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Great War

Louis Raemaekers

Great War

a neutral"s indictment

by Louis Raemaekers

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Fine Art Society in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Limited ed. of 1050 copies.

Statementone hundred cartoons by Louis Raemaekers, with an appreciation by H.Perry Robinson and descriptive notes by E.Garnett.
ContributionsRobinson, H Perry., Garnett, Edward.
The Physical Object
Paginationii-xxx, [200]p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13712215M

This deeply moving story, told with deceptive simplicity, resonates with pity and passion and is enjoyed by readers from age 7 to 17 and beyond. Great fun, action, adventure, and at least the author had been in action on the Western Front during the war. The heroic Nord legionnaires held firm, however, beating off the piecemeal Aldmeri attacks. No part of the Empire would have accepted these terms in 4Edictated by the Thalmor at swords-point. Shirk Ho Miu Lam Professor of China and Pacific Relations, University of California, San Diego This is an unusually rich and insightful collection that offers a convincing as well as thought-provoking discussion of why war broke out in and lessons that might be drawn for the future of U. However, the surprising initial success of Lord Naarifin's attack led the Thalmor to believe that the Empire was weaker than they had thought.

In this thought-provoking volume, distinguished observers and participants in international affairs assess the origins of that catastrophe and its important lessons for the future. Most of this chapter is given to a discussion of the war, which sets the scene for the literary discussion of the rest of the book. Vast, learned, opinionated, and witty, it is an absolute epic. By the fifth day of the battle, the Aldmeri army in the Imperial City was surrounded.

I can tell you only that it overwhelmed me, that all the hard and wonderful things of the world are nothing more than a frame for a spirit, like fire and light, that is the endless roiling of love and grace. As he nears the end of his life story, Alessandro tells his young companion, "And yet if you asked me what [the truth] was, I can't tell you. But as understanding certain aspects of war history can at time be critical -- interest in and acumen for the subject notwithstanding -- it's important to find books that make military history easily accessible. I like this book because it is a well-researched simple story about one young man's experience of WW1. The terms were harsh, but Titus II believed that it was necessary to secure peace and give the Empire a chance to regain its strength. Peter Surely nothing can be bettered for young adults, if not for children, than Henry Williamson's great novel sequence A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight.


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