Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the Great War by Gordon Corrigan
English | December 20th, 2012 | ASIN: B00A7ZJRYI, ISBN: 0304366595, 0304359556 | 464 pages | MOBI | 2.72 MB
The popular view of the First World War remains that of BLACKADDER: incompetent generals sending brave soldiers to their deaths. Alan Clark quoted a German general's remark that the British soldiers were 'lions led by donkeys'. But he made it up.