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The first world war : teach yourself

Author: David Evans
Publisher: London : Hodder Arnold, 2004.
Series: Teach yourself.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Part of "The Teach Yourself History" series, this book covers various aspects of the First World War from an international perspective. It aims to give you a better understanding of the events that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Evans
ISBN: 0340884894 9780340884898
OCLC Number: 224332259
Description: ix., 203 pages : illustrations, charts ; 20 cm.
Contents: 01 - Europe before 1914; 02 - The coming of war; 03 - The opening moves on the Western Front; 04 - Stalemate and a widening war; 05 - The men and their weapons; 06 - The Western Front - trench warfare; 07 - The Dardanelles fiasco; 08 - Issues of bravery and cowardice; 09 - The Eastern Front; 10 - The slaughters of 1916; 11 - The war at sea; 12 - Spads, Fokkers and Camels - the war in the air; 13 - 'Keep the home fires burning' - the home front; 14 - The propaganda war; 15 - Music, poetry and art of the war; 16 - 1917 - enter the United States; exit Russia; 17 - Palestine, Mesopotamia and the war against the Turks; 18 - 1917 - a year of disasters; 19 - The collapse of Germany and the end of the war; 20 - The cost - the balance sheet of war
Series Title: Teach yourself.
Other Titles: Teach yourself the first world war
Responsibility: David Evans.
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"the perfect way to get to grips with the great historical events." -- The History Channel 20040701

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