By Hew Strachan
The Oxford historical past of the 1st international warfare brings jointly in a single quantity some of the so much unique historians of the clash, in an account that fits the size of the occasions. From its explanations to its outcomes, from the Western entrance to the jap, from the tactic of the politicians to the strategies of the generals, they chart the process the warfare and investigate its profound political and human effects. Chapters on financial mobilization, the effect on girls, the position of
propaganda, and the increase of socialism identify the broader context of the battling at sea and within the air, and which ranged on land from the trenches of Flanders to the mountains of the Balkans and the deserts of the center East.
First released for the ninetieth anniversary of the 1918 Armistice, this hugely illustrated revised variation comprises major new fabric to mark the a centesimal anniversary of the war's outbreak.