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Great Undertakings: An Impression of British War Effort At Home and on the Western Front.

By: Penny, Arthur.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Quebec., Chronicle Print: 1918

Seller ID: 10318

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; x - [2] - 182 pp. Green cloth with black lettering on front. From July to August of 1918, a delegation of 24 Canadian newspapermen, (almost all being editors) were brought overseas by the Canadian Director of Public Information, an M. E. Nichols, to gain first hand knowledge of the war effort. This book is the one of the results. Arthur Penny (one of the delegation) was the editor of the Quebec Chronicle at the time and was responsible for thie production of this volume. The front free end paper has been removed and the front hinge is a tad wek as a result, the extremiti... View more info