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An authentic perspective of The First World War is recounted through newspaper articles printed at the time
Personalise the cover with any name
Incredible newspaper coverage of the First World War
A variety of handbound embossed covers to choose from
Tabloid size (31 x 38cm) filled with headlines from 1914 onwards
Add a luxury gift box for a thoughtful finishing touch
Hindsight is a wonderful thing, but can also obscure our perspectives, especially regarding second, third and fourth-hand information. With the personalised World War I newspaper book, no such problem exists. Featuring newspaper articles printed at the exact time, this book captures the mood and perception of the British nation as it lived through the Great War. Starting with the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, directly leading to the declaration of war across Europe, through the legendary battles of the Somme and Ypres, to the actions of key figures such as Tsar Nicholas II and Sir Douglas Haig, the clippings presented cover the action over land, sky and sea, giving an extensive, thorough view of the First World War as it happened.
How to Personalise the World War 1 Picture Book
This edition is available in a green leatherette cover with the option to emboss with your recipient’s name, or in luxury black leather, embossed in gold as standard. Also add a special message to feature on the book’s title page.
Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.
In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.
We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!
Sahall29 Aug 2018
I found this website through Google and ordered a personalised gift for a friend's 50th. I was absolutely delighted with it. Very professional and it came within two days of ordering. Will definitely use this website again. Many thanks.
Vinie29 Aug 2018
Packiaging was good the books arrived in good condition.It looks very nice with the leather luxury cover .
Pingu129 Aug 2018
Quite a unique present. But for the price it was not as good quality as I would have expected.
Mrs Joanna Hurst29 Aug 2018
A beautiful gift, in its lovely gift box, brilliant value for money, tastefully engraved and even better was delivered by Royal Mail, no need to wait in or sign for it
Brianna F29 Aug 2018
This book is excellent for the WWI fanatic in your family. It's very high quality and full of incredible information that many people don't think to look for.
very happy with the unicorn poo book! It was a gift for a 7 year old who has found great enjoyment with her new book. Lots of things to look out for and having her name to find on each page has made it all the more special. Very happy over-all
- Emily Roche
Mr Ian Coy29 Sep 2020
This book is very good
This book is very good and value for money.
Patti Moncrease 29 Sep 2020
The book was excellent We will enjoy it…
The book was excellent We will enjoy it for years to come
E;sie29 Sep 2020
When I first tried to place my order…
When I first tried to place my order for Swallows and Amazon personalised hardback the website would not allow me to enter my message. I telephoned and was told by a very helpful lady who I think her name was Sandra told me it was a technical problem and she would get back to me when it was resolved. I was amazed that at 9am the next morning she called me to say all was now fixed.The customer service was great and when the book was received it was really good quality. Very impressed and would recommend.
Christy Jindrick Tholl29 Sep 2020
Easy to create! Fast shipping! Quality work!
Ray29 Sep 2020
Amazing books! Purchased as Birthday gifts for 3 daughters and they love them as well as their children. One daughter left to go and she is excited already for HER OWN story. Book Quality is exceptional and the service is Fantastic and cannot say enough positive regarding all 3 experiences. Highly Recommend.
Mike 29 Sep 2020
Promises of delivery date..completely…
Promises of delivery date..completely wrong and not so helpful folk.
Product...much, much smaller and thinner than I had believed. Not sure I would repeat my experience with company.
Lisa jane29 Sep 2020
To be honest I was slightly let down... the book basically has my nieces name on the front of the book and that's it! I thought her name would have been involved in the story?! €28 is alot of money for something I could have done myself!
cjack29 Sep 2020
Nicely presented book.
The book was presented very nicely and looks very engaging. There were two pronoun errors in the text but given that it took a while to arrive, I don't have time for an exchange before the date I intend to present the book. The receiver is not at an age where he will be bothered around pronouns too much but likely to be delighted to see himself and his beloved dog in the story. It would be good if there were a range of different adventures to choose from.
In the Book Team29 Sep 2020
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G&G29 Sep 2020
The service given and the final product…
The service provided and the final product were both fantastic. Having made an inputting error (wrong year!) at the point of order, the error was picked up, queried and corrected by a member of the In The Book team, before going to print. My parents were simply delighted with the finished product; they described it as beautifully presented, a trip down memory lane and a real keep sake to share with friends and family. Thank you In The Book.
Karen McDonald29 Sep 2020
The Haynes guide for Pensioners…
The Haynes guide for Pensioners dedicated to Arthur was a huge hit! His thank you card about it read that he had started out with chuckles and giggles but it became laugh out loud funny once he had claimed it from the rest of the family!