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By John Taylor

ISBN-10: 1473848342

ISBN-13: 9781473848344

Deborah is a British First global conflict tank that rose from the grave after enjoying some of the most momentous battles in background. In November 1917 she performed a number one function within the first winning massed tank assault at Cambrai. 80 years later, in a outstanding feat of archaeology, the tank’s buried is still have been rediscovered and excavated, and at the moment are preserved as a memorial to the conflict and to the lads who fought in it. John Taylor’s e-book tells the story of the tank and her staff and tracks down their descendants to discover a human tale each piece as compelling because the army one.

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