Two Men in A Trench II
Uncovering the Secrets of British BattlefieldsBook - 2003
Two Men in a Trench 2 provides an examination of six major battles: Bannockburn, Sedgemoor, Edgehill, Killiecrankie, RAF Hornchurch (The Battle of Britain 1940) and the Big Guns of World War II at Dover and Calais. Each chapter of the book presents a clear understanding of the events and causes of each battle, before its aftermath is considered. The personalities, armies, weapons and tactics involved are described; the archaeological techniques explained; and the groundbreaking results and their impact on our understanding of events discussed. sense of humour, Tony Pollard and Neil Oliver capture the drama, action and tragedy of past events and provide an insight into some of the bloodiest episodes of British history.
Publisher: London : Michael Joseph, 2003.
Branch Call Number: 930.1 POL
Characteristics: 384 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm.