Title: Major and Mrs Holt’s Battlefield Guide to the Somme (3rd Edition) & Battle Map of Gallipoli
Author: Holt, Tonie and Holt, Valmai
Condition: Very Good
Edition: 3rd Edition
Publication Date: 2000
Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – 254 pages
Comments: Major and Mrs Holt’s Battlefield Guide to the Somme is, without doubt, one of the bestselling guide books to the battlefields of the Somme. This latest up-dated edition, includes four recommended, timed itineraries representing one day’s travelling. Every stop on route has an accompanying description and often a tale of heroic or tragic action. Memorials, private and official, sites of memorable conflict, the resting places of personalities of note are all drawn together with sympathetic and understanding commentary that gives the reader a sensitivity towards the events of 1916.
Also included a battle map of Gallipoli.