- Somme mud: An Australian teenager in the First World War [young readers edition]
Somme mud: An Australian teenager in the First World War [young readers edition]
An abridged young readers edition of the wartime memoirs of a young Australian infantryman serving in France, 1916–1919.
On his return, Private Lynch filled twenty school exercise books, describing his experiences. Somme mud vividly captures the horror and magnitude of the First World War through the eyes of an ordinary soldier.
Note: This is a Print On Demand publication (please expect a short delay in delivery).
Suitable for: Older children (13+ years).
Details: Children's book (non-fiction), published 2010 (young readers edition).
Format: Soft cover, illustrations (photographs), 352 pages.
Dimensions: 20.1 cm (h) x 13.5 cm (w) x 2.7 cm (d) / 326 grams.