Fall 2018. The Great War.

Robert Graves; From Great War Poet to Goodbye to All That (1895-1929) by Jean Moorcroft Wilson. Bloomsbury Press. .Left for dead on the battlefield at Somme, Graves’ poetry was shaped by his war experiences, but also his shifting attitude toward it.

The Splintered Empires; The Eastern Front, 1917 to 1921 by Prit Buttar. Osprey Press. The Kerensky offensive collapsed making it plain to all that Russia must exit the war.

Peace at Last; A Portrait of Armistice Day, 11 November 1918 by Guy Cuthbertson. Yale University Press. A vivid and intimate account of Armistice Day in the fall of 1918. This year is the centenary of that agreement.

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