Mapping The First World War: The Great War Through Maps from 1914-1918

Mapping The First World War: The Great War Through Maps from 1914-1918 by Peter Chasseaud
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ISBN
9780007522200
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
 
Dimensions
265 x 221 x 29mm

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The Great War was fought on many fronts, with single battles often fought across tens of miles and large troop numbers moving across huge distances. Maps give a greater overview and detail of the situation as it happened on the ground.

Types of maps featured:

Small scale maps showing country boundaries and occupied territories.

Large-scale maps covering the key battles and offensives on all fronts of the war.

Trench maps showing detailed positions of the frontline.

Maps from newspapers, battle planning and propaganda also included.

Maps clearly show the position of the allied and central powers including:

The Battle of Ypres

The Somme

Gallipoli

The Battle of Lodz

The Battle of Verdun

The Arab revolt; Lawrence and operations against Hejaz Railway

British and Indian advance up Tigris

The Battles of Coronel and Falklands

Along with the maps, key historical events will be described giving a plotted history of the war from an expert historian.
ISBN:
9780007522200
Publication Date:
01 / 11 / 2013
Dimensions:
265 x 221 x 29mm

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