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The Resource The guns of August ; : The proud tower, Barbara W. Tuchman ; Margaret MacMillan, editor

The guns of August ; : The proud tower, Barbara W. Tuchman ; Margaret MacMillan, editor

Label
The guns of August ; : The proud tower
Title
The guns of August ;
Title remainder
The proud tower
Statement of responsibility
Barbara W. Tuchman ; Margaret MacMillan, editor
Title variation
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
  • Proud tower
Title variation remainder
The guns of August, The proud tower
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't
Tone
Writing style
Award
Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 1963.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154848
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuchman, Barbara W.
Dewey number
940.4144
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D530
LC item number
.T8 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1350
  • 1350
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1912-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • MacMillan, Margaret
  • Tuchman, Barbara W.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The library of America
Series volume
222
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • History, Modern
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
The guns of August ; : The proud tower, Barbara W. Tuchman ; Margaret MacMillan, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-507 and p. 1101-1162) 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
21 cm.
Extent
1257 pages, [64] pages of plates
Isbn
9781598531459
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011928609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o731911132
  • (OCoLC)731911132
Label
The guns of August ; : The proud tower, Barbara W. Tuchman ; Margaret MacMillan, editor
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-507 and p. 1101-1162) 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
21 cm.
Extent
1257 pages, [64] pages of plates
Isbn
9781598531459
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011928609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o731911132
  • (OCoLC)731911132

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