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The Resource World War I in 100 objects, Peter Doyle

World War I in 100 objects, Peter Doyle

Label
World War I in 100 objects
Title
World War I in 100 objects
Statement of responsibility
Peter Doyle
Title variation
  • World War I in one hundred objects
  • World War I in a hundred objects
  • World War 1 in 100 objects
  • World War One in 100 objects
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A dynamic social history commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. General readers and history buffs alike have made bestsellers of books like A History of the World in 100 Objects. In that tradition, this handsome commemorative volume gives a unique perspective on one of the most pivotal and volatile events of modern history. In World War I in 100 Objects, military historian Peter Doyle shares a fascinating collection of items, from patriotic badges worn by British citizens to field equipment developed by the United States. Beautifully photographed, each item is accompanied by the unique story it tells about the war, its strategy, its innovations, and the people who fought it"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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1960-
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Doyle, Peter
Dewey number
940.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Material culture
  • Material culture
Label
World War I in 100 objects, Peter Doyle
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
100 Objects -- Nations to War -- The Soldier -- First Moves, 1914 -- Developing Trench Warfare -- The War Deepens and Expands, 1915-16 -- Plumbing New Depths, 1917-18 -- War at Sea, in the Air -- At Home
Control code
ocn889426079
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780142181591
Lccn
2014021120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
World War I in 100 objects, Peter Doyle
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
100 Objects -- Nations to War -- The Soldier -- First Moves, 1914 -- Developing Trench Warfare -- The War Deepens and Expands, 1915-16 -- Plumbing New Depths, 1917-18 -- War at Sea, in the Air -- At Home
Control code
ocn889426079
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780142181591
Lccn
2014021120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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