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NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1
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NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1
NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1
NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1
NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1

NO MAN'S LAND THE STORY OF 1918 HB TOLAND WORLD WAR 1

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NO MAN'S LAND

THE STORY OF 1918

BY JOHN TOLLAND

PUBLISHED BY EYRE METHUEN, 1980.

Synopsis

From freezing infantrymen huddled in bloodied trenches on the frontlines to intricate political maneuvering and tense strategy sessions in European capitals, noted historian John Toland tells of the unforgettable final year of the First World War. As 1918 opened, the Allies and Central Powers remained locked in a desperate, bloody stalemate, despite the deaths of millions of soldiers over the previous three and a half years. The arrival of the Americans "over there" by the middle of the year turned the tide of war, resulting in an Allied victory in November. In these pages, participants on both sides, from enlisted men to generals and prime ministers to monarchs, vividly recount the battles, sensational events, and behind-the-scenes strategies that shaped that climatic, terrifying year. It's all here-the horrific futility of going over the top into a hail of bullets in No Man's Land; the enigmatic death of the legendary German ace the Red Baron; Operation Michael, a punishing German attack in the spring; the Americans long-awaited arrival in June; the murder of Russian Czar Nicholas and his family, and the growing fear of a communist menace in the east; and the armistice on November 11. The different points of view of Germans, Americans, British, French, and Russians add depth, complexity, and understanding to the tragedies and triumphs of the War to End All Wars

BOOK.......... HARDBACK

PUBLISHER..... EYRE METHUEN, 1980

DUSTJACKET....... YES

DUSTJACKET CONDITION..... POOR NUMEROUS NICKS CHIPS CREASES AND SMALL TEARS TO ALL EDGES, CORNERS BUMPED.

BOOK CONDITION...... GILT ON RED CLOTH

FINGERWEAR TO TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE, CORNERS BUMPED, ENDPAPERS DECORATED WITH MAPS, A CLEAN COPY.

PAGE COUNT... 651 PAGES.


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