By Simon Jones
Simon Jones’s photo background of underground conflict through the nice battle makes use of own recollections to show the chance and suspense of this unconventional type of clash. He describes how the underground squaddies of the opposing armies engaged in a ruthless struggle for supremacy, covers the tunneling equipment they hired, and exhibits the more and more deadly strategies they constructed throughout the conflict during which army mining reached its apotheosis. whereas he concentrates at the fight for supremacy by means of the British tunneling businesses at the Western entrance, his wide-ranging research additionally tells the tale of the little-known yet interesting subterranean battles fought within the French sectors. brilliant own testimony is mixed with a lucid account of the technical demanding situations – and ever-present perils – of tunneling with a view to provide an all-round perception into the intense adventure of this underground warfare
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