Charley's War: 1 August-17 October 1916

Charley's War: 1 August-17 October 1916

by Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun
     
 

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From renowned comics writer Pat Mills and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun comes a truly classic piece of graphic storytelling: thrilling, horrifying and deeply moving.

In 1916, Charley Bourne lies about his age to fight in France. But thoughts of glory and patriotism are swept aside by the horror of life and death in the trenches of the First World War. In this

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From renowned comics writer Pat Mills and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun comes a truly classic piece of graphic storytelling: thrilling, horrifying and deeply moving.

In 1916, Charley Bourne lies about his age to fight in France. But thoughts of glory and patriotism are swept aside by the horror of life and death in the trenches of the First World War. In this second volume, we follow the continuing trials of Charley during the bloody and disastrous Battle of the Somme.

Volume 2 of Charley's War also features a director's commentary' by Pat Mills, along with an article on the sociological and political bias of the comic by military historian Dan Todman, formerly of the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840239294
Publisher:
Titan
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Series:
Charley's War Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
1,205,995
Product dimensions:
9.05(w) x 11.96(h) x 0.52(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

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"The never-bettered WW1 trench warfare comic strip Charley's War is now in its second volume of reprints and is unmissable."

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