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100 1 _aFrench, David.
245 1 0 _aBritish Strategy and War Aims 1914-1916 (RLE First World War).
260 _aHoboken :
_bTaylor and Francis,
_c2014.
300 _a1 online resource (291 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
490 1 _aRoutledge Library Editions: The First World War
505 0 _aCover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Ententes and the Security of the British Empire; 2 Maritime Operations, August-October 1914; 3 Russia, Turkey and the Balkans, September-December 1914; 4 The Search for an Entente Strategy, December 1914-February 1915; 5 The Constantinople Agreement, Italy and the Collapse of the Asquith Government, February-May 1915; 6 The Asquith Coalition and the Policy of Attrition, May-August 1915
505 8 _a7 Men, Money and Munitions: Mobilizing the British Economy for War in the Summer of 19158 Britain and the 'Drang nach dem Osten', 1915-16; 9 Britain and the Development of the Entente's Policies in the Winter of 1915-16; 10 Verdun to the Somme, February to June 1916; 11 From the Somme to Bucharest, July-August 1916; 12 The Strategic Background to the Collapse of the Asquith Coalition; 13 Conclusion: Victory or Bankruptcy?; Bibliography; Index
520 _a<P>This book illustrates the relationship between British military policy and the development of British war aims during the opening years of the First World War. Basing his work on a wide range of unpublished documentary sources, David French reassesses for the benefit of students and scholars alike what was meant by 'a war of attrition'. </P>
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aEurope -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
650 4 _aGreat Britain -- Foreign relations -- Europe.
650 4 _aGreat Britain -- Politics and government -- 1910-1936.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1914-1918 -- Diplomatic history.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
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_z9780415749909
830 0 _aRoutledge Library Editions: The First World War
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1664264
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