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The Resource Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour : Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax, by Joseph E. Persico

Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour : Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax, by Joseph E. Persico

Label
Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour : Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax
Title
Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour
Title remainder
Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph E. Persico
Title variation
Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Re-creates November 11, 1918, the final day of World War I, when Allied military commanders in search of glory and advancement flung men against an already beaten enemy, leading to eleven thousand casualties
Summary
Re-creates November 11, 1918, the final day of World War I, when Allied military commanders in search of glory and advancement flung men against an already beaten enemy, leading to eleven thousand casualties
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171480
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Persico, Joseph E
Dewey number
940.4/39
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D523
LC item number
.P44 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Armistice Day
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax
Label
Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour : Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax, by Joseph E. Persico
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [427]-433) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The desperate hours -- The boy who blew up the world -- "A lovely war" -- 'Goya at his most Macabre" -- Upon a midnight clear -- "The God who gave the cannon gave the cross" -- The three musketeers -- A scar from Belgium to Switzerland -- Every inch a soldier -- "They shall not pass" -- "What did you do in the great war, Dad?" -- "Tomorrow I shall take my men over the top" -- "Hindenburg! The name itself is massive" -- "Keeping the world safe for democracy" -- "Acts prejudicial to military discipline" -- Doughboys -- "Sweet and noble to die for one's country" -- "Over there" -- "If this is our country, then this is our war" -- Ludendorff's grand gamble -- "A German bullet is cleaner that a whore" -- Baptism in Cantigny -- "Do you want to live forever?" -- "I don't expect to see any of you again" -- "Do you wish to take part in this battle?" -- A civilized end to pointless slaughter -- A plague in the trenches -- "Victims who will die in vain" -- "We knew the end could not be far off" -- "Pass the word. Cease fire at eleven!" -- "Little short of murder" -- The fate of Private Gunther -- "This fateful morning came an end to all wars" -- Greater losses than on D-Day -- "Only the dead have seen the end of war."
Control code
14953975
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 456 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375508257
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54462011
  • (OCoLC)54462011
Label
Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour : Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax, by Joseph E. Persico
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [427]-433) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The desperate hours -- The boy who blew up the world -- "A lovely war" -- 'Goya at his most Macabre" -- Upon a midnight clear -- "The God who gave the cannon gave the cross" -- The three musketeers -- A scar from Belgium to Switzerland -- Every inch a soldier -- "They shall not pass" -- "What did you do in the great war, Dad?" -- "Tomorrow I shall take my men over the top" -- "Hindenburg! The name itself is massive" -- "Keeping the world safe for democracy" -- "Acts prejudicial to military discipline" -- Doughboys -- "Sweet and noble to die for one's country" -- "Over there" -- "If this is our country, then this is our war" -- Ludendorff's grand gamble -- "A German bullet is cleaner that a whore" -- Baptism in Cantigny -- "Do you want to live forever?" -- "I don't expect to see any of you again" -- "Do you wish to take part in this battle?" -- A civilized end to pointless slaughter -- A plague in the trenches -- "Victims who will die in vain" -- "We knew the end could not be far off" -- "Pass the word. Cease fire at eleven!" -- "Little short of murder" -- The fate of Private Gunther -- "This fateful morning came an end to all wars" -- Greater losses than on D-Day -- "Only the dead have seen the end of war."
Control code
14953975
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 456 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375508257
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54462011
  • (OCoLC)54462011

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