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Title The Great War : a photographic narrative / Mark Holborn and Hilary Roberts.
Published New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Imperial War Museums, 2013.
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 Floor2 Folio/Oversize  D522 .G64 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition First American edition.
Description 502 pages : chiefly photographs ; 30 cm
Content Type text
still image
Format volume
Note "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
"Published by Alfred A. Knopf in association with Imperial War Museums"--Title page verso.
Contents An editorial note / Mark Holborn -- June 1914-December 1914 -- January 1915-January 1916 -- February 1916-December 1916 -- January 1917-December 1917 -- January 1918-November 1918 -- Photography in the Great War / Hilary Roberts.
Summary "On the occasion of the centenary of World War I in August 2014--an unprecedented, spectacular pictorial history of the first global war in 380 black-and-white photographs, many never seen before, from Imperial War Museums. This monumental, dramatic photographic narrative captures the war from the early arms race that developed around the massing of prewar battleship fleets to the final moments of the conflict with the sinking of the German fleet in Scapa. The photographs span the many battlefronts throughout the world: from the British Isles to the south Atlantic, across Europe and the Ottoman Empire, Sudan and East Africa, Jerusalem and Damascus. Here are soldiers from across the globe, vast battleships, dirigibles overhead, the streets of London, the first battle of Ypres, German submarines at sea, the beaches of Gallipoli, the battle of Jutland, the battle of the Somme trenches, and much, much more"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial works.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Photography.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Chronology.
Imperial War Museum (Great Britain) -- Photograph collections.
Related Names Holborn, Mark, 1949-
Roberts, Hilary, author.
Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
ISBN 9780385350709 hardcover
0385350708 hardcover
OCLC number 827258425