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The guns of August: the classic bestselling account of the outbreak of the First World War

The guns of August: the classic bestselling account of the outbreak of the First World War

Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim, author

The Guns of August is the narrative history of the first month of World War I. It describes the strategies of the generals, the preparation and morale of the armies of the nations at war, and the everyday problems of the field commanders

Paperback, Book. English.
New edition].
Published London: Penguin, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Barbara W. Tuchman
ISBN: 0241968216, 9780241968215
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: This edition originally published: New York: Ballantine, 1994.
Physical Description: xxvi, 566 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm
Subject: Warfare and Defence.; World War, 1914-1918 Campaigns.; World War, 1914-1918 Causes.
Uniform Title: August 1914