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  • World War 1: A Captivating Guide to the First World War, Including Battle Stories from the Eastern and Western Front and How the Treaty of Versailles in 1919 Impacted the Rise of Nazi Germany

    Explore the Captivating History of World War 1The First World War was one of the most devastating conflicts in our history. The death toll was like nothing experienced before, and it is estimated that over 11 million soldiers were killed, wounded, or went missing, and many of those bodies have never been found. Regardless of how people remember the First World War, and whether or not they romanticize the life of a soldier on the front lines, it is important that the world never forgets this brutal and bloody conflict. The tumult and chaos that ...

    • ASIN: 1794646418

  • The First World War: A Captivating Guide to World War 1, The Battle of Verdun and the Battle of Somme

    If you want to discover captivating stories of people and events of World War 1, then keep reading...Three captivating manuscripts in one book:World War 1: A Captivating Guide to the First World War, Including Battle Stories from the Eastern and Western Front and How the Treaty of Versailles in 1919 Impacted the Rise of Nazi GermanyThe Battle of Verdun: A Captivating Guide to the Longest and Largest Battle of World War 1 That Took Place on the Western Front Between Germany and FranceThe Battle of the Somme: A Captivating Guide to One of the Mos...

    • ASIN: 1092149147

  • World War One: The Unheard Stories of Soldiers on the Western Front Battlefields: First World War stories as told by those who fought in WW1 battles (Soldier Stories of WW1) (Volume 1)

    This collection of heroic soldier's stories relays sobering accounts of combat on the Western Front during the First World War. Evocative and vivid descriptions of the early stages of the conflict populate these pages, from which the reader can gain lessons of the conditions of the stagnant front. Originally published in 1915, the set of tales within this book offer sobering accounts from various battlefields which took place during the early stages of the war. Although the war was not even halfway over by the time these stories found publica...

    • ASIN: 1533578796

  • The First World War

    The definitive account of the Great War and national bestseller from one of our most eminent military historians, John Keegan.The First World War created the modern world. A conflict of unprecedented ferocity, it abruptly ended the relative peace and prosperity of the Victorian era, unleashing such demons of the twentieth century as mechanized warfare and mass death. It also helped to usher in the ideas that have shaped our times--modernism in the arts, new approaches to psychology and medicine, radical thoughts about economics and society--and...

    • ASIN: 0375700455
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: Vintage Books USA

  • To Conquer Hell: The Meuse-Argonne, 1918 The Epic Battle That Ended the First World War

    The authoritative, dramatic, and previously untold story of the bloodiest battle in American historyOn September 26, 1918, more than one million American soldiers prepared to assault the German-held Meuse-Argonne region of France. Their commander, General John J. Pershing, said that in thirty-six hours the doughboys would crack the German defenses and open the road to Berlin. Six weeks of savage fighting later, the battle finally ended with the signing of the armistice that concluded the First World War. The Meuse-Argonne had fallen at the cost...

    • ASIN: 0805089152

  • The Great War: A Combat History of the First World War

    Named one of the Ten Best Books of 2013 by The EconomistWorld War I altered the landscape of the modern world in every conceivable arena. Millions died; empires collapsed; new ideologies and political movements arose; poison gas, warplanes, tanks, submarines, and other technologies appeared. "Total war" emerged as a grim, mature reality. In The Great War, Peter Hart provides a masterful combat history of this global conflict. Focusing on the decisive engagements, Hart explores the immense challenges faced by the commanders on all sides. He surv...

    • ASIN: 0190227354

  • Tank Battles of World War I

    Failure to exploit the potential of an original idea is a recurring phenomenon in our national history. Few failures, however, can have been so costly in human life as that of our military commanders early in 1916 to appreciate that the tank was a war winning weapon. The slaughter of the Somme, Passchendaele and Ypres salient had to be endured before accepted ‘conventional’ methods were abandoned and the tank given a chance. Bryan Cooper describes the early tank actions in vivid detail, with many eyewitness accounts. He tells of the courage...

    • ASIN: 1473825628

  • Thunder on Bataan: The First American Tank Battles of World War II

    The American Provisional Tank Group had been in the Philippines only three weeks when the Japanese attacked the islands hours after the raid on Pearl Harbor. One of the tankmen parked his half-track on a runway and shot down a Japanese Zero that day, but the group’s first tank-on-tank action – indeed the first American armor battle of World War II – would come two weeks later. Sent north to meet the Japanese landings in Lingayen Gulf, the men of the group, still learning their way around an M3 tank, found themselves thrust into a critical...

    • ASIN: 0811737713

  • The First World War: A Complete History

    The acclaimed British historian offers a majestic, single-volume work incorporating all major fronts-domestic, diplomatic, military-for "a stunning achievement of research and storytelling" (Publishers Weekly) It was to be the war to end all wars, and it began at 11:15 on the morning of June 28, 1914, in an outpost of the Austro-Hungarian Empire called Sarajevo. It would end officially almost five years later. Unofficially, it has never ended: the horrors we live with today were born in the First World War. It left millions-civilians and soldi...

