Somme 1916 - Success and Failure on the First Day of the Battle of the Somme, Paul Kendall.
Traces the fate of each British division to take part in the
disastrous attack on the first day of the Somme, moving from north to
south, so from total failure to relative success. Allows the reader to
see what elements the unsuccessful attacks had in common, as well as
acknowledging the more successful fighting on the British right, close
to the French lines
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