Books: Tales From A Bloody School

A BRASS HAT IN NO MAN'S LAND— Brig.-Gen. F. P. Crozier—Cape & Smith ($2.50).

As I SAW IT—Alden Brooks—Knopf ($3.50).

Perhaps every man who saw action in the War saw it a little differently. Certainly those who went, saw, and have lived to tell their tales, all have a slightly different tale to tell. But the more tales, the more details, the completer the picture.

No typical brass hat (staff officer) was Brig.-General Frank Percy Crozier, 119th Infantry Brigade, British Expeditionary Force. Professional soldier descended from a long line...

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