The original edition of this landmark book brought history to life in a way that had never been done before - through the words of ordinary men and women. Their eyewitness accounts tell the story of the war in a way that no other history title can. Now this bestselling book has been edited, adapted and illlustrated to make it more accessible and even more commercial. It is the only history book on the market that consists almost entirely of authentic oral accounts of the Great War, told in the words of the people who survived it. Divided into three sections, each section is arranged thematically so that readers can find out more about subjects such as what life was really like in the trenches or how women contributed to the war effort. Fully illustrated with photographs from the Imperial War Museum archives, maps and timelines, complete with special features boxes giving additional background information and a glossary, this book is destined to become an essential reference for pupils, teachers and families everywhere.
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The bestselling history of the First World War, now abridged and illustratedL'autore:
Acclaimed author Max Arthur specializes in first-hand recollections of historical events. He is the author of several books, including Ebury's Forgotten Voices of the Second World War.
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Descrizione libro Ebury. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 009191227X Ships promptly from Texas. Codice libro della libreria GBN2175JWGG010717H0041
Descrizione libro Ebury, 2006. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 009191227X
Descrizione libro Ebury, 2006. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P11009191227X