Pyramids and Poppies

The 1st South African Infantry Brigade in Libya, France and Flanders 1915-1919

Peter Digby

This re-issue of "Pyramids and Poppies" coincides with the hundredth anniversary of the formation of the First SA Brigade, in August 1915. The book tells the very personal story of the Brigade on the Western Front during the Great War 1914-1918: "The war to end all wars”.
Publication date:
June 2016
Publisher :
Helion and Company
Illustration :
profusely illustrated with b/w photos, maps
No associated books available.



A detailed history, packed with photographs and maps…brilliantly recounted by the author.
Bulletin MHS

A wealth of maps, photographs, sketches, poems and songs compliment what is a gold mine of information for the Battlefield Guide. Thoroughly recommended.