Mud Beneath My Boots – The effects of War on a Young New Zealand Soldier
A poignant memoir of the effects of World War on a young New Zealander. Fit to rank alongside the classic All Quiet on the Western Front. The direct narrative and unemotional descriptions provide an authentic, moving picture.
The Effects of War on Young Soldiers
If you want some background with which to discuss the effects of war on underage soldiers with a young person go to: www.tec.govt.nz/publications. In ‘Search’ enter ‘NZ at War, Boy Soldiers’ and you will find an article by Norman Bilbrough that draws on Mud Beneath My Boots.