By Jack Horsfall, Nigel Cave
The 3rd in a trilogy of books, the others being Cambrai -The correct Hook and Bourlon wooden via an identical authors protecting the conflict for Cambrai in November 1917. It covers the protection opposed to the German counter strike, the protection of the Flesquieres Salient opposed to the Kaiserschlact in March 1918 and its recapture in Sept/Oct 1918 all key components in nice Allied increase to victory. This publication and consultant to the conflict for Flesquieres Ridge tells of the onslaught by way of 470 tanks and infantry battalions which smashed throughout the Hindenburg line to the good shock of the Germans who proposal it invincible. such a success used to be the preliminary attack that for the 1st time within the battle church bells rang out and the face of land conflict was once replaced perpetually. the tale illustrates the indomitable spirit of British infantry who regardless of being outnumbered and outgunned, and pissed off by way of political interference, nonetheless controlled to thwart Ludendorff's final force for the Channel Ports. They have been then capable of strength him again eastwards, breaking during the bolstered Hindenburg Line once more sooner than ultimate victory in November 1918.