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The Resource With our backs to the wall : victory and defeat in 1918, David Stevenson

With our backs to the wall : victory and defeat in 1918, David Stevenson

Label
With our backs to the wall : victory and defeat in 1918
Title
With our backs to the wall
Title remainder
victory and defeat in 1918
Statement of responsibility
David Stevenson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings attention to the war's ominous end--the Allies incomplete victory, and the tragic ramifications for world peace just two decades later. It addresses the role of the Russian Revolution, industrial mobilization, economics, logistics and technological innovation
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Stevenson, D.
Dewey number
940.4/34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D531
LC item number
.S73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
With our backs to the wall : victory and defeat in 1918, David Stevenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Deadlock, 1914-1917 -- On the defensive, March-July 1918 -- On the attack, July-November 1918 -- The new warfare: intelligence, technology, and logistics -- The human factor: manpower and morale -- Securing the seas: submarines and shipping -- The war economies: money, guns, and butter -- The home fronts: gender, class, and nation -- Armistice and after
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, [21], 688 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674062269
Lccn
2011011916
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky235671429
  • (OCoLC)709670290
  • 810563
Label
With our backs to the wall : victory and defeat in 1918, David Stevenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Deadlock, 1914-1917 -- On the defensive, March-July 1918 -- On the attack, July-November 1918 -- The new warfare: intelligence, technology, and logistics -- The human factor: manpower and morale -- Securing the seas: submarines and shipping -- The war economies: money, guns, and butter -- The home fronts: gender, class, and nation -- Armistice and after
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, [21], 688 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674062269
Lccn
2011011916
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky235671429
  • (OCoLC)709670290
  • 810563

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