Costs of War

Here’s a snippet from my current reading, The Long Shadow by David Reynolds:
The total cost of the war cemeteries in Belgium and northen France (almost a thousand of them) was £8.15 million.
This was roughly double the cost of a single day’s shelling in the latter stages of the War.


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