The Resource The war to end all wars : World War I, by Russell Freedman

The war to end all wars : World War I, by Russell Freedman

Label
The war to end all wars : World War I
Title
The war to end all wars
Title remainder
World War I
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines World War I, the first global war in which modern weapons inflicted mass slaughter and an estimated 20 million people were killed."--Amazon.com
Summary
An introduction to the "Great War" explains its relevance as a conflict that involved many nations and casualties while introducing modern weaponry and military strategies that have shaped all subsequent wars
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
336244
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
940.3
Index
no index present
Intended audience
12 up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1220
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
World War I
Label
The war to end all wars : World War I, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-168) and index
Contents
Murder in Sarajevo -- Armed to the teeth -- To Berlin! To Paris! -- "The most terrible August in the history of the world" -- Stalemate -- The technology of death and destruction -- Life and death in the trenches -- Over the top -- The Battle of Verdun -- The Battle of the Somme -- The war at sea -- Mutiny, revolution, and the collapse of armies -- "Lafayette, we are here!" America joins the fight -- The last offensive and the collapse of empires -- Losing the peace
Control code
ocn426066215
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780547026862
Lccn
2009028971
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)426066215
Label
The war to end all wars : World War I, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-168) and index
Contents
Murder in Sarajevo -- Armed to the teeth -- To Berlin! To Paris! -- "The most terrible August in the history of the world" -- Stalemate -- The technology of death and destruction -- Life and death in the trenches -- Over the top -- The Battle of Verdun -- The Battle of the Somme -- The war at sea -- Mutiny, revolution, and the collapse of armies -- "Lafayette, we are here!" America joins the fight -- The last offensive and the collapse of empires -- Losing the peace
Control code
ocn426066215
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780547026862
Lccn
2009028971
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)426066215

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