SNIPING IN THE GREAT WAR

PEGLAR (M.)

G027

£14.99

212pp., 60 illus., P.B. 2017. Follows the development of sniping from the early battles of 1914, through the trench fighting and the attritional offensives of the middle years, to the renewed open warfare of 1918. He also looks at how snipers operated in other theatres, at Gallipoli and Salonika and on the Eastern Front. Sniper training, fieldcraft and counter-sniping measures are described in detail.