Synopses & Reviews
First paperback edition of this title that has sold over 35,000 copies in hardback to date. A definitive history of the Great War, acclaimed war historian, John Keegan covers all aspects of the conflict. Previous titles by the author include "The Second World War, Battle At Sea" and "The Mask Of Command". 24pp b/w plates.
In this study of World War I the author presents the military conflict, the battles on land, sea and in the air, together with interpretations of military events. He also shows how the war also acted as an engine for social change which shapes our world today.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 479-486) and index.