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Short military history of World War I, with atlas

Short military history of World War I, with atlas

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Published by United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby members of the Department of Military Art and Engineering, United States Military Academy ; edited by T. Dobson Stamps and Vincent J. Esposito.
    ContributionsStamps, T. Dodson 1893-, Esposito, Vincent J. 1900-1965., United States Military Academy. Dept. of Military Art and Engineering.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 353 p. ;
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15185491M

    A comprehensive atlas based on the Arthur Banks atlas first published in The maps in the original were all painstakingly hand-drawn in black and white, covering every aspect of the first truly global war. This book takes the information laid down by. There are many excellent volumes that include such and which could be used in companion with this book but A Military Atlas Of The First World War does not need such detail. Even if you only have the most casual interest in the First World War this book is a must : £

    Each map was originally produced by the Department of Art and Military Engineering at the U.S. Military Academy - i.e. West Point - in This collection was published as A Short Military History of World War I - Atlas and edited by T. Dodson Stamps and Vincent J. Esposito. In June the Allies opened the long-awaited second front against Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, and this was to be the start of a long struggle throughout Western Europe for the Allied forces in the face of stiff German resistance. The European Theatre was where the bulk of the Allied forces were committed in the struggle against Nazi Germany. It saw some of the most.

    The detail on the first World War is absorbing, including soldiers’ separation allowance posters (a wife and two children of a sergeant were entitled to 23s 6d a week in March ) and a map of. This book, published to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day - the last to be commemorated by significant numbers of surviving veterans - is a graphic account of the storming and taking of Hitler's Festung Europa ('Fortress Europe') by the Allies during the final eleven months of the Second World War.


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Department of Military Art and Engineering.;] -- Written for use as a textbook at the U.S. Military Academy; not an original or exhaustive study, but based on long scholarly research which is taken mainly from.

Get this from a library. A short military history of World War I: with atlas. [T Dodson Stamps; Vincent J Esposito; United States Military Academy.

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