The Usborne Introduction to the First World War

The Usborne Introduction to the First World War

Book - 2007
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The murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary, in 1914, provided the spark that ignited the most destructive war the world had ever seen. Find out about the soldiers' terrifying experiences in the trenches, and the vast array of deadly new weapons. Discover how the war affected every corner of the globe, and how it provoked revolutions and toppled empires. Stunningly illustrated with dramatic contemporary photographs, paintings, posters and maps, this is an accessible and thought-provoking introduction to the first truly global war.
Publisher: Tulsa, Okla. : EDC, 2007.
ISBN: 9780794514556
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.


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sheridanrowland Mar 24, 2010

Wow, this was so helpful for my grade 10 history course. When we talked about World War One, it was only really Germany and the Allies but there's way more to this book!


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