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A wood called Bourlon

the cover-up after Cambrai, 1917

by Moore, William

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Published by L. Cooper in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Cambrai, Battle of, Cambrai, France, 1917.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD545.C27 M66 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 270 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2240421M
      ISBN 100850524822
      LC Control Number89111996

      20 November – 30 December the Cambrai operations. A British attack, originally conceived as a very large scale raid, that employed new artillery techniques and massed tanks. Initially very successful with large gains of ground being made, but German reserves brought the advance to a halt. Ten days later, a counter-attack regained much. Bourlon Wood Cemetery was made by the Canadian Corps Burial Officer in October Three Chinese labourers were buried in it in , and later five graves from the battlefields were brought into Plot II, Row F. There are now nearly , war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, over ten are unidentified.

      The Wood by debut author Chelsea Bobulski was a book I was immediately drawn into and unable to put down. It had a great mix of interesting characters and a page turning story. Winter is a guardian of the wood and this definitely complicates her life/5.   was often cited. It get's good reviews on Amazon too. One of which tells us: British military historian Alexander Turner, a serving officer in the Irish Guards, provides a valuable and in-depth look at the landmark Battle of Cambrai in

      A WOOD CALLED BOURLON COVER-UP AFTER CAMBRAI, WILLIAM MOORE LEO COOPER, LONDON 1st Edition. 24 x 16 cm. xi + pp + b/w photo plates. HB/DJ After the great victory in the famous tank battle at Cambrai in the church bells, having been silent for three years, rang out joyously all over Britain. But within ten days triumph had turned to . The Battle of Cambrai (Battle of Cambrai, , First Battle of Cambrai and Schlacht von Cambrai) was a British attack followed by the biggest German counter-attack against the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) since , in the First World town of Cambrai, in the département of Nord, was an important supply point for the German Siegfriedstellung (known Location: Cambrai, France, 50°10′36″N .


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William Moore’s book about Bourlon Wood first hit the shelves in and it seeks to discuss the so-called ‘cover-up’ that came about after the Battle of Cambrai. The battle was fought in the dying days of and initially it appeared to have been a great success for the BEF.

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The Bourlon Wood Memorial is a Canadian war memorial that commemorates the actions of the Canadian Corps during the final months of the First World War; a period also known as Canada's Hundred Days, part of the Hundred Days ularly celebrated are the Canadian Corps crossing of the Canal du Nord, their flushing the German forces from Bourlon and Location: 50°10′″N °07′″E.

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