Claiming millions of lives the First World War changed not only the face of Europe and the whole world but also transformed the future for generations to come. The Great War Prestige Stamp Book YB078, forms part of the fifth and final issue marking the centenary of its outbreak. Covering six key themes: poppies, poetry, war art, memorials and artefacts that combine to form a beautiful and poignant collection this issue serves as a fitting way to commemorate this tragic conflict.
This beautifully designed Great War Prestige Stamp Book contains all the stamps in the 1918 issue alongside a unique pane of definitive postage stamps that cannot be found anywhere else. It explores further aspects of the First World War during 1918 in particular: The German Spring Offensives, The Allied Counter-Offensives, the collapse of the German Army and finally Armistice Day. These topics are complemented by four panes of stamps including War Poem stamps from the 2006 ldquo;Lest We Forget” miniature sheet issue.
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