Somme 1 July 1916: Tragedy and triumph (Campaign)

Somme 1 July 1916: Tragedy and triumph (Campaign)

Andrew Robertshaw


the 1st day of the conflict of the Somme of worldwide warfare I (1914-1918) remains to be on list as having the most important variety of deaths in anyone day in any struggle. This booklet explores the myths of this notorious conflict, and using mines, tunnels, gasoline and flame-throwers through the British together with leading edge strategies comparable to smoke. Andrew Robertshaw analyses the 1st day of the conflict, explaining how British strategies constructed as a result adventure of the Somme, and gives an outline of the occasions alongside the complete entrance line, analyzing the activities of 2 British Corps, VIII at Serre and XIII at Montauban.

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