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Tunnellers by W. Grant Grieve

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Published by Naval & Military Press .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history: First World War,
  • European history: First World War,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • British Isles,
  • Europe,
  • Military - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8930865M
ISBN 10184342083X
ISBN 109781843420835

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The book covers the deep tunneling 'war' in Flanders in great detail, with the other tunneling sectors - where conditions were less difficult - in less detail & in their own section. And does so from both sides, which is still uncommon in any modern military books - most being written from the 5/5(6). First printed in as the second edition of a original, this book tells the exciting story of twenty nine British officers imprisoned by the Germans during WWI in the Holzminden prisoner-of-war camp, who escaped through a tunnel on the night of July /5(6). The Tunnelers is a short book but it's also very entertaining with a slightly different format the other recent releases I've read. It's mostly told through a Psychiatrist's journal entries. The Doctor has been called in to treat a man who has suffered mental trauma after witnessing a /5.   Buy Tunnellers. The Story of the Tunnelling Companies, Royal Engineers, During the World War by Grieve, W. Grant, By W. Grant Grieve and Bernard Newman (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12).

The men in the photograph are all Royal Engineers, who formed the Tunnellers, and some of them have the look of a hard, tough life on their faces. Who these men were we will probably never know but they look typical of the sort of men that fought that underground, subterranean war under the Somme; older, tougher, and used to hard physical labour. Born in Elizabeth, South Australia. Married with three sons and published first novel in titled Horns of the Minotaur (a War Boys novel). The second War Boys novel Kneel to the Fallen was published in and David has just published his first novel for 3/5(1). Buy The Tunnellers of Holzminden (with a Side-Issue) by Durnford, Hugh George (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). Buy Tunnellers: Tunnellers New edition by Grieve, W. Grant, Newman, Bernard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12).

  The Tunnellers of Holzminden (Illustrated Edition) (Paperback or Softback) by Durnford, Hugh George Edmund and a great selection of related books, art . The book placed on The New York Times Children's Chapter Books Bestseller List in February and March It is the first book in the Tunnels series, and was followed by Deeper (), Freefall (), Closer (), Spiral () and Terminal ().Author: Roderick Gordon, Brian Williams. TUNNELLERS eBook: W. Grant Grieve, Bernard Newman: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Kindle Store Go Search Today's Deals Vouchers AmazonBasics Best /5(9). The 5th book in the Tunnels series. The Styx have MoreAuthor: Roderick Gordon.