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By Alexandra Churchill

In 1914, the 1st international conflict broke out, and from the very starting schoolboys throughout Britain signed up for to struggle. Later many extra have been conscripted into the military. between them have been outdated boys from Britain’s most renowned public university, Eton. millions of them flocked to front, with a lot of them stepping out of the school room, into the military and onto the battlefields prior to that they had left their teenage years at the back of. Over 1,200 of them wouldn't go back.
Historian Alexandra Churchill’s groundbreaking narrative recounts the heritage of the nice struggle from the perspective of a unprecedented band of brothers, from the banks of the Thames as they labored and performed in privilege to the ghastly realities of struggle within the fields of France, Belgium and beyond.

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