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Illustrated history of the First World War

A. J. P. Taylor

Illustrated history of the First World War

by A. J. P. Taylor

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    First ed. published in London in 1963 under title: The First World War.

    Statement[by] A. J. P. Taylor.
    GenrePictorial works.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD522 .T3 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5909569M
    LC Control Number64010878
    OCLC/WorldCa253080

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    The Oxford Illustrated History of the First World War The First World War, now a century ago, still shapes the world in which we live, and its legacy lives on, in poetry, in prose, in collective memory and political culture. By the time the war ended in , millions lay dead.   Taylor's THE FIRST WORLD WAR: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY is an original, well wrttien account that attempts to be honest. Taylor knew that historians wrote "within a frame of reference" and that biases make appear even when trying to honest. This book is an attempt to give an honest account of W.W. I. Given the popular and badly distorted view of by:

    The seven maps in the book are clumped at the back of the book and no military movements have been marked on them. This is inadequate for a book of this quality. Despite these criticisms the new Oxford Illustrated History is a worthy addition to anybody's library on the First World War. Its global approach is a timely reminder of the scope and Author: Glyn Harper. First World War: An Illustrated History: New Illustrated Edition by Keegan, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The First World War: an Illustrated History by Keegan, John - AbeBooks.


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