The Memorial to the Missing of the Somme

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Edwin Lutyens' Memorial to the Missing of the Somme at Thiepval in Northern France, visited annually by tens of thousands of tourists, is arguably the finest structure erected by any British architect in the twentieth century. It is the principal, tangible expression of the defining event in Britain's experience and memory of the Great War, the first day of the Battle of the Somme on 1 July 1916, and it bears the names of 73,000 soldiers whose bodies were never found at the end of that bloody and futile campaign. This ...

The Memorial to the Missing of the Somme 2016, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781781255063

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The Memorial to the Missing of the Somme 2007, Profile Books(GB), London, England

ISBN-13: 9781861978967

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The Memorial to the Missing of the Somme 2006, Profile Books(GB)

ISBN-13: 9781861978110

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