Visiting the Somme and Ypres Battlefields Made Easy: A Helpful Guide Book for Groups and Individuals

Visiting the Somme and Ypres Battlefields Made Easy: A Helpful Guide Book for Groups and IndividualsVisiting the Somme and Ypres Battlefields Made Easy: A Helpful Guide Book for Groups and Individuals by Gareth Hughes
ISBN: 9781473821392
Published by Pen & Sword Books on September 11th 2014
Genres: Military, Travel
Pages: 160

Visiting the Great War Battlefields: Commemorating the Great War 100 Years On

Visiting the Great War Battlefields: Commemorating the Great War 100 Years OnVisiting the Great War Battlefields: Commemorating the Great War 100 Years On ISBN: 1473828422
Published by Pen & Sword Books on January 19th 2015
Genres: Travel
Pages: 120

Len's Summary: Contributions from several well-known battlefield guides such as Toni & Valmai Holt, John Cooksey, Nigel Reed and Niger Cave.

America and World War I: A Traveler’s Guide

America and World War I: A Traveler’s GuideAmerica and World War I: A Traveler's Guide by Mark D. Van Ells
ISBN: 1566569753
Published by Interlink Books on September 1st 2014
Genres: Military, Travel, United States
Pages: 320

Len's Summary: Covers major battles and battlefields of the AEF, memorials, cemeteries, training and embarkation sites, doughboy correspondence, diaries and memoirs, as well as service organizations such as the Red Cross and YMCA.

The Old Front Line: The Centenary of the Western Front,

The Old Front Line:  The Centenary of the Western Front,The Old Front Line: The Centenary of the Western Front in Pictures by Stephen Bull
ISBN: 9781612002309
Published by Casemate on July 19th 2014
Genres: History, Military, World War I, Travel
Pages: 192

Len's Summary: A profusely illustrated then-and-now look at the Western Front then and now; monuments, markers, and cemeteries of all nationalities. The author is Curator for Military History & Archeology for Lancashire Museums. // Examines the Western Front geographically, the scars left by battle and the cemeteries, war memorials and statues erected by the victors.

Paris at the End of the World: The City of Light During the Great War, 1914-1918

Paris at the End of the World: The City of Light During the Great War, 1914-1918Paris at the End of the World: The City of Light During the Great War, 1914-1918 by John Baxter
ISBN: 9780062221407
Published by Harper Perennial on April 15th 2014
Genres: History, Military, World War I, Europe, France, Travel
Pages: 416

Len's Summary: Paris and Parisians survive and even thrive during WWI as the City of Lights blazes brightly.

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide to the Western Front – North

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide to the Western Front – NorthMajor & Mrs. Holt’s Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide to the Western Front - North by Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt
ISBN: 1781593973
Published by Pen & Sword Books on August 19th 2014
Genres: Travel, World War I
Pages: 368

Len's Summary: An excellent Guidebook to the Ypres, Yser, Vimy Ridge, Arras and other Flanders battlefields with concise descriptions of the battles from 1914 to 1918 and directions for tours and routes.

Salient Points Four (Cameos of the Western Front)

Salient Points Four (Cameos of the Western Front)Salient Points Four (Cameos of the Western Front) by Tony Spagnoly
ISBN: 0850529328
Published by Pen & Sword Books on September 1st 2005
Genres: Travel, World War I
Pages: 146

Len's Summary: Another battlefield guide in the Cameos of the Western Front Series written by two experienced WWI historians and covering the Ploegsteert and Neuve Eglise sectors of the BEF line in Belgium.

Middlebrook Guide to the Somme Battlefields

Middlebrook Guide to the Somme BattlefieldsMiddlebrook Guide to the Somme Battlefields by Mary Middlebrook, Martin Middlebrook
ISBN: 1844155331
Published by Pen & Sword Books on October 1st 2007
Genres: Reference, Travel, World War I
Pages: 383

Len's Summary: A new guide by the author of the iconic First Day on the Somme.

Sergeant York of the Argonne Tour Guide

Sergeant York of the Argonne Tour GuideSergeant York of the Argonne Tour Guide by Michael Kelly
ISBN: 0955938600
Published by Ennogra Forest on 2008
Genres: Reference, Travel, World War I
Pages: 76

Len's Summary: A new, concise portable guide for battlefield travelers visiting the Argonne Forest and the now-well-marked site where the legendary Alvin York won his Medal of Honor in 1918.

