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World War I : the definitive visual guide, from Sarajevo to Versailles

Author: R G Grant
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the definitive visual history of the people, politics and events of World War I. World War I: The Definitive Visual Guide is a fascinating portrait of a world at war, vividly portraying the conflicts of the Great War on land, sea and in the skies. This history book will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about the First World War. You will uncover the details of the Great War's titanic battles such  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Chronology Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R G Grant
ISBN: 9781409347613 1409347613
OCLC Number: 973316454
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 360 pages : illustrations (some colour), colour maps, portraits ; 33 cm
Contents: Includes: The troubled continent, 1870-1914 --
Not over by Christmas, 1914 --
Stalemate, 1915 --
Year of battles, 1916 --
Revolution and disillusion, 1917 --
Victory and defeat, 1918 --
Aftermath, 1919-1923.
Other Titles: World War one
Responsibility: R.G. Grant.

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Presents the visual history of the people, politics and events of World War I. This book uncovers the details of the Great War's titanic battles such as Gallipoli, the Somme and Verdun that left an  Read more...

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As you'd expect from a Dorling Kindersley book, each page is beautifully laid out, with quotes and easy-to-follow fact boxes, and if ever a subject benefited from this treatment it is World War I. -- Read more...

 
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