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DK Eyewitness Books: World War I

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Publisher Comments:

Be an eyewitness to the 'war to end all wars' From the muddy trenches to the triumph of democracy, discover all about the historic and world-changing events of the First World War. Great for projects or just for fun, this fact-packed guide shows you everything you need to know about World War I.

Synopsis:

The events leading up to the battles and the aftermath of World War I are explained to young readers in this installment of DK's award-winning book series that uses stunning photos, maps, and incisive text. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

Some of the most popular selections from the formidable Eyewitness backlist are now available with a clip-art CD included-with no increase in price!

Table of Contents

Preliminaries; Contents; Divided Europe; The fatal shot; War in the west; Fighting men; Enlisting; Digging the trenches; Life in the trenches; Ready to fight; Communication and supplies; Observation and patrol; Bombardment; Over the top; Casualty; Women at war; War in the air; Zeppelin; War at sea; Gallipoli; The battle of Verdun; Gas attack; The Eastern Front; War in the desert; Espionage; Tank warfare; The US enters the war; Under enemy lines; The final year; Armistice and peace; The cost of the war; Did you know?; Key people and places; Find out more; Glossary; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756630072
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Subject:
History - Military & Wars
Photographer:
Crawford, Andy
Author:
DK Publishing
Author:
Adams, Simon
Subject:
World War, 1914-1918
Subject:
Military & Wars
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
DK Eyewitness Books
Publication Date:
20070631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
11.26x8.70x.54 in. 1.34 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

Related Subjects

Children's » History » World History
Children's » Nonfiction » Eyewitness
Children's » Nonfiction » World History » General
Children's » Science and Nature » Series » Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Books: World War I
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Product details 72 pages DK Publishing - English 9780756630072 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The events leading up to the battles and the aftermath of World War I are explained to young readers in this installment of DK's award-winning book series that uses stunning photos, maps, and incisive text. Full-color illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , Some of the most popular selections from the formidable Eyewitness backlist are now available with a clip-art CD included-with no increase in price!
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