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Holts" Battlefield Guides

Tonie Holt

Holts" Battlefield Guides

by Tonie Holt

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Published by Secker & Warburg .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHolt"s battlefield guide
The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7509203M
ISBN 100436200740
ISBN 109780436200748
OCLC/WorldCa11842132

Buy Major and Mrs. Holt's Concise Guide to the Western Front - South: The First Battle of the Marne, the Aisne , Verdun, the Somme (Major & Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guides) Con Ill by Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19).   Buy Major & Mrs Holt's Definitive Battlefield Guide Somme (Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guides) 7th Revised edition by Major & Mrs Holt (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(27).

  militaria book haul from the naval and military press ltd - duration: book review,major and mrs holts battlefield guide,normandy landing beaches,with map - duration: c j .   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Major & Mrs Holts Definitive Battlefield Guide Somme: th Anniversary: 7th Revised, Expanded GPS Edition by Tonie Holt at Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Brand: Pen and Sword.

The Holts latest book, Operation Market Garden, is undoubtedly the most challenging and almost certainly the best of their five battlefield guides. It is a remarkable distillation of the memories of hundreds of veterans to whom they have spoken over more than 20 years. Here at Holts Tours, we pride ourselves on being the specialist in educational battlefield tours. With almost 40 years’ experience in operating battlefield and history tours, and more than 25 years providing exceptional school travel, we seek to bring history to life, understand the past, and ensure a memorable and rewarding battlefield tour for your students.


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Holts" Battlefield Guides by Tonie Holt Download PDF EPUB FB2

Detailed modern guide books to the battlefields of the First and Second World Wars, WW1 & WW2 - the Western Holts Battlefield Guides book, Gallipoli,D-Day Beaches and Arnhem with itineraries, pictures, maps, Holts Battlefield Guides book, tourist information etc with free battlefield maps offer.

This guide book covers the present-day battlefield, and the actions that took place on and immediately behind the D-Day beaches, and Major and Mrs Holt's Pocket Guide to Normandy has been put together to take you around the area.4/4(5). Major and Mrs Holt - Tonie and Valmai Holt - are credited with creating the modern battlefield tour in the s when they were the only people conducting such tours.

This book not only draws on the many personal accounts that they heard during their years of touring but also from the military training of Tonie (the 'Major') and Valmai the arts graduate/5(20).

Major and Mrs Holt founded the first organisation to offer battlefield tours to the general public in the late s. Since the s they have been writing their series of guide books, incorporating all that they have learned from their experiences conducting thousands of people around battlefields/5(6).

The book is based upon over 30 years of traveling and writing about battlefields by two people - Major and Mrs Holt - who are credited with having started the modern era of battlefield tours - and were awarded the Somme Centenary Medal for their work in 'opening the doors to the battlefields' with their books.

This Guide Book is MORE than a guide book - Sir Martin Gilbert said, ' the Holts have /5(25). MAJOR AND MRS HOLT'S BATTLEFIELD GUIDE BOOKS AND MAPS Tonie and Valmai Holt have been writing since they were at school.

Tonie Holt joined the British Army, graduated from the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst and the Staff Colleges at Camberley and Shrivenham. He took a.

MAJOR & MRS HOLT'S CONCISE ILLUSTRATED BATTLEFIELD GUIDE TO THE WESTERN FRONT - SOUTH £ This book is one of the best selling Major and Mrs Holts Battlefield Guide Books the doors to the battlefields.

They 'have been copied many times but never equalled' - Chairman of the International Guild of Battlefield Guides. This series, Major and Mrs Holts Battlefield Guide toincorporates detailed travel directions, military history and fascinating anecdotes collected over a quarter of a century.

The books are designed as companions for travellers whether sitting at home or physically visiting the battlefields and are written from a male and female point of view, thus they are not all explosions and gun calibres but. This is the only map of its kind devised and created by Major and Mrs Holt and is used by many guides.

It shows the locations of memorials and war cemeteries over THE WHOLE OPERATION MARKET-GARDEN AREA. It shows the progress of the battle from Leopoldsburg to Eindhoven, Nijmegen, Arnhem and Oosterbeek overlaid on modern roads.

The Holts share the writing of their books equally and conduct all their own research, spending many weeks on the ground as they prepare each new book or update previously published titles/5(40).

Following in their best-selling series of Battlefield Guides this is a companion volume to the Holts’ Western Front – South Guide. Between the two, they cover the main WW1 Western Front battlefields.

This book covers 15 of the most significant battles of the northern area from Nieuwport to /5(20). Major and Mrs Holt founded the first organisation to offer battlefield tours to the general public in the late s.

Since the s they have been writing their series of guide books, incorporating all that they have learned from their experiences conducting thousands of /5(5). - A board dedicated to the renowned Holts' battlefield history guidebooks from the pioneers of battlefield tourism.

See more ideas about Battlefield, Holt, Guide book pins. Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guide to the Somme is, without doubt, one of the bestselling guide books to the battlefields of the Somme.

This latest up-dated edition, includes four recommended, timed itineraries representing one day's travelling. Every stop on route has an accompanying description and often a tale of heroic or tragic action/5(86).

"There are many books on this subject but those produced by Tonie and Valmai Holt are leaders in terms of quality and depth of information.

Major and Mrs Holt's Concise Illustrated Guide - The Western Front North is just one superb example.". In the s they sold the company to concentrate upon writing guide books to the most visited battlefields of the First and Second World Wars - Normandy, Ypres and Passchendaele, the Somme, Arnhem and Gallipoli/5(11).

This battlefield guide book contains all the necessary information that one might need to explore the Normandy beaches and surrounding area. Numerous maps and color photographs are included, as is historical background on each major location/5(76).

Pen and Sword Books: Holts' Battlefield Guidebooks In the s Tonie and Valmai founded Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Tours. This book is one of the best selling Major and Mrs Holts Battlefield Guide Books the doors to the battlefields.

They 'have been copied many times but never equalled' - Chairman of the International Guild of Battlefield Guides. Covers all WW1 battlefields south of and including the Somme - more details below. Major and Mrs Holt founded the first organisation to offer battlefield tours to the general public in the late s.

Since the s they have been writing their series of guide books, incorporating all that they have learned from their experiences conducting thousands of people around battlefields. Holts' Battlefield Guides. Major and Mrs Holt founded the first organisation to offer battlefield tours to the general public in the late s.

Since the s they have been writing their series of guide books, incorporating all that they have learned from their experiences conducting thousands of .Major and Mrs Holts detailed modern guide books to the battlefields of the First and Second World Wars, WW1 and; WW2 - the Western Front, Ypres, Somme, Gallipoli, D-Day Beaches and Arnhem with itineraries, pictures, maps, indexes, tourist information etc with free battlefield maps offer.Buy Major and 's Battlefield Guide Operation Market Garden Pap/Map by Holt, Tonie, Holt, Valmai (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(13).