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World War I - General Section
'The Great War', the war to end wars - or so it was thought!  A period of rapid technical advancement, with the development of tanks, massive guns & poison gas. The airplane came into its own & Millions died on the battlefields of Europe to secure final Allied victory - a hollow victory  which ultimately led to the emergence of the Nazi evil in Germany     
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A LAST DIARY OF THE GREAT WARR

"By Samuel Pepys Jnr, sometime of Magdalene College in Cambridge and of His Majesty's Navy Office, Esquire MA." A humorous account of the Great War from the Summer of 1917 to December 1918 written in the style of Pepys.

1919, John Lane,The Bodley Head, , ,< D-01>,xii + 308pp, col plate, b/w plates, brown boards, cloth at the spine, g/vg, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 14524-01..............................£8.00 

FIFTY AMAZING STORIES OF THE GREAT WAR

Boards marked front hinge splitting, edges browning. Accounts of activities, actions and experiences in World War I from contributors such as Sir Philip Gibbs, Wilfrid Ewart, Bruce bairnsfather, R H Motram and many others.

1936, Odhams Press, , ,< D-01>,767pp, illustrations, , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 16451-01..............................£5.00 

GREAT FIRST WORLD WAR STORIES

Originally published in a slightly different form in 1930. A collection of short stories covering many aspects of the Great War. Home Front, front Line, In Hospital, At Sea and even the lighter side. The contributing authors include John Galsworthy, Edith Wharton, Somerset Maugham, Saki and many others.

1994, Chancellor Press, , 1851525165,< D-01>,702pp, Slight browning on page edges. very good in illustrated boards, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 34784-01..............................£8.00 

INDIA'S SERVICES IN THE WAR

Reprint of 1922 edition. Poor quality binding and printing. The book provides an account of financial contributions and services in men and materials rendered by one of the poorest and most impoverished countries to the global superpower of the time. It details the sacrifices made by Indians, including rich and poor, women and students. With accounts of services by Indian royalty, including the Nizam of Hyderabad and Gaekwad of Baroda, and many others, plus an in-depth discussion of constitutional, administrative and economic reforms initiated during the war.

1993, Low Price Publications, , 818555708X,< D-01>,439pp plus illustrations, , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 37568-01..............................£15.00 

INFANTRY IN BATTLE

Published by the Infantry Journal. Washington DC. A revised edition with many sections completely rewritten. A detailed and comprehensive study of small unit actions fought by the German, British, French, and American units in World War I.

1939, Infantry Journal Press, , ,< D-01>,xiv + 422pp, 120 maps, indices, Good in rubbed boards. Prev. owner inscr. dated 1939, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 15263-01..............................£12.00 

ORDER OF BATTLE OF THE UNITED STATES LAND FORCES IN THE WORLD WAR: AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES

DIVISIONS VOLUME 2. Facsimile reprint, originally published between 1931 and 1949. This volume provides outline histories of the AEF's divisions, with tables that offer the reader a broad survey of operations in both major and minor theaters.

1988, Center of MilitaryHistory, , ,< D-01>,450pp, Very good in blue boards with gilt titles., ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 34512-01..............................£30.00 

ORDER OF BATTLE OF THE UNITED STATES LAND FORCES IN THE WORLD WAR: VOL. 3 PARTS 1, 2 AND 3

First published between 1931 and 1949. This section was originally printed in two volumes. For the readers convenience a new appendix Posts, Camps and Stations has been added to Part 2. These volumes include the organization and activities of the War Department, the territorial departments, the divisions that did not deploy overseas and a directory of troops covering all organizations that made up the army between 1917 and 1919.

1988, Center of MilitaryHistory, , ,< D-01>,1593pp, Good in blue boards with gilt titles, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 34513-01..............................£60.00 

PARIS MATCH: 4 NUMEROS TRICOLORES 14/18 LA GRANDE GUERRE

BOUND VOLUMES. French text. A privately hard bound collection of historical issues of Paris Match Magazine from 1964. The volumes are: No.1: Aout 1914. La Grande Guerre No.2: Les Tranchees. Hommage Aux Combattants No.3: Verdun No.4: La Victoire Bound in large format red boards, the magazines are all in good condition.

1964, Paris Match, , ,< D-01>,, good in red boards, Fr.text,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 12155-01..............................£40.00 

PUNCH VOL. CXLVIII (148) JANUARY - JUNE 1915

Brown boards rubbed, previous owner name on inside board. Subtitled - or the London Charivari - Readers will note how Punch ironically observes that life in Britain, particularly that of the privileged classes, carried on much as before. Not 150 miles away working men and junior officers, some just out of their public schools, were being blown to pieces in the carnage of the Western Front. Meanwhile the Generals who sent them 'over the top' were feted as heros

1915, , , ,< D-01>,520pp. illustrations, index., , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 37309-01..............................£30.00 

THE GERMAN FORCES IN THE FIELD, NOVEMBER 1918

An Imperial War Museum/Battery Press, reprint of the British Official History compiled by the General Staff, War Office (7th Revision, 11th November, 1918). Provides full details of the deployment of all Active and Reserve Formations including Independent Divisions and Brigades, Landwehr, Mobile Ersatz and Landsturm Units in each Army Corps District plus Naval Corps, Alpine Corps and Provisional Formations.

1995, Imperial War Museum, , 187042395X,< D-01>,263pp, maps, New, still in shrinkwrap, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 19034-02..............................£30.00 

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