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Vol 21 No 12 Dec 16/Jan 17

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The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

Edited by: Daniel Clarry, Christopher Sargeant
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For The Sake of Example: Capital Courts Martial 1914-18

ISBN13: 9780586085141
ISBN: 0586085149
Published: July 1985
Publisher: Paladin Books
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback in 1983)
Price: £6.00
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The British Army executed 346 men during World War I. The offence of the overwhelming majority was desertion, with murder and cowardice coming poor seconds.

Few who share the responsibility for the executions emerge with credit from these revelations. For the Sake of Example tells a grim, at times horrifying story -- but a story which should no longer remain untold.