Significance

A reflection of the zeitgeist of the time

Physical description

Hard cover, in 13 Volumes. A British account of the history of the Great War. Style is patriotic "Boys' Own Paper". It describes heroic British soldiers and swinish Hun. Quotes: " The unquenchable cheerfulness of the British soldier that has made him the finest of all the world's fighting men", and, " Louvain - wanton destruction by the German vandals"

Inscriptions & markings

It lacks detail of publisher, date of printing etc