Author: David F. Burg
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Release Date: 2010-09-29
Provides a day-by-day account of the action on all fronts and of the events surrounding the conflict, from the guns of August 1914 to the November 1918 Armistice and its troubled aftermath. Daily entries, topical descriptions, biographical sketches, maps, and illustrations combine to give a ready and succinct account of what was happening in each of the principal theaters of war.
Author: Patricia S. Daniels
Publisher: National Geographic Books
Release Date: 2014-11-04
Presents a reference guide that provides authoritative maps, charts, and chronologies complemented by informative essays covering all the major periods of human history between the time of the Neanderthals and the nuclear age.
Author: Stewart Ross
Publisher: Gareth Stevens
Release Date: 2004
Examines the global war caused by European power struggles in the early twentieth century, discussing the new forms of combat that emerged, the late entry of the United States into the war, and the peace treaties that set the stage for World War II.
Author: Richard Clay Hanes
Release Date: 2004-10
Looks at how the American public transitioned from peacetime to wartime, the effect of the war on such groups as women and minorities, and what life was like in the factories, on the farms, and in various communities.
Author: L. Edward Purcell
Publisher: World Almanac Education
Release Date: 1992-03-01
A history of the American Revolution in an almanac format provides a day-by-day chronology of the war from April 1775 to the Treaty of Paris in 1783, together with biographical sketches of important figures