The Great War

July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme: An Illustrated Panorama

by Joe Sacco

Hardcover, 1 accordian-fold page, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $35 | purchase

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The Great War
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July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme: An Illustrated Panorama
Author
Joe Sacco

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Book Summary

Joe Sacco illustrates the Battle of the Somme, which saw nearly 20,000 British soldiers killed and another 40,000 injured on the banks of the French river as they mounted a joint offensive against the German army.