The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 161, September (Sept.) 18, 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

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Front cover illustration of Quinn's Post, Anzac. This issue devoted to "New Zealand and the War". Topics: Military training before the war; origin of the expeditionary force; the training system explained; campes and permanent bases; the importance of dentists; Canvas Camp; the man-power problem; the Maoris; the Military Service Act of 1916; The Capture of Samoa; Departure of the Expeditionary Force; Arrival in Egypt; Zeithoun Camp; Fighting on the Canal; Gallipoli; The Work of the New Zealanders; The Evacuation; Return to Egypt; The New Zealanders in France; Battle of the Somme; Messines; The Battleship New Zealand; New Zealand charity; Discharged Soldiers. Abundantly illustrated with excellent black and white photos. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. Please note: this issue should be read in conjunction with Part 4 - The Armies of the Dominions; Part 5 - The Rally of the Empire; Part 20 - The Response of the Dominions; Part 69 - The Spirit of Anzac.