What happened at the Somme?




6m 4s
The Battle of the Somme was truly dreadful, lasting 141 days and leaving over 1 million casualties. This podcast examines the causes of the battle of the Somme, what technological developments came about from it, and, for all its awfulness, asks the question whether or not the battle was a success for the allies.


Dr William Butler

Mr James Sladden

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