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The Great Adventure Ends: New Zealand and France on the Western Front
 

The Great Adventure Ends: New Zealand and France on the Western Front (Hardback)

By Pugsley, Christopher
By Crawford, John
By Philippe, Nathalie
By Strohn, Matthias

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This book, has been written by an eclectic group of French and New Zealand writers and researchers, which grew out of a successful conference held in Le Quesnoy in 2008. The First World War ended for the New Zealand Division some kilometres east of the old walled fortress town of... Le Quesnoy in Northern France on 11 November 1918. The war had a cataclysmic impact on New Zealand which echo's to this day. It had even a greater impact on France which endured much of its countryside and towns being in turn occupied by the German Imperial Armies, and then devastated in the battles to force their withdrawal. The human cost was of a similar scale.
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ISBN 9780987666581
Published AU 31 May 2013
Publisher John Douglas Publishing
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780987666581
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher John Douglas Publishing
Imprint John Douglas Publishing Limited
Published 31 May 2013
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Pugsley, Christopher
By Crawford, John
By Philippe, Nathalie
By Strohn, Matthias
Category World History: First World War
Military History
Battles & Campaigns
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 408
Dimensions Width: 180mm
Height: 240mm
Dewey Code 940.4144
Weight 1,200g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - France, World War, 1914-1918 - New Zealand, Le Quesnoy France - History, Military - 20th century, New Zealand - Relations - History - France, France - Relations - History - New Zealand
NBS Text Military History
ONIX Text General/trade

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