World War One Book Launch

World War One Book Launch

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Two new books published by Shetland Library.
Thursday, 16 April, 2015 - 20:30
Shetland Museum and Archives

Shetland Library is publishing two books about World War One. "Blockade 1914-1918 -- How Shetland Won the War," is about the Tenth Cruiser Squadron operating out of Shetland in the blockade of Germany, and written by Dr Ian Tait. "Safely Wounded" is a collection of letters by Shetland servicemen, and one nurse, written during World War One. It has been compiled by staff and volunteers at the Shetland Archives. The launch is at 7.30 pm. at the Shetland Museum and Archives, Hay's Dock, Lerwick.

 

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