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The Resource Catastrophe 1914 : Europe goes to war, Max Hastings

Catastrophe 1914 : Europe goes to war, Max Hastings

Label
Catastrophe 1914 : Europe goes to war
Title
Catastrophe 1914
Title remainder
Europe goes to war
Statement of responsibility
Max Hastings
Title variation
  • 1914
  • Europe goes to war
Title variation remainder
Europe goes to war
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the outbreak of World War I, from the breakdown of diplomacy to the dramatic battles that occurred before the war bogged down in the trenches
Summary
A history of the early phase of World War I traces the breakdown of diplomatic measures and the dramatic battles that occurred throughout the first year
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2013
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10217180
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
940.3/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Europe goes to war
Label
Catastrophe 1914 : Europe goes to war, Max Hastings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [567]-603) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1914 chronology -- The organisation of armies in 1914 -- Sarajevo -- 'A feeling that events are in the air' -- The descent to war -- 'The superb spectacle of the world bursting into flames' -- Disaster on the Drina -- Death with flags and trumpets -- The British flight -- The retreat -- Tannenberg : 'Alas, how many thousands lie there bleeding!' -- The hour of Joffre -- The nemesis of Moltke -- 'Poor devils, they fought their ships like men' -- Three armies in Poland -- 'Did you ever dance with him?' -- Open country, open sky -- Ypres : 'Something that was completely hopeless' -- 'War becomes the scourge of mankind' -- Mudlife -- Silent night, holy night
Control code
20095415
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 628 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307597052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828893101
  • (OCoLC)828893101
Label
Catastrophe 1914 : Europe goes to war, Max Hastings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [567]-603) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1914 chronology -- The organisation of armies in 1914 -- Sarajevo -- 'A feeling that events are in the air' -- The descent to war -- 'The superb spectacle of the world bursting into flames' -- Disaster on the Drina -- Death with flags and trumpets -- The British flight -- The retreat -- Tannenberg : 'Alas, how many thousands lie there bleeding!' -- The hour of Joffre -- The nemesis of Moltke -- 'Poor devils, they fought their ships like men' -- Three armies in Poland -- 'Did you ever dance with him?' -- Open country, open sky -- Ypres : 'Something that was completely hopeless' -- 'War becomes the scourge of mankind' -- Mudlife -- Silent night, holy night
Control code
20095415
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 628 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307597052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828893101
  • (OCoLC)828893101

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