Tommy Atkins: The Story of the English Soldier download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Laffin

Tommy Atkins: The Story of the English Soldier download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Laffin year 2011
  • Book name: Tommy Atkins: The Story of the English Soldier
  • Author: John Laffin
  • Release date: 2011/2/10
  • Publisher: THE HISTORY PRESS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780752460666
  • Rating: 8.74 of 10
  • Votes: 422
  • Review by: Laine Amaral
  • Review rating: 7.39 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/9
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 26 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Tommy Atkins is the English soldier, who joking broke the cavalry of France at Minden, who singing marched with the Great Duke to the Danube, who grumbling shattered Napoleon's dreams at Waterloo, who sweating in his red coat tramped back and forth across Indis, who kept his six-rounds-to-the-minute at Mons, and who died in the mud at Passchendaele, the sands of the Western Desert, and the jungles of Burma.If his name has been eclipsed by his more illustrious commanders - Cromwell, Marlborough, Moore, Wolfe, Wellington, Allenby, Slim - they at least will accord him his rightful place beside them. They knew his worth. Tommy Atkins is his story - the story of this most versatile, most adaptable, most un-military soldier.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H11M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Warfare & Defence, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Military History
  • Available formats: PPTX, PDF, TXTz, DOC, TXT, WORD, RTF, EPUB. Compressed in AZW, ZIP, BZ, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 6.46 USD
  • Dimensions: 120x200x20mm
  • Weight: 270g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Stroud, United Kingdom
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