The Christmas Match – Football in No Man's Land 1914

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Author(s): Per Thermaenius

SKU: 9781910500019 Barcode: 9781910500019

The fascinating tale of the impromptu football match played between British and German troops on Christmas Day 1914 in No Man's Land between the French villages of Houplines and Frelinghien. To tell the story, the author has used military achives to track the lives of two of those who played, one Scottish, one German. Published in 2014.

Size: 138mm x 192mm – 223 pages.