World War One : A Very Peculiar History

World War One : A Very Peculiar History

Book Title: World War One : A Very Peculiar History

Author: Jim Pipe

Format: Hardback | 192 pages

Publication Date: 03 Oct 2017

ISBN-13: 9781908177001

A quirky, unique look at the history of the First World War.
What made the Great War stand out from all others? What incredible things--no matter how risky or bizarre--did people do to defend their country as the battles raged? What mind-boggling statistics can begin to capture what occurred? From the nicknames coined at the time to the equipment the troops used and the harsh conditions they faced, this engaging history explores every facet of the War.