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The Great War (Wordsworth Collection)

by Terraine

  • 378 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Combined Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic history,
  • European history: First World War,
  • World history: First World War,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Europe,
  • Military - World War I

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8978903M
    ISBN 101853266744
    ISBN 109781853266744

    The Great War MAIN IDEA WHY IT MATTERS NOW TERMS & NAMES POWER AND AUTHORITYIn Europe, military buildup, nationalistic feelings, and rival alliances set the stage for a continental war. Ethnic conflict in the Balkan region, which helped start the war, continued to erupt in that area in the s. • militarism • Triple Alliance • Kaiser File Size: 2MB. Walk in Hell is the incredible second book of best-selling author Harry Turtledove’s alternate history tetralogy of World War I, The Great War. The first book, American Front, was chosen by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Books of In this startlingly vivid portrait of a world torn apart by war and strife, the Confederate States of America ally with Britain and France, while the.

    "The Great War was the bloodies conflict that had ever been fought. It was also the first modern war involving not merely armies and navies, but whole peoples. And it was America's first great foreign war. The comfortable world of was shattered forever by the guns of August when the German armies blasted their way into Belgium and France. The Great War and Modern Memory is a book of literary criticism written by Paul Fussell and published in by Oxford University describes the literary responses by English participants in World War I to their experiences of combat, particularly in trench perceived futility and insanity of this conduct became, for many gifted Englishmen of their generation, a metaphor Author: Paul Fussell.

      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.   A superb intelligence analyst and briefer, Morell now presents The Great War of Our Time, where he uses his talents to offer an unblinking and insightful assessment of CIA's counterterrorism successes and failures of the past twenty years and, perhaps most important, shows readers that the threat of terrorism did not die with Bin Ladin in /5(10).


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Author's Note: Much of what is written in this book is pieced together from documents captured from the enemy during the war, interrogation of prisoners, and eyewitness accounts from surviving soldiers and Imperial officers.

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