The Resource World War I reference library, Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor, (electronic resource)

World War I reference library, Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
World War I reference library
Title
World War I reference library
Statement of responsibility
Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor
Title variation
  • World War I
  • World War one
  • World War 1
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers major topics related to the period, including the roots of the war; causes of U.S. involvement; the Espionage Act and Sedition Act; weapons of mass destruction; and more. Profiles the major players of the period, including Woodrow Wilson, Kaiser Wilhelm II, John Pershing, and Henri-Philippe Petain. Presents full or excerpted primary source materials, including diaries, speeches, letters, journals and memoirs
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pendergast, Tom
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pendergast, Sara
  • Slovey, Christine
  • Gale Group
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
World War I reference library, Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Vol. 1. Almanac: Buildup to war -- Setting the world on fire: the start of World War I -- Settling in: the first years on the Western Front -- Changing tides of war on the Western Front -- The war in the East -- The far-flung war: fighting on distant fronts -- The war at sea -- Technology -- The home front: fighting a total war -- Reluctant warriors: the United States in World War I -- The failed peace -- Conclusion: the costs of war
  • Vol. 2. Biographies: Sarah Aaronsohn -- Mustafa Kemal Ataturk -- William "Billy" Avery Bishop -- Edith Cavell -- George Creel -- Alexandra Fyodorovna -- Franz Ferdinand -- Ferdinand Foch -- Douglas Haig -- Jean Jaures -- Kathe Kollwitz -- Fritz Kreisler -- T. E. Lawrence -- Vladimir Lenin -- Erich Ludendorff -- Mata Hari -- Wilfred Owen -- John Joseph Pershing -- Henri-Philippe Petain -- Manfred von Richthofen -- Eddie Rickenbacker -- Alan Seeger -- Richard Stumpf -- Helen Thomas -- Wilhelm II -- Woodrow Wilson -- Alvin C. York
  • Vol. 3. Primary sources: Ch. 1. A soldier's life: The rush to war -- Confronting the horrors of war -- Reactions to war's end from the front -- Ch. 2. Documents of diplomacy: Secret treaties -- The willy-nicky telegrams -- Germany's passage through Belgium -- Ch. 3. America's emergence as a world power: Woodrow Wilson's declaration of neutrality -- Woodrow Wilson's war message -- Woodrow Wilson's fourteen points -- Ch. 4. Literature of the Great War: Poetry of World War I -- Erich Maria Remarque -- Ernest Hemingway -- Ch. 5. The home front: World War I propaganda posters -- Rosa Luxemburg -- The Russian revolution
Control code
GVRL0PID
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780787654795
Isbn Type
(cumulative index)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650345348
Label
World War I reference library, Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Vol. 1. Almanac: Buildup to war -- Setting the world on fire: the start of World War I -- Settling in: the first years on the Western Front -- Changing tides of war on the Western Front -- The war in the East -- The far-flung war: fighting on distant fronts -- The war at sea -- Technology -- The home front: fighting a total war -- Reluctant warriors: the United States in World War I -- The failed peace -- Conclusion: the costs of war
  • Vol. 2. Biographies: Sarah Aaronsohn -- Mustafa Kemal Ataturk -- William "Billy" Avery Bishop -- Edith Cavell -- George Creel -- Alexandra Fyodorovna -- Franz Ferdinand -- Ferdinand Foch -- Douglas Haig -- Jean Jaures -- Kathe Kollwitz -- Fritz Kreisler -- T. E. Lawrence -- Vladimir Lenin -- Erich Ludendorff -- Mata Hari -- Wilfred Owen -- John Joseph Pershing -- Henri-Philippe Petain -- Manfred von Richthofen -- Eddie Rickenbacker -- Alan Seeger -- Richard Stumpf -- Helen Thomas -- Wilhelm II -- Woodrow Wilson -- Alvin C. York
  • Vol. 3. Primary sources: Ch. 1. A soldier's life: The rush to war -- Confronting the horrors of war -- Reactions to war's end from the front -- Ch. 2. Documents of diplomacy: Secret treaties -- The willy-nicky telegrams -- Germany's passage through Belgium -- Ch. 3. America's emergence as a world power: Woodrow Wilson's declaration of neutrality -- Woodrow Wilson's war message -- Woodrow Wilson's fourteen points -- Ch. 4. Literature of the Great War: Poetry of World War I -- Erich Maria Remarque -- Ernest Hemingway -- Ch. 5. The home front: World War I propaganda posters -- Rosa Luxemburg -- The Russian revolution
Control code
GVRL0PID
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780787654795
Isbn Type
(cumulative index)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650345348

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