From Downing Street to the Trenches

From Downing Street to the Trenches

First-Hand Accounts from the Great War, 1914–1916

Hardback274pp Illustrated232x154mm

9781851243938     Product Code: 509368


This collection adds some of the most eloquent voices of the age to the body of eyewitness evidence of the First World War. Drawn from the manuscript collection of the Bodleian Library in Oxford and covering the first two years of the conflict, from the front line to the Cabinet Office, the correspondents and diarists include Margot Asquith, Lewis Harcourt, TE Lawrence, WB Yeats and a young Harold Macmillan.

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