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^FREE PDF ☠ Brushes and Bayonets: Cartoons, sketches and paintings of World War I ✘ Chosen as a must read recommendation on Sgt Santa s Reading List in Armchair General, January It is often said that a picture is worth a thousand words, but, during World War I, newspaper illustrations were worth even , not only conveying the news to anxious families at home and soldiers in battle, but also entertaining and lifting the spirits of a nation at warFeaturing work by some of the most well known illustrators of the period fromW Heath Robinson to Bruce Bairnsfather, this thematic collection ofWorldWar I magazine illustrations is published in association with The Illustrated London News the British Harper sThe illustrations included range from light hearted strip cartoons and line drawings, to poignant sketches and dark and hard hitting political satire The images not only depict events as they happened, but reveal all the moods of a nation at war Many are published here for the first time inyears, creating a unique, bittersweet portrayal of the Great War and a fascinating and very human, historical and artistic reference source