DK findout! World War I, 1st Edition

  • Brian Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 1465475249
  • ISBN-13: 9781465475244
  • DDC: 940.3
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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About

Overview

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI, this book discusses the build-up to the war, along with battles, history, technology, and more. Explore pre-war Europe, the US's entry into World War I, the role of women during the War, the technology developed, tanks and artillery, intelligence, espionage, propaganda, and much more. Become an expert on World War I and learn all about the key events that would shape the world. Read about the conditions that made a world war inevitable, and who the key players were. Written by an expert in the field, this book is a perfect addition to any home, school, or classroom library.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Taking Sides.
2: War Begins.
3: Key Players.
4: Off to War.
5: Two Fronts.
6: War Horses.
7: Trench Warfare.
8: A Day in the Trenches.
9: Battles at Sea.
10: Battles in the Skies.
11: Air Aces.
12: Wartime Intelligence.
13: Spying.
14: Uniforms.
15: Gas Warfare.
16: Gallipoli.
17: Women in Wartime.
18: Desert Fighting.
19: Two Great Battles.
20: Tanks at War.
21: The US at War.
22: Russian Revolution.
23: War Propaganda.
24: Recording the War.
25: The Last Battles.
26: Peace at Last.
27: Remembering the War.
28: World War I Facts and Figures.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Brian Williams

M.A., Stanford University