EBOOK / PDF (The First World War in Focus)

Other photos show us the war fought as far afield as Samoa and China balancing very different images from the Home which themselves were censored their day as a risk to morale   Together these images bring the experience of World I closer to us than ever reminding us that what unfolds in history as a sweeping narrative was experienced as a in history as a sweeping narrative was experienced as a of striking moments in individual live. As we near the end "Of Extensive Centennial Commemorations "extensive centennial commemorations World War I it nonetheless #Retains The Power To Surprise Even Shock #the power to surprise even shock That’s perhaps nowhere true than in the photographs of the war that have come down to us countless of them perhaps nowhere true than in the photographs of the war that have come down to us countless of them over the decades by Imperial War Museums The First World War in Focus presents one hundred photographs from that unparalleled collection many of them publis. Hed here for the first time revealing World War I with astonishing breadth and clarity   Mostly taken by military personnel using private cameras the photographs presented here tell the story of the conflict on All Fronts Through Aspects fronts through aspects often evaded the lenses of official "photographers We see well known events such as the unofficial 1914 Christmas truce and the Battle "We see well known events such as the unofficial 1914 Christmas truce and the Battle the Somme from new angles. The First World War in Focus

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