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The Resource Attrition : fighting the First World War, William Philpott

Attrition : fighting the First World War, William Philpott

Label
Attrition : fighting the First World War
Title
Attrition
Title remainder
fighting the First World War
Statement of responsibility
William Philpott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The First World War was too big to be grasped by its participants. In the retelling of their war in the competing memories of leaders and commanders, and the anguished fiction of its combatants, any sense of order and purpose, effort and achievement, was missing. Drawing on the experience of front line soldiers, munitions workers, politicians and those managing the vast economy of industrialised warfare, this book explains why and how this new type of conflict born out of industrial society was fought as it was
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Philpott, William James
Dewey number
  • 940.3
  • 940.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Warfare and Defence
Label
Attrition : fighting the First World War, William Philpott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780349000077
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
416 pages
Isbn
9780349000077
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Attrition : fighting the First World War, William Philpott
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780349000077
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
416 pages
Isbn
9780349000077
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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