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Product Description: The First World War was one of the seminal events in world history. This book offers a unique perspective on the world's first truly global conflict. It traces its history through the examination of both public and office items such as the Railway carriage where the the Armistice was signed, Siegfried Sasson's letter of protest, the football kicked by the 8th East Surreys on the Somme and personal objects like the Queen's chocolate box given to troops in 1914...read more

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9781780973968 | Carlton Books Ltd, March 4, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Commemorate the centenary of the first truly global conflict through images of 100 iconic items, from the gas mask, zeppelin, and Churchill's famous cigar to personal possessions that tell poignant stories of those who fought and suffered.

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9780233004693 | Andre Deutsch Ltd, November 1, 2015, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: The First World War was one of the seminal events in world history.

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By Peter Gray (editor) and Gary Sheffield (editor)

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9781441156334, titled "Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 19, 2013, cover price $130.00

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9781474232975, titled "Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918" | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015), cover price $39.95 | also contains Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918

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Product Description: The First World War was a watershed in world history. Tragic but far from futile, its origins, events and legacy have roused impassioned debate, creating multiple interpretations and confusion for those encountering the period for the first time...read more

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9781780743646 | Oneworld Pubns Ltd, October 14, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The First World War was a watershed in world history.

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Product Description: Gary Sheffield is one of the most versatile and stimulating of military historians at work today. For 25 years, in a series of perceptive books and articles, he has examined the First World War from many angles - from the point of view of the politicians and the high command through to the junior officers and other ranks in the front line...read more
By Gary Sheffield and Peter Simkins (foreword by)

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9781781590218 | Pen & Sword, June 19, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Gary Sheffield is one of the most versatile and stimulating of military historians at work today.

By Eugene P. Ryan and Gary Sheffield (foreword by)

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9781781593165, titled "Haig’s Medical Officer: The Papers of Colonel Eugene ‘micky’ Ryan Cmg Dso Ramc" | Pen & Sword, February 19, 2014, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: ‘Well written and persuasive …objective and well-rounded….this scholarly rehabilitation should be the standard biography’ **** Andrew Roberts, Mail on Sunday ‘A true judgment of him must lie somewhere between hero and zero, and in this detailed biography Gary Sheffield shows himself well qualified to make it … a balanced portrait’ Sunday Times ‘Solid scholarship and admirable advocacy’ Sunday Telegraph Douglas Haig is the single most controversial general in British history...read more
By Saul David (foreword by) and Gary Sheffield

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9781845137694 | Reprint edition (Aurum Pr Ltd, May 1, 2012), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: ‘Well written and persuasive …objective and well-rounded….

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Product Description: The changing role of women in warfare, a neglected aspect of military history, is the subject of this collection of perceptive, thought-provoking essays. By looking at the wide range of ways in which women have become involved in all the aspects of war, the authors open up this fascinating topic to wider understanding and debate...read more
By Celia Lee (editor), Gary Sheffield (foreword by) and Paul Edward Strong (editor)

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9781848846692, titled "Women In War: From Home Front to Front Line" | Pen & Sword, June 19, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The changing role of women in warfare, a neglected aspect of military history, is the subject of this collection of perceptive, thought-provoking essays.

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Product Description: Ninety-four years after its end, the First World War still fascinates. From the ordinary soldiers to the commanding generals, from obscure actions to major battles, The Western Front Experience is a riveting, all-encompassing guide to one of the most terrible periods of warfare the world has ever known...read more

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9781847329172 | Csm nov edition (Carlton Books Ltd, February 7, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ninety-four years after its end, the First World War still fascinates.
9781847321329 | Slp har/co edition (Carlton Books Ltd, October 1, 2008), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: For all of the novels, films, and television programs made about the First World War, it is frequently misunderstood.

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9780205307357, titled "Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity" | Allyn & Bacon, December 1, 1998, cover price $50.00 | also contains Public Speaking in the Age of Diversity | About this edition: Public speaking acts as a bridge to change: change in knowledge, change in attitudes or beliefs, change in values and behaviors.

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Product Description: A collection of key essays in the field of War Studies with an authoritative introduction by one of the leading figures in the discipline.
By Gary Sheffield (editor)

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9780826421869 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 2, 2010, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: A collection of key essays in the field of War Studies with an authoritative introduction by one of the leading figures in the discipline.

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9780826420701 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 2, 2010, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Thisreader will provide authoritative and thought-provoking pieces of War Studies scholarship in an accessible form.

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Product Description: The book starts with on the capture of Vimy Ridge and the nearly spur of Notre Dame de Lorette in October 1914. The major battles of spring and autumn 1915 is described as is the twelve month period from late autumn 1915 when British forces occupied the lines on the western Ridge...read more
By Gary Sheffield (foreword by) and Jack Sheldon

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9781844156801 | Pen & Sword, September 30, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The book starts with on the capture of Vimy Ridge and the nearly spur of Notre Dame de Lorette in October 1914.

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A study by historians of the First World War considers various aspects of command at various levels on the Western Front. This book describes, if the British Army really had been led by donkeys, then how was the war won and how did the Army reach such a peak of military excellence in 1918?
By Gary Sheffield (editor) and Dan Todman (editor)

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9781862274204 | History Pr Ltd, September 1, 2008, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A study by historians of the First World War considers various aspects of command at various levels on the Western Front.

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Product Description: World War I stands as a watershed in the evolution of modern warfare, with the development of sophisticated trench systems forming a battlefield over 400 miles long, notable improvements in weaponry and equipment and the first example of tanks being used in battle...read more
By Gary Sheffield (editor)

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9781846032103 | Osprey Pub Co, June 26, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: World War I stands as a watershed in the evolution of modern warfare, with the development of sophisticated trench systems forming a battlefield over 400 miles long, notable improvements in weaponry and equipment and the first example of tanks being used in battle.

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