Normal view MARC view ISBD view

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
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
D521 (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=453639 Available EBL453639
Browsing UT Tyler Online Shelves , Shelving location: Online Close shelf browser
D511 .M33 2013 July 1914 : D520.S8 R66 1999eb Spain 1914-1918 : D520.T8 Crescent and Iron Cross. D521 The First World War. D521 .M677 2003 The Great War : D523.E79 1 Europe and Ethnicity : D524.5.T468 2009 Treating the Trauma of the Great War :

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

Description based upon print version of record.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

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.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.