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The Battles of Arras: South
Language: un
Pages: 224
Authors: Jon Cooksey, Jerry Murland
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-19 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

An illustrated and informative guide to the WWI battlefields south of Arras, France, including some of the most significant battles of 1917. Some of the most famous and frequently visited battlefields on the Western Front are just to the south of the Arras. These sites include Battery Valley and Observation
Bullecourt 1917
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Paul Kendall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-15 - Publisher: The History Press

In the spring of 1917 the Arras offensive was begun to break the stalemate of the Western Front by piercing the formidable German defences of the Hindenburg Line. The village of Bullecourt lay at the southern end of the battle front, and the fighting there over a period of six
Bloody Bullecourt
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: David Coombes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-30 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

In April-May 1917 the sleepy hamlet of Bullecourt in Northern France became the focus of two battles involving British and Australian troops. Given the unique place in Australia's military history that both battles occupy, surprisingly little has been written on the AIF's achievements at Bullecourt. Bloody Bullecourt seeks to remedy
The Battles of Bullecourt 1917
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: David Coombes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In April-May 1917 the sleepy hamlet of Bullecourt in northern France became the focus of two battles involving Australian and British troops. Given the unique place in this nation’s military history that both battles occupy, surprisingly little has been written on the AIF’s achievements at Bullecourt. The First Battle of
Bullecourt 1917
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Gilles Durand
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-04 - Publisher: LES LUMIERES DE LILLE ÉDITIONS

In April and May 1917, the village of Bullecourt, near Arras, in the north of France, was the scene of one of the biggest bloodbaths of the First World War. The ground of the former battlefield still retains the bodies of hundreds of missing Australian, British and German soldiers... The