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A military atlas of the First World War

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Published by Heinemann Educational .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maps,
  • Campaigns,
  • Historical geography,
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9521367M
    ISBN 100435320084
    ISBN 109780435320089

    A splendid volume filled with full colour posters from every major combatant, covering a wide range of subjects from recruitment to the funding of the war, views of the enemy and of their own soldiers and the home front, all supported by explanatory captions and a good introduction text. Tells a similar tale to that of the more famous Land Army of the Second World War, but with more emphasis on volunteering and voluntary organisations for most of the war, and as a result a wider variety of experiences [ read full review ] The Campaign, Andrew Rawson. A super teaching resource. In Arthur Banks own words: "I hope that the book will be a convenient reference work which deals with those areas where a more detailed examination in cartographical terms has long been demanded. Vond je dit een nuttige review? The reader can easily understand the full military dynamics of the First world war from these pages.

    An interesting study of the Ottoman side of the Palestinian campaigns oflooking at the failed Ottoman attacks on the Suez canal, the first two unsuccessful British attacks on Gaza and Allenby's successful campaign that eventually forced the Ottomans to sue for peace. An impressive range of photographs, covering almost all aspects of the fighting in the first year of the Great War as seen from the German side, often providing a strikingly different view of events. A history of a charity formed to help the blinded servicemen of the First World War and that went on to help develop a much more positive attitude to the blind across society by developing ways to allow the veterans to live increasingly independent lives. The diary of a talented young French author covering the first two months of the First World War, covering mobilisation, the advance to the French frontier and the long retreat, the counter-attack on the Marne and the eventual stalemate on the Aisne.

    This book takes the information laid down by Banks and reinterprets it in full color, computer modeled cartography. Serves as a reminder of the time the First World War was the most recent, most high technology war ever fought, and away from the trenches had more than enough dramatic incidents to fill several books like this Read Full Review Britain Goes to War - How the First World War Began to Reshape the Nation, ed. All IP addresses in Germany are blocked. A series of lively accounts of air and naval exploits, clearly written while they were still fresh in the mind, and before the inter-war cynicism took root. I have other questions or need to report an error Please email the diagnostic information above to help pglaf.


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A military atlas of the First World War by Arthur Banks Download PDF Ebook

Covers a wide range of topics, from the classic cavalry charge to the humble transport mule, and a wide variety of artistic styles from classic oils and watercolours to modernist works [ read full review ] German ArtilleryWolfgang Fleischer. I cannot overstate the quality of visual presentation and coverage presented by this book: Western theatres, Eastern theatres the peripheral European and African theatres, with full coverage of sea theatres.

In Arthur Banks own words: "I hope that the book will be a convenient reference work which deals with those areas where a more detailed examination in cartographical terms has long been demanded. Looks at the original purpose behind their construction, the actual shape they took on the ground, A military atlas of the First World War book how they performed under attack.

In A military atlas of the First World War book Banks own words: "I hope that the book will be a convenient reference work which deals with those areas where a more detailed examination in cartographical terms has long been demanded.

Looks at the impact of the Great War on the British school system, including the changes to lessons, loss of teachers, arrival of refugees, the contribution made to the war effort by teachers, the different ways in which pupils from different schools were treated by the army, and the way the fallen were commemorated during and after the war.

The War at sea is mapped in great detail, including the clashes at Dogger Bank and Jutland as well as the German submarine campaigns and the first A military atlas of the First World War book sea borne landing at Gallipoli.

Combines a biography of Fabian Ware and a history of the Commonwealth war cemeteries that he played such a major part in creating. The diary of a talented young French author covering the first two months of the First World War, covering mobilisation, the advance to the French frontier and the long retreat, the counter-attack on the Marne and the eventual stalemate on the Aisne.

Serves as a reminder of the time the First World War was the most recent, most high technology war ever fought, and away from the trenches had more than enough dramatic incidents to fill several books like this Read Full Review Britain Goes to War - How the First World War Began to Reshape the Nation, ed.

As a result gives us a feel for how these actions must have felt at the time, covering an impressively wide range of topics. The War at sea is mapped in great detail, including the clashes at Dogger Bank and Jutland as well as the German submarine campaigns and the first major sea borne landing at Gallipoli.

Bob CarruthersFour very varied eyewitness accounts of the First World War, including a look at the front by the Director of French Propaganda, a memoir of four weeks spent in the Austrian Army at the start of the war, an American journalist's visit to Verdun and the memoirs of an Official War Artist.

Still accurate despite its relative age, well illustrated and supported by some informative general articles, and provides a good overview of the military technology of the Great War. A final section of maps explores the political, economic, and human aftermath of the war. The maps in the original were all painstakingly hand-drawn in black and white, covering every aspect of the first truly global war.

Excellent single-volume history of the First World War, focusing on the land battles on the Western, Eastern and Italian fronts and the war against the Ottoman Empire.

A Court in Germany ordered that access to certain items in the Project Gutenberg collection are blocked from Germany. Shows the wide range of gun types and sizes used by the Germans during the First World War, and the way in which they evolved to deal with the unexpected challenges of trench warfare.

Most recently updated: January 28, Yet it is not just a book of maps. Well illustrated, and the text is supported by a good selection of eyewitness accounts describing the impact of the new technology as seen by those who were using it [ read full review ] Instrument of War - The German ArmyDennis Showalter.

Focuses on the technology used by the German army, with a particular focus on those weapons that played a direct part in the battles on the Western Front - machine guns, flame throwers, gas, artillery, mortars and tanks.

Made up of articles produced for a conference at Weetwood Halls, Leeds, so produced by a wide range of experts, thus explaining the wide range of articles and the unusual topics Read Full Review Doncaster in the Great War, Symeon Mark Waller. The reader can easily understand the full military dynamics of the First world war from these pages.

As a result the air war is better tied to the battles on the ground than in books organised aircraft-by-aircraft. Toon alle punten Toon alleen de eerste 3 punten For anyone interested in the battle events of the First world war, this book is a must! Mihiel salient east of Verdun.

Looks at the effort that went into getting women accepted on farms during the First World War, starting with a variety of voluntary bodies, leading up to the formation of the Women's Land Army early in Recreates the controversies that surrounded these cemeteries that are now such an accepted part of the British and Commonwealth reaction to the slaughter of the Great War.From its origins to its terrible legacy, the tortuous course of the Great War is vividly set out in a series of fascinating maps.

Together the maps form a comprehensive and compelling picture of the war that shattered Europe, and illustrate its military, social, political and economic aspects. West Point Military Academy.

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In the predecessors of today's Department of History at the United States Military Academy began developing a series of campaign atlases to aid in teaching cadets a course entitled, "History of the Military Art.". Jul 18,  · For anyone interested in the battle events of the First world war, this book is a must!

Yet it is not just a book of maps. There are concise description of events as well as clear drawings of army, navy and air force armaments/5(3).Books on the Pdf World War. Pdf Military Atlas of the First World War, This is a very entertaining historical novel set in and around the trenches of the Western Front during the First World War.

The book follows a group of Shropshire volunteers from the pre-war period, through training, into combat in the trenches and then into a.Within the scope of some maps, Arthur Banks has presented both broad general surveys of political and military strategy, and the most closely researched details of .Within the scope of some maps, Arthur Banks has ebook both broad general surveys of political and military strategy, and the most closely researched details of .