ISBN-10: 0750964154

ISBN-13: 9780750964159

global warfare I claimed greater than 995,000 British lives, and its legacy is still remembered this present day. Cheltenham within the nice struggle bargains an intimate portrayal of town and its humans dwelling within the shadow of the "war to finish all wars." A fantastically illustrated and hugely available quantity, it appears at what the folk of Cheltenham did for his or her struggle: the manufacturing unit the place 1,000 Cheltenham ladies took a teach to paintings; the colleges on double shifts, and the way town raised £100,000 in a single week in 1918. It bargains an perception into the lives of alternative social sessions in Cheltenham and the way their warfare used to be fought at the domestic entrance, concluding with how the city and its humans coped with the transition to lifestyles in peacetime once again. the area struggle I tale of Cheltenham is instructed via a lot new examine and is vividly illustrated via evocative photographs archives.

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