English language book on Verdun

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  1. For a bit of cheerful reading 8O I am interested in finding a good English language book on Verdun.

    Can anyone recommend one?
  2. YesItsMe

    YesItsMe LE Good Egg (charities)

    verdun 1916 - they shall not pass

    verdun is a word for senseless slaughter here - and the book just captures you in history
  3. Try:

    Horne, A. (1964): The Price of Glory: Verdun 1916, London, Penguin Books.

    It is very well written.