A definitive account of the iconic battle, uniquely structured over 24 hours of a single shocking day which changed history. Published to coincide with the July 2016 centenary of the conflict. Describes the battle from the soldiers' viewpoint, based on eyewitness accounts.
Robert Kershaw is a former Para, having joined the Parachute Regiment in 1973, commanded 10 Para and left as a full Colonel in 2006. His active service includes tours in Northern Ireland, the first Gulf War (during which he was awarded the US Bronze Star)