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A world undone

the story of the Great War, 1914-1918

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This edition was published in by Delacorte Press in New York.

Written in English

670 pages

The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the world we live in today.

The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the world we live in today.

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A World Undone: The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918
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A world undone: the story of the Great War, 1914-1918
2006, Delacorte Press
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A World Undone

The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918

First published in 2006



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The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the world we live in today.

The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the world we live in today.

A world undone

the story of the Great War, 1914-1918

This edition was published in by Delacorte Press in New York.


Table of Contents

List of maps and illustrations
Major characters
July 1914: into the abyss
The Serbs
The Hapsburgs
The Hohenzollerns
The Romanovs
The Ottoman Turks
Paris in 1914
London 1914
The junkers
The French commanders
Flanders fields
The machinery of death
The Dardanelles: the sea war
Ypres again: Troglodytes
Gallipoli
Genocide
Verdun: landships and airships - Maelstrom: the Jews of Germany - The Somme
Turnips and submarines
The Cossacks
The Nivelle offensive
Passchendaele
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Lawrence of Arabia
Ludendorff
The women
The gardeners of Salonika

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [649]-657) and index

Other Titles
Story of the Great War, 1914-1918

Classifications

Library of Congress
D521 .M56 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxxi, 670 p. :
Number of pages
670

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17210244M
Internet Archive
worldundonestory00gjme
ISBN 10
0553803549
ISBN 13
9780553803549
LC Control Number
2005058966
Library Thing
1043948
Goodreads
100834

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