The King's Pilgrimage: An Account of King George V's Visit to the War Graves in Belgium and France is a reproduction of a volume first printed in 1922. The King's Pilgrimage concerns King George V's 'secret' trip to the battlefields of northern Europe to visit the war graves of the fallen. This reproduction is a facsimile of the original edition with a new introduction written by Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes, grandson of the original author.
Publisher: Third Millennium Publishing
Number of pages: 112
Weight: 345 g
Dimensions: 240 x 163 x 15 mm
This moving tale marks the full stop to the Great War. It is a very special book. -- Field Marshal The Lord Bramall
There is no better way to commemorate the Centenary of the Armistice than this account of King George V's homage. -- The Rt Hon Lord Astor, Former Defence Minister
Poignant prose, verse and photographs serve to remind us, and younger generations, of the great sacrifice made. -- Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice Chancellor, University of Buckingham