The last battle endgame on the western front 1918 peter hart on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers by august 1918 the outcome of the great war was not in doubt the allies would win but what was unclear was how this defeat would play out would the germans hold on. In his latest work the last battle endgame on the western front1918 hart returns to the last year of the war having both a shorter and a slightly broader focus addressing the last six weeks of the hundred days through the lens of selected offensives across the western front. Good account of the last few months of the war leading to the armistice a tad anglo centric which is not unexpected but overall a solid work that seeks to balance the numerous books on the opening of the war in 1914 with the story of 1918 and how the allies won the new battle of maneuver long absent from the trench filled western front. By august 1918 the outcome of the great war was not in doubt the allies would win but what was unclear was how this defeat would play out would the germans hold on prolonging the fighting deep into 1919 with the loss of hundreds of thousands more young lives or could the war be won in 1918. The last battle endgame on the western front1918 peter hart profile books london 2018 453pp in 2008 peter hart oral historian at the imperial war museum wrote 1918 a very british victory in which he covered the fighting throughout 1918 from a largely british and commonwealth perspective in his latest work the last battle endgame on the western front1918 hart returns to the last
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