skip to content
The Great War in Africa, 1914-1918 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Great War in Africa, 1914-1918

Author: Byron Farwell
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Byron Farwell
ISBN: 0393305643 9780393305647
OCLC Number: 21815763
Notes: Norton paperback.
Description: 382 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: War in Togoland --
The Cameroons : a bad beginning --
The capture of Douala --
The C.E.F. moves inland --
All but Mora --
A campaign aborted by a revolution --
The conquest of German South-West Africa --
The victorious South Africans --
War comes to German East Africa --
The saga of the Königsberg --
The Severn and the Mersey --
Longido and Tanga --
Tanga's aftermath --
1915 : the lull before the storm --
1915 : alarums and excursions --
The true African queens --
The battles for Lake Tanganyika --
Smuts takes command --
On the road to Morogoro --
The capture of Tabora --
The true enemy --
The pursuit of Lettow-Vorbeck --
New leaders and a new phase --
War comes to Portuguese East Africa --
The end of the Schutztruppe.
Responsibility: Byron Farwell.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21815763> # The Great War in Africa, 1914-1918
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "21815763" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/eerste_wereldoorlog> ; # Eerste Wereldoorlog
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_africa> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Africa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/weltkrieg> ; # Weltkrieg
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_campaigns_africa> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Africa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914-1918
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.3/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> ; # Africa.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> ; # World War (1914-1918)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Place/afrika> ; # Afrika
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/41967936> ; # Byron Farwell
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "1989" ;
    schema:description "War in Togoland -- The Cameroons : a bad beginning -- The capture of Douala -- The C.E.F. moves inland -- All but Mora -- A campaign aborted by a revolution -- The conquest of German South-West Africa -- The victorious South Africans -- War comes to German East Africa -- The saga of the Königsberg -- The Severn and the Mersey -- Longido and Tanga -- Tanga's aftermath -- 1915 : the lull before the storm -- 1915 : alarums and excursions -- The true African queens -- The battles for Lake Tanganyika -- Smuts takes command -- On the road to Morogoro -- The capture of Tabora -- The true enemy -- The pursuit of Lettow-Vorbeck -- New leaders and a new phase -- War comes to Portuguese East Africa -- The end of the Schutztruppe."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/7964204> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The Great War in Africa, 1914-1918"@en ;
    schema:productID "21815763" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393305647> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21815763> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/eerste_wereldoorlog> # Eerste Wereldoorlog
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eerste Wereldoorlog"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/7964204#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_campaigns_africa> # World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Africa
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Africa"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> # Africa.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Africa." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41967936> # Byron Farwell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Farwell" ;
    schema:givenName "Byron" ;
    schema:name "Byron Farwell" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393305647>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0393305643" ;
    schema:isbn "9780393305647" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.