In a compact but comprehensive and clear narrative, this book explores the First World War from a genuinely global perspective. Putting a human face on the war, William Kelleher Storey brings to life individual decisions and experiences as well as environmental and technological factors, such as food, geography, manpower, and weapons. Without neglecting traditional themes, the author's deft interweaving of the role of environment and technology enriches our understanding of the social, political, and military history of the war, not only in Europe, but worldwide. With reorganized chapters designed to enhance classroom use, this edition brings the text up to date with current scholarship and new maps for the Great War's centennial.
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|Size: ||3.1 MB|
|Publisher: ||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||2370005899502 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|