9 edition of Great Battles of World War I found in the catalog.
December 12, 1988
Written in English
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Even to those not keen on the subject matter of battles and warfare, this course gives an interesting view of the evolution of war techniques in the ancient world within the historical context of the time and creates the curiosity of the reader or listener to learn further. World War I pitted Germany, Austria-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire against Great Britain, the United States, France, Russia, Italy and Japan. New military technology resulted in unprecedented carnage.
Now I'm looking forward to reading Great Battles for Boys: WW2 in Europe by the same author, which I ordered both in book format as well as the Kindle format. The author lists websites and YouTube sites at the ends of many of the stories/5(). 4. Battle of Verdun The Battle of Verdun (21 February - 18 December ) was the longest battle of the First World was also one of the costliest. It began in February with a German attack on the fortified French town of Verdun, where bitter fighting would continue for most of the year. The ten-hour opening bombardment saw an unprecedented concentration of firepower and although.
I had been looking for a book about WWI as the same as others I have like Great Battles of WW2, Great battles of the Civil War, and so on. Thanks to this seller I completed and found the book I needed. It came in very acceptable conditions and now I am having a blast reading about WWI.5/5(3). Decisive Victory - the Battle of the Sambre, 4 November , Derek at the BEF’s last major battle of the First World War, in which the Germans were forced out of their last prepared defensive line in a single day, marking the start of the final collapse of German resistance and the start of the rush to the Armistice.
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Readers of the world wars tend to study the second in great detail and have only a mild interest in the first (if at all). WW II has quickly fought major battles, whereas the first seems to be one long stalemate.
That was my former opinion, too. But to understand the causes of the second you need a better understanding of the first/5(3). The choice of battles is excellent, and the sea and air phases also are covered.
It is better balanced that its companion volume, John Macdonald's Great Battles of World War II (Macmillan, ), and is likewise an appealing survey work for public libraries. - Raymond L. Puffer, U.S Air Force History Prog 5/5(3). The great battles of World War I Hardcover – January 1, by Jack Wren (Author)5/5(1).
Great Battles of World War I book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Dramatic firsthand accounts of air combat by the fabled pione /5. The Great Battles of World War I book.
Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(2). Great Battles of World War I: In the Air by PLATT, Frank C., (compiler) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Great War and Modern Memory was a massive achievement and was named as one of the 20th century’s best nonfiction books.
In this book, Fussell examines some of the greatest World War I literature written by Siegfried Sassoon, Robert Graves, Edmund Blunden, David Jones, Isaac Rosenberg, and Wilfred Owen, and supplies context, both Author: Romeo Rosales. The Great War. War of Attrition: Fighting the First World War by William Philpott (Overlook, ).
Reexamines the causes and lingering effects of the war, drawing on experiences of front-line soldiers, munitions workers, politicians and diplomats, and shows how U.S. support early in the war led to the country’s emergence on the world stage. World War I: British army British soldiers of the North Lancashire Regiment passing through liberated Cambrai, France, October 9, Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.
The second Battle of Cambrai was one of the “hundred days” battles and was one of the most impressive performances by Canadian troops during the war. As with all the "Great Battles" books, "Great Battles of World War I" offers a new and uniquely accurate picture of 21 key campaigns of the First World War.4/5.
As with all the Great Battles books, Great Battles of World War I offers a new and uniquely accurate picture of 21 key campaigns of the First World War. More than illustrations. Read more. World War I began inafter the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, and lasted until During the conflict, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and the Ottoman Empire (the Central.
The great battles of World War I. [Jack Wren] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Castle Books\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: from Marathon to Waterloo is a book written by Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy and published in This book tells the story of the fifteen military engagements, which, according to the author, had a significant impact on world : Edward Shepherd Creasy.
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[Anthony Livesey] -- Computer graphics provide three-dimensional recreations of 18 of the most important battles of World War I, along with related history and photographs. The second book on your list is To Arms (), volume one of Hew Strachan’s book The First World War.
This is quite a big book. Yes, 1, pages. You need pretty strong wrists if you want to read it in bed. The bibliography alone is 50 pages.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm: Other Titles: Great battles of World War One. World War I, –18, also known as the Great War, conflict, chiefly in Europe, among most of the great Western powers. It was the largest war the world had yet seen.
Causes World War I was immediately precipitated by the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary by a Serbian nationalist in.
This summer marks the year anniversary of the start of World War I. Whether you’re a history buff well-versed in the events of the Great War, or someone who has just begun to be curious, we’ve got a collection of books to help you navigate the complex, fearsome, and fascinating facts and stories of the devastating conflict that shook the : Molly Schoemann-Mccann.
Excellent book portraits 17 important events (mainly battles) of the written and readable, with many maps, diagrams, photographs and, above all, 3-dimensional panoramic views of land, air and sea by: 7.World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war that lasted from to Contemporaneously described as "the war to end all wars", it led to the mobilisation of more than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, making it one of the largest wars in history.
Date: 28 July – 11 November(4 years.