Oppy Wood

Oppy Wood

by David Bilton
     
 

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This latest book in the Battleground Europe series describes the battles over several years, and in particular 1917 and 1918, for a wood and small village. The Germans stubbornly refused to retreat as the area held a key position in their defense of Arras.

In the bitter fighting, thousands of young men mainly from East Yorkshire (Hull) and East Lancashire were

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This latest book in the Battleground Europe series describes the battles over several years, and in particular 1917 and 1918, for a wood and small village. The Germans stubbornly refused to retreat as the area held a key position in their defense of Arras.

In the bitter fighting, thousands of young men mainly from East Yorkshire (Hull) and East Lancashire were sacrificed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844152483
Publisher:
Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date:
04/02/2006
Series:
Battleground Europe Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
865,926
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

David Bilton is an author and historian.

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