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The World Almanac of World War I

L. Edward Purcell

The World Almanac of World War I

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Published by Pharos Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atlases,
  • World War I,
  • History: World

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid F. Burg (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11260504M
    ISBN 100886876915
    ISBN 109780886876913
    OCLC/WorldCa232536473


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True to almanac format, this compendium—providing concise but comprehensive statistics and facts and figures related to the history of World War I—is arranged chronologically. The listing of pertinent dates begins on Januwith three significant events: Wilhelm I named German emperor; France’s defeat in the Franco-Prussian War.

This Almanac of World War I provides a day-by-day account of the action on all fronts and of the events surrounding the conflict, from the guns of August to the November Armistice and its troubled aftermath.

Daily entries, topical descriptions, biographical sketches, maps, and illustrations combine /5. Almanac of World War I. World War I was the first modern war fought on a gigantic scale - a catastrophic series of events that killed millions, shattered nations, destroyed the old world order, and set much of the world's agenda for the twentieth century.

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World War I Almanac contains a detailed, day-by-day chronology of the events as well as the people involved in World War I. An A-to-Z biographical dictionary of the key figures involved in the conflict is also included, as well as a comprehensive listing of vital statistics in the appendix.

I find myself at the end of a long "project read" of this well-done almanac of World War II. Starting inI kept up on the daily events that occurred on that date seventy years earlier.

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