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The First World War.

By: Robbins, Professor Keith.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Opus: Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2002Description: 1 online resource (200 p.).ISBN: 9780191567100.Subject(s): Electronic resource | World War | World War, 1914-1918 | World War, 1914-1918 -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The First World WarDDC classification: 940.3 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 Entrances and Deaths; 2 Land Warfare; 3 Modes of Warfare; 4 Belligerent Aims; 5 Home Management; 6 The Experience of War; Further Reading; Biographical Notes; Index
Summary: This book gives a clear chronological account of the campaigns on the Western and Eastern Fronts and then moves on to investigate areas that many studies ignore - the war poets, the diplomacy of war-aims and peace moves, logistics, and 'the experience of the war'. - ;The tragic slaughter of the trenches is imprinted on modern memory; but it is more difficult to grasp the wider extent and significance of the First World War. This book gives a clear chronological account of the campaigns on the Western and Eastern Fronts and then moves on to investigate areas that many studies ignore - the war p
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Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 Entrances and Deaths; 2 Land Warfare; 3 Modes of Warfare; 4 Belligerent Aims; 5 Home Management; 6 The Experience of War; Further Reading; Biographical Notes; Index

This book gives a clear chronological account of the campaigns on the Western and Eastern Fronts and then moves on to investigate areas that many studies ignore - the war poets, the diplomacy of war-aims and peace moves, logistics, and 'the experience of the war'. - ;The tragic slaughter of the trenches is imprinted on modern memory; but it is more difficult to grasp the wider extent and significance of the First World War. This book gives a clear chronological account of the campaigns on the Western and Eastern Fronts and then moves on to investigate areas that many studies ignore - the war p

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Professor Keith Robbins is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wales, Lampeter. His many publications include Churchill, Eclipse of a Great Power: Modern Britain, 1870-1992, and most recently Politicians, Diplomacy, and War in Modern British History.

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