Publisher: Breakwater Books Ltd. (October 23, 2015)
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at the morning of July 1, 1916, at Beaumont-Hamel, the boys of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment climbed out in their trenches and complicated into no man’s land. Eric Mackenzie Robertson went excessive on that fateful day—and survived. nearly unbelievably, simply 4 years later, Robertson might turn into the 1st born and bred Newfoundlander to compete within the Olympics. along with her enticing journalistic sort, Joan Sullivan—author of the award-winning within the Field—returns to inform the tale of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, a misplaced Olympiad, and one man’s notable trip in the course of the battlefield and into heritage.