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Researching World War I : a handbook

Author: Robin Higham; Dennis E Showalter
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
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"This book discusses the literature on all aspects of the war. Dennis Showalter's opening chapter covers the controversial issue of the war's origins - a complex subject that has been much debated by historians. Ensuing chapters consider the literature on each of the participating countries. The broader subjects of the war at sea and the war in the air are also covered. Daniel Beaver's final chapter discusses the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Reference works
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Researching World War I.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003
(OCoLC)607711177
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Higham; Dennis E Showalter
ISBN: 031328850X 9780313288500
OCLC Number: 51922814
Description: xix, 472 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction / Robin Higham --
Origins / Dennis Showalter --
Germany / Daniel Moran --
France / Gary Cox --
Great Britain / Ian F.W. Beckett --
Italy / Brian R. Sullivan --
Austria-Hungary / John R. Schindler --
Russia / David R. Jones --
Middle East / David L. Bullock --
Balkans : Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, and Greece / Glenn E. Torrey --
Canada / Bill Rawling --
United States / David J. Fitzpatrick --
Australia and New Zealand / Jeffrey Grey, Peter Dennis, and Ian McGibbon --
Africa / Michelle Moyd --
Japan / Thomas W. Burkman --
War at sea / Eugene L. Rasor --
War in the air / John H. Morrow --
Industrial mobilization and millitary technology / Daniel R. Beaver.
Other Titles: Researching World War One
Researching World War 1
Responsibility: edited by Robin Higham with Dennis E. Showalter.
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"This book discusses the literature on all aspects of the war. Dennis Showalter's opening chapter covers the controversial issue of the war's origins - a complex subject that has been much debated by historians. Ensuing chapters consider the literature on each of the participating countries. The broader subjects of the war at sea and the war in the air are also covered. Daniel Beaver's final chapter discusses the mobilization of industry and the new military technology. This book is an excellent starting point for anyone seeking guidance to the immense, and often daunting, body of World War I literature."--Jacket.

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