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The Resource Verdun : the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918, John Mosier

Verdun : the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918, John Mosier

Label
Verdun : the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918
Title
Verdun
Title remainder
the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918
Statement of responsibility
John Mosier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A revisionist historian presents a new view of one of the greatest battles in history, drawing upon the accounts of military analysts, examination of battle plans, and recollections of serving officers and eyewitnesses
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10223418
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mosier, John
Dewey number
940.4/272
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D545.V3
LC item number
M68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Verdun, Battle of, Verdun, France, 1916
  • Verdun (France)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918
Label
Verdun : the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918, John Mosier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Battles known and unknown -- How political geography dictated strategy -- The war of the engineers -- The September wars for Verdun -- The French riposte: October 1914-July 1915 -- France's winter of dreams and discontent -- The German gamble -- The most famous battle: February-March 1916 -- Panic, politicians, and Pétain: April-July 1916 -- Revanche and revision: October 1916-August 1917 -- The last battles: September-October 1918 -- A conclusion of sorts: the temptations of myth
Control code
2013016460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 384 pages
Isbn
9780451414625
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013016460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Verdun : the lost history of the most important battle of World War I, 1914-1918, John Mosier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Battles known and unknown -- How political geography dictated strategy -- The war of the engineers -- The September wars for Verdun -- The French riposte: October 1914-July 1915 -- France's winter of dreams and discontent -- The German gamble -- The most famous battle: February-March 1916 -- Panic, politicians, and Pétain: April-July 1916 -- Revanche and revision: October 1916-August 1917 -- The last battles: September-October 1918 -- A conclusion of sorts: the temptations of myth
Control code
2013016460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 384 pages
Isbn
9780451414625
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013016460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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