The World’s War :: David Olusoga soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Head of Zeus, 2014, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Further reading list; Black & white photographs; Photographic lining papers;
From the cover: On 12 August 1914, Alhaji Grunshi became the first soldier under British orders to fire at the enemy in the Great War. He did so not in defence of violated Belgium, but as part of the British invasion of German Togoland, in West Africa. At the same time, in London, plans were being hatched to ferry the sepoys of Indias army half-way around the world, while in Paris an ambitious and aggressive general was winning the argument to recruit ever greater numbers of m…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Pale Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xv) 463 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I spellbind you with a further miscellany curated within Military History catalogue?