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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philpott, William James
Dewey number
  • 940.3
  • 940.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781408703557
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781408703557
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Attrition : fighting the First World War, William Philpott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781408703557
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781408703557
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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