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Mr. Poilu

Mr. Poilu

notes and sketches with the fighting French

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial works,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, British,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- France

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert Ward.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 78674
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (98 fr.)
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18684194M
    ISBN 100665786743

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Poilu is a sportsman. At Gérardmer, where we were billeted, we organised football matches between our English Ambulance Convoy, No. 3, and the French soldiers. The French teams were composed of men who were able to obtain leave, and they included officers and men.

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Poilu: Notes and Sketches With the Fighting French (Classic Reprint)Author: Herbert. Ward. Poilu. Herbert Ward. Published by Franklin Classics () ISBN X ISBN New. Type: Book pp., khaki cloth spine and khaki paper covered boards, spine & front board with black titling on cream Mr.

Poilu book. Illustrated with 8 full colour sketches on tipped-in semi-gloss paper plates, and 37 b/w or sepia-toned. In our No. 3 Section, during the time I served with it, we carried upwards of twenty-eight thousand wounded men, and Mr. Poilu book of these men, without exception, behaved with amazing courage.

It would be difficult, I think, to pay any higher tribute to the fortitude of Mr. Poilu. * * * Fig. A 'Fantassin' (Infantry). Genre/Form: Personal narratives Pictorial works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ward, Herbert, Mr.

Poilu. London, New York [etc.] Hodder and. Description. The book and its impact. Mr Poilu was published in Decemberand the text is informed by loss and sorrow. The author skilfully depicts the French army as a soldier-family.

Through anecdotes and encounters, he tells of his engagement with members of this family, each made unique through piercing little phrases and descriptions.

Illustrated with 45 pictures and vignettes many in colour. Herbert Ward was a patriotic and passionate Englishman at an unfortunate juncture in his life during the First World War, he was over 40 and would not be allowed to enlist in the British Army for service in.

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Internet Archive BookReader Mr. Poilu; notes and sketches with the fighting French. Book Review: 'Poilu' by Louis Barthas and 'Verdun' by Paul Jankowski Verdun was the last gasp of French military glory—a terrible, futile battle that made a nation weary of s: 3.

Download PDF Poilu book full free. Poilu available for download and read online in other formats. His notebooks and letters represent the quintessential memoir of a “poilu,” or “hairy one,” as the untidy, unshaven French infantryman of the fighting trenches was familiarly known.

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Poilu Notes and Sketches with the Fighting French, Herbert Ward, Hodder & Stoughton, London (references to Walter Buckmaster)Born: 16 OctoberKingston, Surrey, England.