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Personal perspectives. World War I

Author: Timothy C Dowling
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of first-hand accounts, this book brings to life the ""War to End All Wars."" It offers a view of the Great War through the experiences of its participants - people of all ranks and races. Of interest to both students and nonexperts, this work tells the stories of soldiers who suffered in the trenches.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Récits personnels
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Personal perspectives. World War I.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2006
(DLC) 2005028703
(OCoLC)61761656
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy C Dowling
ISBN: 1851095705 9781851095704 1851095659 9781851095650 9781851095704 1851095705
OCLC Number: 62866836
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 355 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The African-American experience in World War I --
"Over the dirty waters" : the experience of British Indians in World War I --
The war on the periphery : the experience of soldiers fighting in European colonies, 1914-1918 --
"In a stupid cap and grey jacket" : soldiers' experiences of World War I in the neutral Netherlands --
"Good luck ... dig in!" : the experience of trench warfare during World War I --
Victims of a greenish cloud : the experience of a gas attack during World War I --
"Like getting into the witch's oven" : the experience of tank combat in World War I --
Life in a tin can : the experience of submarine personnel during World War I --
"It's only the ones that might live who count" : Allied medical personnel during World War I --
"Service for soldiers" : the experience of American social welfare agencies in World War I --
Prisoners of war in the World War I : British and allied civilian internees at Ruhleben Camp, Germany --
Mothers, wives, workers, and more : the experience of American women on the home front during World War I --
Struggling not to fight : the experience of radicals and pacifists during World War I.
Other Titles: World War I
World War 1
World War One
Responsibility: Timothy C. Dowling, editor.
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