Nostalgic photographs add to the book's flavour, lighting up a time when generations predating the modern, pervasie 'me' culture lived and worked for each other.
For their devotion to King and Country and for Mr Arthur's work we should all be grateful
one you will want to add to your collection
They are a remarkable band of men and the book tacitly salutes their courage, endurance and the phlegmatic manner in which many of them dismiss the war as merely a passing phase in their lives
A deeply moving meditation on memory, courage, comradeship and the powerlessness of the common man caught up in political machinery