• Publication date: 15/08/2013
  • Hardback ISBN: 9780715645734
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780715646953

The Last Full Measure

Michael Stephenson

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Behind every soldiers death lies a story, a tale not just of the cold mathematics of the battlefield but of an individual human being who gave his life. What psychological and cultural pressures brought him to his fate? What lies and truths convinced him to march towards his death? Covering warfare from prehistory through the present day, The Last Full Measure tells these soldiers stories, ultimately capturing the experience of war as few books ever have.