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The Resource A higher form of killing : six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever, Diana Preston

A higher form of killing : six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever, Diana Preston

Label
A higher form of killing : six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever
Title
A higher form of killing
Title remainder
six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever
Statement of responsibility
Diana Preston
Title variation
Six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An acclaimed historian chronicles the birth of weapons of mass destruction during World War I, including the use of poison gas by the Germans at Ypres, the torpedoes that sunk the Lusitania and an aerial bombardment of London by a zeppelin
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10414863
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Preston, Diana
Dewey number
940
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UF505.G3
LC item number
P74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Germany
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Ypres, 2nd Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1915
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Lusitania (Steamship)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Airships
  • Just war doctrine
  • War (Philosophy)
Target audience
adult
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six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare
Label
A higher form of killing : six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever, Diana Preston
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-324) 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620402122
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014019999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o884961513
  • (OCoLC)884961513
Label
A higher form of killing : six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever, Diana Preston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-324) 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620402122
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014019999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o884961513
  • (OCoLC)884961513

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