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Saving Lives is an absorbing account of how the creator of Sherlock Holmes used his fame to campaign against the horrific casualties on the Western Front

Inspired  by a collection of letters received by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle during the First World War, Philip Abbott sets out to explore the campaign to provide body armour to British soldiers serving in the trenches.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s son Kingsley served with the Hampshire Regiment and was injured during the Battle of the Somme.

 

 

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