A study of the wounds and situations the stretcher-bearers had to cope with during both World Wars. Covers the weaponry used and the wounds caused as well as the battle conditions. There are reconstructed scenes, being coloured photographs of military re-enactors in period costume. Also first hand accounts from both wars. Well illustrated throughout.
Ngaio Press, Wellington, 2009. Hardback without dust jacket as issued. 208 pages. NEW