By: Philip Gibbs (1877-1962)
Now It Can Be Told
In this book I have written about some aspects of the war which, I
believe, the world must know and remember, not only as a memorial of
men's courage in tragic years, but as a warning of what will happen
again--surely--if a heritage of evil and of folly is not cut out of the
hearts of peoples. Here it is the reality of modern warfare not only as
it appears to British soldiers, of whom I can tell, but to soldiers on
all the fronts where conditions were the same...
The purpose of this book is to get...
From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917
The Soul of the War