Primary Sources in World Warfare: World War I, 1st Edition

  • Andrew Wiest
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502624710
  • ISBN-13: 9781502624710
  • DDC: 940.3
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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The First World War, which was supposed to be “the war to end all wars,” is analyzed and retold in this title. Broken down for students by region, chronology, and strategy, the text provides a comprehensive history paired with primary sources and photos. Sidebars feature key military and political figures, illustrations and fact boxes identify weapons and military innovations, and maps show the progress and devastation of the conflict that would span the globe. Students will explore the causes, results, and military techniques of World War I in illustrated detail.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Photo Credits:.
1: The Road to War.
2: Germany Strikes West.
3: The Eastern Front.
4: Stalemate in the Trenches.
5: The Widening War.
6: Slaughter in the West.
7: The Fight for Naval Mastery.
8: Defeat, Despair, and Mutiny.
9: The War in the Air.
10: Last Battles.
11: Reparation.
The Cost of World War I.
Further Information.