A Companion to World War I

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John Horne
Wiley, Mar 16, 2010 - History - 728 pages
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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.
  • Comprises 38 essays by leading scholars who analyze the current state of historical scholarship on the First World War
  • Provides extensive coverage spanning the pre-war period, the military conflict, social, economic, political, and cultural developments, and the war's legacy
  • Offers original perspectives on themes as diverse as strategy and tactics, war crimes, science and technology, and the arts
  • Selected as a 2011 Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE

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About the author (2010)

John Horne is Professor of Modern European History atTrinity College, Dublin, and a member of the Research Centre at theHistorial de la Grande Guerre, Péronne, France. He haspublished widely on the history of the Great War and oftwentieth-century France, including Labour at War: France andBritain, 1914-1918 (ed., 1991), State, Society andMobilization in Europe during the First World War (1997) and(with Alan Kramer), Germany Atrocities, 1914: A History ofDenial (2001), which has appeared in French and German.

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