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The Resource Trial by gas : the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres, George H. Cassar

Trial by gas : the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres, George H. Cassar

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Trial by gas : the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres
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Trial by gas
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the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres
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George H. Cassar
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British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres
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eng
Summary
World War I has long captured the macabre imagination for the seemingly willful manner in which nations sent their young men to die in droves while fighting over essentially the same patch of land for four long years. The vision of those senseless deaths becomes even harsher and more depraved when we consider how many soldiers were killed by poison gas. In May 1915 the long and bloody Second Battle of Ypres gained notoriety for the participants' use of poison gas, the first time the weapon had been used in battle. With both sides realizing the importance of victory in Ypres, moral consideratio
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Trial by gas : the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres, George H. Cassar
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Trial by gas : the British Army at the Second Battle of Ypres, George H. Cassar
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1d9nm6v
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
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Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Maps; Preface; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Ypres, the Salient and the Defending V Corps Divisions; 2. Weapon of Horror; 3. The Withdrawal and Close of the Battle of St. Julien, 1-4 May; 4. Interlude, 4-7 May; 5. The Battle of Frezenberg Ridge, 8 May; 6. The Battle of Frezenberg Ridge, 9-12 May; 7. The Battle of Frezenberg Ridge, 13 May; 8. The Battle of Bellewaarde Ridge, 24-25 May; Retrospect; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
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9781612346915
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