This is a demo store. Any orders placed through this store will not be honored or fulfilled.

Gallipoli

Look Inside

Gallipoli

Author Julian Thompson

Regular Price: £30.00

Special Price £24.00

Availability: In stock

Hardback
64 pages
251 x 289mm
Published Mar 2015
ISBN 9780233004358
Series: Experience
Book Summary

From 25th April 1915 to 9th January 1916, troops from Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Turkey engaged in a bitter struggle for the Gallipoli peninsula. The Allied forces wanted to forge a passage through the Dardanelles in order to create a sea route to Russia and capture the Ottoman capital of Constantinople. Despite having more troops and being better supplied, the Allies suffered devastating losses in the face of the brave and resourceful Turks. Gallipoli tells the story of this campaign in a unique and comprehensive manner, through three authors who expertly describe their country's role and the impact the conflict had. For the ANZACs Gallipoli was the birthplace of the ANZAC spirit, for the British it was almost the downfall of Winston Churchill and for the Turks it was a defining moment in their history, becoming the basis of the Turkish War of Independence.

Also in this series
You might also like
Radiohead: The Stories Behind Every Song

Regular Price: £12.99

Special Price £10.39

Mensa Intelligence Tests

Regular Price: £12.99

Special Price £10.39

How to Poo at Work: Activity Pack

Regular Price: £9.99

Special Price £7.99

Cyrille Regis Autobiography

Regular Price: £18.99

Special Price £15.19

Are You Watching the Match Tonight?

Regular Price: £18.99

Special Price £15.19

Tudor Treasury

Regular Price: £9.99

Special Price £7.99

Mars: Making Contact

Regular Price: £25.00

Special Price £20.00