In the Line of Fire: A Soldier's Diary WWI 1914-1918
Almost a hundred years have passed since the end of World War I, also known as "The Great War" – the largest and most devastating war the world had known up to that date. It has shifted and shaped human history until today. Millions were killed and hundreds of millions were wounded, orphaned and uprooted, while others were left to live amongst the r...more
Note that the writing isnt in the original language in which the diaries were written, but th ...more
In The Line of Fire is the English translation of an original, handwritten German diary written during World War I, The Great War, by Teofil Tobias Reiss.
Teofil Reiss was an Austro-Hungarian soldier during the war. His diary tells of life in the trenches, admist the dying and the wounded. It’s direct, straightforward, an unique, raw, brutal perspective on the most devastating war that ever wrecked the earth.
The book is very ...more
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A very awesome book cover, great font & writing style. A very well written WWI memoir (diary) book. It was very easy for me to read/follow from start/finish & never a dull moment. T ...more
Reiss writes about some of the high ranking military officers who would be corrupt a ...more