The Resource A companion to World War I, edited by John Horne

A companion to World War I, edited by John Horne

Label
A companion to World War I
Title
A companion to World War I
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Horne
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Companion to the First World War brings together an international team of distinguished historians who provide a series of original and thought-provoking essays on one of the most devastating events in modern history. <ul type="disc"> <li>Comprises 38 essays by leading scholars who analyze the current state of historical scholarship on the First World War <li>Provides extensive coverage spanning the pre-war period, the military conflict, social, economic, political, and cultural developments, and the war8217;s legacy <li>Offers original perspectives on themes as diverse as strategy and tactics, war crimes, science and technology, and the arts </ul>
Cataloging source
DG1
Dewey number
940.3
Index
index present
LC call number
D521
LC item number
.C5835 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell companions to world history
Label
A companion to World War I, edited by John Horne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Origins -- The war imagined : 1890-1914 / Gerd Krumeich -- The war explained : 1914 to the present / John Keiger -- pt. 2. The military conflict -- The war experienced : command, strategy, and tactics, 1914-1918 / Hew Strachan -- War in the West, 1914-1916 / Holger Herwig -- War in the East and Balkans, 1914-18 / Denis Showalter -- The Italian front, 1915-18 / Giorgio Rochat -- The Turkish War, 1914-1918 / Ulrich Trumpener -- The war in Africa / David Killingray -- Western front, 1917-18 / Trevor Wilson and Robin Prior -- The war at sea / Paul G. Halpern -- War in the air / John H. Morrow -- pt. 3. Faces of war -- Combat / St├ęphane Audoin-Rouzeau -- Atrocities and massacres / Alan Kramer -- War aims and neutrality / Jean-Jacques Becker -- Industrial mobilization and war economies / Theo Balderston -- Faiths, ideologies and the "cultures of war" / Annette Becker -- Demography / Jay Winter -- Gender (masculinity and femininity) / Susan Grayzel -- Labour, pacifism, and revolution / John Horne -- Medicine and psychology (including shell-shock) / Sophie Delaporte -- Science and technology / Anne Rasmussen -- Intellectuals and writers / Christophe Prochasson -- The visual arts and the war / Annette Becker -- Film and the war / Pierre Sorlin -- pt. 4. States, nations, and empires -- Austria-Hungary and "Yugoslavia" / Mark Cornwall -- Belgium / Sophie de Schaepdrijver -- Britain and Ireland / Adrian Gregory -- France / Leonard Smith -- Germany / Gerhard Hirschfeld -- German-occupied Eastern Europe / Vejas Liulevicius -- Italy / Antonio Gibelli -- Russia / Eric Lohr -- Turkey / Hamit Boazarslan -- USA / Jennifer Keene -- French and British empires / Robert Aldrich and Chris Hilliard -- pt. 5. Legacies -- The peace settlement, 1919-1939 / Carole Fink -- War after the war : conflicts, 1919-23 / Peter Gatrell -- Mourning and memory / Laurence van Ypersele
Control code
ocn587394847
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (680)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444323634
Other control number
10.1002/9781444323634
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9781444323634
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25954192
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)587394847
  • wileybooks1444323636

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