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World War I

Author: Neil M Heyman
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997.
Series: Greenwood Press guides to historic events of the twentieth century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Designed for secondary school and college student research, this book is a readable analysis and ready-reference guide to the war. An introductory essay presents a lucid overview of the main features of the conflict. Five essays analyze crucial aspects of the war, from the battlefield to the homefront, and a concluding essay assesses the consequences of the war from a contemporary perspective. Ready-reference  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil M Heyman
ISBN: 0313298807 9780313298806
OCLC Number: 36292837
Description: xxiii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chronology of events --
World War I explained: Overview of the war --
Anatomy of catastrophe, Somme and Chemin des Dames --
Anatomy of success, the war against the submarine --
The United States in World War I --
The home front --
War and the collapse of the old order: Russia and Austria-Hungary --
Consequences of the war, a contemporary perspective --
Biographies: the personalities behind the war --
Primary documents of the war --
Glossary of selected terms --
Annotated bibliography.
Series Title: Greenwood Press guides to historic events of the twentieth century.
Other Titles: World War One
World War 1
Responsibility: Neil M. Heyman.
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and an extensively annotated bibliography of recommended further reading and major documentary and feature films made about the war.The essays are designed to be readable and informative, capturing  Read more...

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?[T]his is a handy single-volume source....This book would be an excellent start for any library to bolster its underrepresented collection of reference materials on World War I.?-ARBA ?A new and Read more...

 
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