

The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War 2012, Vintage

ISBN-13: 9780307739285

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The Beauty And The Sorrow: An intimate history of the First World War 2012, Profile Books Ltd, London

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The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War 2011, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

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The Beauty And The Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War 2011, Profile Books Ltd, London

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