Letters from the Front

The struggles and perils of battle pervade these letters, as do the hopes, fears, everyday concerns, and raw emotions of the warriors who wrote them Presented in this handsomely illustrated volume are authentic glimpses into history during than two centuries of warfare Both famous historical figures and ordinary soldiers are represented Readers will find a battlefiThe struggles and perils of battle pervade these letters, as do the hopes, fears, everyday concerns, and raw emotions of the warriors who wrote them Presented in this handsomely illustrated volume are authentic glimpses into history during than two centuries of warfare Both famous historical figures and ordinary soldiers are represented Readers will find a battlefield letter from Napoleon to his beloved Josephine, written in 1796, before he reached his height of fame and power By contrast, Edgar Clark was an ordinary soldier in the Union Army during the Civil War, but his letter to his family after engaging in a fierce battle gives as vivid a description of war as any to be found in official history books Letters from the front in World War I include one from future president Harry Truman to his wife Bess, and another from the English poet Wilfred Owen to his mother Each of this book s chapters focuses on a specific era, including the American Revolution, the Napoleonic Wars, the Texas Revolution, the Mexican War, the American Civil War, the Spanish American War, World War I, World War II, and various conflicts of the late twentieth century This memorable collection is enhanced with full color illustrations, historic photos, maps, and photocopies of several dramatic letters.
Letters from the Front The struggles and perils of battle pervade these letters as do the hopes fears everyday concerns and raw emotions of the warriors who wrote them Presented in this handsomely illustrated volume are

  • Title: Letters from the Front
  • Author: Judith Millidge
  • ISBN: 9780764155376
  • Page: 142
  • Format: Hardcover
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    1. I really enjoyed getting a glimpse of all the wars that have taken place through letters written by soldiers- from the American War of Independence in 1775 until Aftghanistan in 2002. interspersed throughout are intors about each war that give a better understanding of why the war was fought and what happened. The letters changed over the course of time as it was realized the importance of not giving details as to specific locations as letters in earlier wars did becuase they might fall into the [...]

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