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The Resource The beauty and the sorrow : an intimate history of the First World War, Peter Englund ; translated by Peter Graves

The beauty and the sorrow : an intimate history of the First World War, Peter Englund ; translated by Peter Graves

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The beauty and the sorrow : an intimate history of the First World War
Title
The beauty and the sorrow
Title remainder
an intimate history of the First World War
Statement of responsibility
Peter Englund ; translated by Peter Graves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
Describing the experiences of 20 ordinary people from around the world, all now known, the author explores the everyday aspects of war: not only the tragedy and horror, but also the absurdity, monotony and even beauty
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1957-
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Englund, Peter
Dewey number
  • 940.3
  • 940.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
Literary form
non fiction
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Warfare and Defence
Label
The beauty and the sorrow : an intimate history of the First World War, Peter Englund ; translated by Peter Graves
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846683435
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 532 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781847654304
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
The beauty and the sorrow : an intimate history of the First World War, Peter Englund ; translated by Peter Graves
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846683435
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 532 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781847654304
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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