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General Jack"s diary, 1914-1918

Jack James Lochhead

General Jack"s diary, 1914-1918

the French diary of Brigadier-General J. L. Jack, D.S.O.

by Jack James Lochhead

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Generals -- Correspondence, reminiscences, etc.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Terraine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD 640 J17 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p., [8] l. of plates :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21261079M

    The Great War was the first truly global conflict, and it changed the course of world history In this magnum opus, critically-acclaimed historian Peter Hart examines the conflict in every arena around the world, in a history that combines cutting edge scholarship with vivid and unfamiliar eyewitness accounts, from kings and generals, and ordinary soldiers. First World War, Rank Major General; Honours and Awards: Unit Staff Conflict First World War, Rank Major General London Gazette 05 August on page at position 1 Commonwealth Gazette 28 October on page at position 2; Honours and Awards (Recommendation): Unit Australian Division Conflict.


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