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The Great War : An Imperial History

By: Morrow, John H.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2003Description: 1 online resource (385 p.).ISBN: 9780203018071.Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Great War : An Imperial HistoryDDC classification: 940.3 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
BOOK COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; 1 THE ORIGINS OF WAR, -; 2 THE "BIG SHOW" OPENS; 3 AN INSIGNIFICANT YEAR?; 4 TOTAL WAR; 5 CLIMAX; 6 DENOUEMENT; 7 THE POSTWAR WORLD. A "PEACE TO END PEACE"?; Notes; Select bibliography; Index
Summary: The Great War is a landmark history that firmly places the First World War in the context of imperialism. Set to overturn conventional accounts of what happened during this, the first truly international conflict, it extends the study of the First World War beyond the confines of Europe and the Western Front.By recounting the experiences of people from the colonies especially those brought into the war effort either as volunteers or through conscription, John Morrow's magisterial work also unveils the impact of the war in Asia, India and Africa.From the origins of Wor
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BOOK COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; 1 THE ORIGINS OF WAR, -; 2 THE "BIG SHOW" OPENS; 3 AN INSIGNIFICANT YEAR?; 4 TOTAL WAR; 5 CLIMAX; 6 DENOUEMENT; 7 THE POSTWAR WORLD. A "PEACE TO END PEACE"?; Notes; Select bibliography; Index

The Great War is a landmark history that firmly places the First World War in the context of imperialism. Set to overturn conventional accounts of what happened during this, the first truly international conflict, it extends the study of the First World War beyond the confines of Europe and the Western Front.By recounting the experiences of people from the colonies especially those brought into the war effort either as volunteers or through conscription, John Morrow's magisterial work also unveils the impact of the war in Asia, India and Africa.From the origins of Wor

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