When the Guns Fall Silent.

Riordan, James.

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Jack thinks back to 1914 and he's a young kid in the trenches with all the misery of war around him. Then he remembers the incredible moment when the guns fall silent for a short time and fighting gave way to football on the frozen ground of no man's land. Based on true facts from the First World War.

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Description

Jack, standing among the war graves, sees a face he recognizes. Suddenly, it's 1914 again and he's a young lad back in the trenches. Visions of killing and misery come to him with horrible clarity. But then Jack remembers too the incredible moment when the guns fell silent for a short time, and fighting gave way to football on the frozen ground of No-Man's-Land. This amazing story, based on true facts from the First World War, will transport readers back to the war fields of France and show that even in times of conflict and extreme sadness, there is always hope.

Book Details

Author Riordan, James.
Format PB
Publish Date 00/01/1900
Catalogue Mar17
Catalogue book number 36