Tech in the Trenches: Strategic Inventions of World War I, 1st Edition

  • Cynthia A. Roby
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502610256
  • ISBN-13: 9781502610256
  • DDC: 940.4
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Many new technologies were developed during World War I, challenging the men and women who fought in it in ways they never could have imagined. Among these developments were the military tank, the tracer bullet, and most deadly of all, poison gas. This book examines the times and events of the war, the key technologies that influenced and affected it, and the lasting impact these had on global society.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: The Great War.
2: Strange Bedfellows.
3: Conflicts Breed Innovations.
4: Domination of the Trenches.
5: Pioneers of Pain.
6: A Devastating Weapon.
7: A New Era in Warfare.
8: The Legacy of World War I.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Further Information.
Index.
About the Author.