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to Ypres and Passchendaele

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to Ypres and PasschendaeleMajor & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to Ypres and Passchendaele by Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt
ISBN: 9781844153770
Published by Casemate Publishers on September 15th 2006
Genres: Travel, World War I
Pages: 128

Len's Summary: Includes 1st, 2nd and 3rd (Passchendaele) and 4th Ypres (Lys).

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to the Somme Battles

Major & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to the Somme BattlesMajor & Mrs. Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to the Somme Battles by Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt
ISBN: 1844153959
Published by Pen & Sword Books on August 2nd 2006
Genres: Travel, World War I
Pages: 112

Len's Summary: Covers the 1916 battles, the Kaiser’s Offensive of March-April 1918 and the American-Canadian sectors of 1918. // Battlefield details capturing essential features and tourist information.

Walking Verdun: A Guide to the Battlefield

Walking Verdun: A Guide to the BattlefieldWalking Verdun: A Guide to the Battlefield by Christina Holstein
ISBN: 1844158675
Published by Pen & Sword Books on July 2009
Genres: Travel, World War I
Pages: 176

Len's Summary: A new guide book from one of the most knowledgeable Western Front historians and guides. // A New work by long-time battlefield guide and WFA member who also wrote an earlier Pen & Sword book on Ft. Douaumont.

Fields of War: A Visitor’s Guide to Fifty Key Battlefields in France & Belgium

Fields of War: A Visitor’s Guide to Fifty Key Battlefields in France & BelgiumFields of War: A Visitor’s Guide to Fifty Key Battlefields in France & Belgium by Robert J. Mueller
ISBN: 9780982367704
Published by French Battlefields on January 1st 2009
Genres: History, Military, World War I, World War II, Travel, Europe, France
Pages: 407

Len's Summary: A guide to 600 years of warfare in northwestern France and Flanders; from Crecy to Bastogne. Order from sales@frenchbattlefields.com or fax (224) 735-4378.

Major and Mrs. Holt’s Battlefield Guide: Western Front – South

Major and Mrs. Holt’s Battlefield Guide: Western Front – SouthMajor and Mrs. Holt’s Battlefield Guide: Western Front - South by Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt
ISBN: 1844152391
Published by Pen & Sword Books on December 1st 2005
Genres: Europe, Military, Travel, World War I
Pages: 360

Len's Summary: First and Second Marne, the Somme 1916, Cambrai, the Aisne, Verdun, the Hindenburg Line, St. Mihiel and the Meuse-Argonne among other battles and campaigns. Companion volume to an earlier guide to northern Western Front battlefields.

Battle Lines: Ypres: Nieuwpoort to Ploegsteert

Battle Lines:  Ypres: Nieuwpoort to PloegsteertBattle Lines: Ypres: Nieuwpoort to Ploegsteert by Jon Cooksey, Jerry Murland
ISBN: 9781848847934
Published by Pen & Sword Books on January 1st 2013
Genres: Military, Travel, World War I
Pages: 240

Len's Summary: First in a series of new Pen & Sword walking, cycling and motoring battlefield guides.

Flanders: A Cultural History

Flanders: A Cultural HistoryFlanders: A Cultural History by Andre de Vries
ISBN: 9780195314939
Published by Oxford University Press on June 11th 2007
Genres: History, Europe, Western, Travel, France, Historical Geography, Social Science, Customs & Traditions, General
Pages: 296

Len's Summary: A Flanders native looks at a region – the cockpit of WWI — that has been a battle ground since the Middle Ages.

Rebel Land: Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town

Rebel Land: Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish TownRebel Land: Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town by Christopher de Bellaigue
ISBN: 9780143118848
Published by Penguin Books on March 29th 2011
Genres: History, Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Turkey & Ottoman Empire, Social Science, Ethnic Studies, General, Travel, Turkey
Pages: 288

Len's Summary: A look at the Armenian massacres of 1915 and the ongoing conflict among Turks, Kurds and Armenians through the history of a single town, Varta, near Erzurum in eastern Anatolia some 700 miles from Constantinople.