English blood running in their veins. Such superb martial spectacles are rare in modern war. Ordinarily it should always be possible to bring up reserves under some sort of cover from shrapnel fire. Here, for a mile and a half, there was nothing to conceal...
In the Side Shows - Page 25
by William Wedgwood Benn Stansgate (Viscount) - 1919 - 310 pages
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