The guns of August

940.421 T898g c.2 2014

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The guns of August

Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim, 1912-1989

New York Ballantine 2004

611 p. illustrated 18 cm.

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A military history dealing with the first month of World War One. It offers an overview of the events which subsequently produced the stalemate of trench warfare.

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ISBN:

0345476093

ISBN:

9780345476098 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

D530 .T88 2004

Dewey Class No:

940.3

Dewey Class No:

940.4/144 20

Author:

Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim, 1912-1989

Title:

The guns of August Barbara W. Tuchman.

Publisher:

New York Ballantine 2004

Physical:

611 p. illustrated 18 cm.

Notes:

Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1962. With new foreword.

Notes:

Foreword by Robert K. Massie.

Notes:

"A Presidio Press book."

Summary:

A military history dealing with the first month of World War One. It offers an overview of the events which subsequently produced the stalemate of trench warfare.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Western Front.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Causes.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  A funeral -- Let the last man on the right brush the channel with his sleeve -- The shadow of Sedan -- A single British soldier ... -- The Russian steam roller -- August 1: Berlin -- August 1: Paris and London -- Ultimatum in Brussels -- Home before the leaves fall -- Goeben ... an enemy then flying -- Li├Ęge and Alsace -- BEF to the continent -- Sambre et Meuse -- Debacle: Lorraine, Ardennes, Charleroi, Mons -- The Cossacks are coming! -- Tannenberg -- The flames of Louvain -- Blue water, blockade, and the great neutral -- Retreat -- The front is Paris -- Von Kluck's turn -- Gentlemen, we will fight on the Marne.
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