In Search of the Zeppelin War: The Archaeology of the First Blitz

In Search of the Zeppelin War: The Archaeology of the First Blitz


This ebook contains a whole advent to the historical past and archaeology of the 1st strategic bombing crusade in history—the Zeppelin raids over Britain in 1915–1918—based on pioneering new excavations and archive examine. this is often the tale of the initial Blitz and the 1st conflict of england, that includes a whole document at the first ever excavation of a Zeppelin crash web site and likewise masking airfields, gun websites, searchlights, and radio listening posts. This illustrated publication beneficial properties modern accounts alongside the bills and images from the excavations, together with Hunstanton, Monkhams, Chingford and North Weald Basset, the Lea Valley, Potters Bar, and Theberton. Written in a collaboration among educational archaeologists and aviation enthusiasts/metal detectorists, this interesting venture is the topic of a BBC2 Timewatch documentary.

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