"Canadian Corps Soldiers versus Royal Bavarian Soldiers" - Combat 25

Published: June 28th, 2017     
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Author: Stephen Bull; Illustrator: Adam Hook
Reviewed by: 
Allan Murrel, IPMS# 49715
Company: Osprey Publishing
ISBN #: 9781472819765
Price: $20.00
Product / Stock #: CBT25

This book tells the story of the Canadian Corps during 1917 when it battled against the distinguished Royal Bavarian Army. These battles started at Vimy Ridge through to Passchendaele.

The book is very nicely illustrated with great photos and many illustrations commissioned for the book. The details of the combat action, preparations, and the outcomes are very well written and help you understand the period and hardships of these battles. The book contains many extracts from personal diaries and reports from the time by commanders and foot soldier's alike. I learned a lot from this book and look forward to more from this series from Osprey.

I recommend this book to everyone with an interest in WWI. It has some wonderful pictures that are great for modeler's as well for some dioramas.

Thanks go to Osprey Publishing for providing this book to review and IPMS USA for allowing me to review it for them.

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