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First World War for dummies

Author: Sean Lang
Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2014. ©2014
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an authoritative, accessible, and engaging introduction to the War to End All Wars. It takes a global perspective of this global conflict, proving insight into the actions and motivations of the participants and how each nation's story fits into the wider one.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Lang
ISBN: 9781118679999 1118679997
OCLC Number: 869793219
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 396 pages, 9 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Origins of war --
Europe at War, 1914-1916 --
A world at war --
Home fronts --
Armistice and aftermath, 1917-1918 and beyond --
The part of tens.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by Dr. Séan Lang.

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From the Somme to Gallipoli to the home front, First World War For Dummies provides an authoritative, accessible, and engaging introduction to the War to End All Wars.  Read more...

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this beautifully constructed and richly detailed book goes into the complicated reasons behind the start of the war and tracks its progress in an easy-to-follow manner (On: Yorkshire Magazine, Read more...

 
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