Britain and France go to War: Anglo-French Relations on the Western Front 1914-1918

  title={Britain and France go to War: Anglo-French Relations on the Western Front 1914-1918},
  author={William James Philpott},
  journal={War in History},
  pages={43 - 64}
T he corpus of literature on the First World War is immense, and of this writing much has been addressed to events on the Western Front. The bloody attritional battles of 1914-18 and the reputations of the commanders who directed them have been the subject of thorough scrutiny. Yet in dissecting the parts there has been a tendency to lose sight of the whole. With the exception of the multivolume official history there is no scholarly work covering the evolution of the Western Front campaign as… Expand
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