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Author Jeffery, Keith, author

Title 1916 : a global history / Keith Jeffery
Edition First U.S. edition
Published New York, NY Bloomsbury, 2016


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  909.821 Jef/Nsa  AVAILABLE
Description 436 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents Gallipoli -- Verdun -- On the Isonzo -- 'Ypres on the Liffey' -- Jutland and the war at sea -- The Eastern Front -- Asia -- The war in Africa -- The Somme -- The Eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans -- The USA -- Russia -- The potential for peace in 1916
Summary "This is eminent historian Keith Jeffery's accomplishment in his magisterial '1916: a global history,' which focuses on a sequence of key events that unfolded around the world that year, and casts the Great War in an entirely new light"--
Notes "First published in Great Britain, 2015"--Title-page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [379]-420) and index
Subject Nineteen sixteen, A.D.
World War, 1914-1918 -- History.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Influence.
World politics -- 1900-1918.
ISBN 1620402696
Other Titles Nineteen sixteen