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The Resource If you're reading this-- : last letters from the front line, [compiled by] Sian Price ; foreword by Saul Kelly

If you're reading this-- : last letters from the front line, [compiled by] Sian Price ; foreword by Saul Kelly

Label
If you're reading this-- : last letters from the front line
Title
If you're reading this--
Title remainder
last letters from the front line
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Sian Price ; foreword by Saul Kelly
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout history, soldiers have known that they run the daily risk of being killed in action for their country. Hence, for more than three centuries, soldiers have been writing farewell letters to be read in the event of their death. This book brings together a collection of these letters through history.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
355.00922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
U51
Literary form
non fiction
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Price, Sian
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  • Last letters before death
  • Soldiers' writings
  • Military history
  • Warfare and Defence
  • Diaries, letters & journals
  • Military history
  • War & defence operations
  • Biography & non-fiction prose
Summary expansion
Throughout history, soldiers have known that they run the daily risk of being killed in action for their country. When you are stationed on the front line, it is an ever-present danger. Hence, for more than three centuries, soldiers have been writing farewell letters to be read in the event of their death u a last link with that person, and a voice from beyond the grave. If Youre Reading This brings together a collection of these letters through history
Label
If you're reading this-- : last letters from the front line, [compiled by] Sian Price ; foreword by Saul Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
BDZ0012995501
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781848326101
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
If you're reading this-- : last letters from the front line, [compiled by] Sian Price ; foreword by Saul Kelly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
BDZ0012995501
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781848326101
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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