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First World War 1917 prestige stamp book, exploring aspects of the year.
Written by Imperial War Museum historian Matt Brosnan, this stamp book explores aspects of the First World War in 1917 including:
Deadlock on the Western Front D both sides contend with the monotony of trench warefare.
The wider war D Russia succumbs to pressures on the battlefield and at home.
Submarine warfare and the USA enters the war D Germany launches a campaign of unrestricted submarine warfare against allied shipping.
The war at home D German Gotha bombers carry out daylight raids on London for the first time.
The Imperial War Museum D plans are first approved in 1917.