The Story of the Footballer's Battalion in the Great War
Paperback 246pp Illustrated
9780857331038   Product Code: 16621
Drawing on many previously unpublished letters, personal accounts and photographs, the authors tell the story of the 17th Battalion, the Middlesex regiment - the 'Footballers' Battalion' - and their experiences on the pitch and in some of the fiercest battles on the Western Front. With a foreword by the military historian Richard Holmes.