And the enemy returned for pride and hunger
he wanted to vent all his desires,
he saw the open plan above: he still wanted to
feed and to exult again!
This verse of the famous song La leggenda del Piave sums up one of the main aspects of the so-called battle of the Solstice. On the one hand the difficulty for the imperial-royal army to feed troops to the front - in a state of severe malnutrition - because of the lack of supplies, so that the...