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Director of Learning & Teaching @InterpolAber, author of Civilian Specialists at War @UoLPress, FRHistS Opinions my own.
Aug 8, 2018 19 tweets 8 min read
Intrigued by #Amiens100 but want to find out more about the battle and its contribution to the end of #WW1? This thread will provide a few recommendations to get you started... John Terraine, 'To Win a War: 1918, the year of victory' (1978). Terraine made his name as one of very few historians to question the dominant narrative of the war as a futile bloodbath overseen by incompetent, obstinate 'donkeys' during the 1960s. 'To Win a War' represents...