Author(s): Max Arthur
In 1960 a team of archivists from the Imperial War Museum began the task of tracking down ordinary World War I veterans and interviewing them in detail about their war experiences. This text includes first-hand experiences from German, US, Canadian and ANZ soldiers.
Shortlisted for WHSmith Book Awards (General Knowledge) 2003.
A landmark book using unique Imperial War Museum archive material, in which the story of WWI is told in the words of the men who were there. Destined to become one of the non-fiction reads of 2002 and a classic for years to come.