War in pictures [first year and third to sixth years only].

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Published by Odhams Press Ltd. in London .

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£ Click & Collect. Free postage. This book covers all of the first conflict of the twentieth century with brilliant pictures for the Imperial War Museum in London, England. The pictures are awe-inspiring and shows the damage and power of war.

This book is puncuated with expert essays by war scolar Richard Holmes which fills in the action and behind-the-picture dialogue perfect Cited by: 1.

War In Pictures (part of a superb 6 vol set) by Odhams Press Odhams Press. A pictorial history of the Second World War, some rare photos and sketches contained in this scarce book. This book entirely omits probably the second most famous picture of the war, namely the three dead marines at Bloody Buna.

They were featured prominently in the LIFE Book that came out right after the war. This brought the war to the home front in shocking fashion, All in all this book should have had fewer photos IMHO but a better selection/5(). The War in Pictures book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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Book [text, still image, volume], Description: Melbourne: Sun News-Pictorial, [] 6 volumes: chiefly illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm: Notes: Reprinted from Odhams, London edition.

Six issues with spine titles: "The first year of war in pictures" ; "The second year of war in pictures", etc. Illustrations on endpapers.

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