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The Resource The guns of August, Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]

The guns of August, Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]

Label
The guns of August
Title
The guns of August
Statement of responsibility
Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim
Dewey number
940.4144
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1350
  • 1350
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Label
The guns of August, Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-455) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 511 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345386236
Lccn
93090461 //r962
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD51975068
  • CARL0623317875
  • (OCoLC)516422393
Label
The guns of August, Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-455) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 511 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345386236
Lccn
93090461 //r962
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD51975068
  • CARL0623317875
  • (OCoLC)516422393

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