    • ASIN: 0805076174
    • Brand: Holt McDougal

  • A World Undone: The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918

    Drawing on exhaustive research, this remarkable, intimate account tells the story of how World War I reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the world we live in today.On a summer day in 1914, a nineteen-year-old Serbian nationalist gunned down Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo. While the world slumbered, monumental forces were shaken. In less than a month, a combination of ambition, deceit, fear, jealousy, missed opportunities, and miscalculation sent Austro-Hungarian troo...

    • ASIN: 0553382403
    • Brand: Delacorte Press

  • World War II: The Definitive Visual History from Blitzkrieg to the Atom Bomb

    World War II: The Definitive Visual History is a comprehensive, authoritative, yet accessible guide to the people, politics, events, and lasting effects of World War II. Perhaps the most complex, frightening, and destructive event in global history, the Second World War saw the heights of human courage and the depth of human degradation. World War II presents a complete overview of the war, including the rise of Hitler and the Nazi party, fascism, Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, and the D-Day landings. This book also looks at the enduring effects of W...

    • ASIN: 1465436022
    • Brand: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
    • UPC: 790778036027

  • The Great War: July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme

    From “the heir to R. Crumb and Art Spiegelman” (Economist) comes a monumental, wordless depiction of the most infamous day of World War I.Launched on July 1, 1916, the Battle of the Somme has come to epitomize the madness of the First World War. Almost 20,000 British soldiers were killed and another 40,000 were wounded that first day, and there were more than one million casualties by the time the offensive halted. In The Great War, acclaimed cartoon journalist Joe Sacco depicts the events of that day in an extraordinary, 24-foot- long pano...

    • ASIN: 0393088804
    • Brand: W W Norton Company

  • First Light (Penguin World War II Collection)

    Two months before the outbreak of the Second World War, seventeen-year-old Geoffrey Wellum becomes a fighter pilot with the RAF . . . Desperate to get in the air, he makes it through basic training to become the youngest Spitfire pilot in the prestigious 92 Squadron. Thrust into combat almost immediately, Wellum finds himself flying several sorties a day, caught up in terrifying dogfights with German Me 109s. Over the coming months he and his fellow pilots play a crucial role in the Battle of Britain. But of the friends that take to the air alo...

    • ASIN: 0141042753
    • Brand: imusti

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  • First Over There: The Attack on Cantigny, America's First Battle of World War I

    The riveting true story of America's first modern military battle, its first military victory during World War One, and its first steps onto the world stageAt first light on Tuesday, May 28th, 1918, waves of American riflemen from the U.S. Army's 1st Division climbed from their trenches, charged across the shell-scarred French dirt of no-man’s-land, and captured the hilltop village of Cantigny from the grip of the German Army. Those who survived the enemy machine-gun fire and hand-to-hand fighting held on for the next two days and nights in...

    • ASIN: B00OO25VMM

  • The Storm on Our Shores : One Island, Two Soldiers, and the Forgotten Battle of World War II

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER "Mark Obmascik has deftly rescued an important story from the margins of our history--and from our country's most forbidding frontier. Deeply researched and feelingly told, The Storm on Our Shores is a heartbreaking

    • UPC: 738585980
    • Rating: 2.0

  • The Storm on Our Shores : One Island, Two Soldiers, and the Forgotten Battle of World War II

    The "story of two World War II soldiers' ... fateful encounter in the Forgotten War of

    • UPC: 32979231
    • Rating: 5.0

  • If You Survive : From Normandy to the Battle of the Bulge to the End of World War II, One American Officer's Riveting True Story

    The author describes his experiences in World War II from basic training to the Battle of the Bulge and shares his observations on

    • UPC: 321779
    • Rating: 4.4

  • D-Day : June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II

    Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the

    • UPC: 376758
    • Rating: 4.1

  • Big Week : The Biggest Air Battle of World War II

    The vivid and largely untold story of the dramatic Allied air campaign against Germany that was a turning point in World War II and ultimately crucial to the success of D-Day and the Allied invasion

    • UPC: 453013243
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Big Battles of World War II

    W W II Documentary DVD s

    • UPC: 115672950

  • First Over There : The Attack on Cantigny, America's First Battle of World War I

    Relying on letters, diaries, and reports by the "doughboys" themselves, describes the events that took place on May 28, 1918, when the United States fought and won its first battle of World War I in

    • UPC: 43582785
    • Rating: 5.0

  • To Conquer Hell : The Meuse-Argonne, 1918 The Epic Battle That Ended the First World War

    The authoritative, dramatic, and previously untold story of the bloodiest battle in American historyOn September 26, 1918, more than one million American soldiers prepared to assault the German-held Meuse-Argonne region of France. Their commander, General

    • UPC: 10180821
    • Rating: 4.0

  • French Tanks of World War II (1) : Infantry and Battle Tanks

    All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.The first volume of this two part series will

    • UPC: 25109146
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Kiel and Jutland : The Famous Naval Battle of the First World War from the German Perspective

    A German view of war at sea It is inevitable that most books in English on any conflict in which British Forces were engaged tend to view the subject from a British perspective. The number

    • UPC: 53371199
    • Rating: 5.0

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