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World War I: Biographies

In memory of the 100th anniversary of the Great War check out one of these biographies of the people who lived through it:

Ace of aces: the life of captain Eddie Rickenbacker by H. Paul Jeffers


Suddenly we didn't want to die: memoirs of a World War I marine by Elton E. Mackin ; with an introduction and annotation by George B. Clark ; foreword by Victor H. Krulak


Archduke of Sarajevo: The romance and tragedy of Franz Ferdinand of Austria by Gordon Brook-Shepherd


Femme fatale: love, lies, and the unknown life of Mata Hari by Pat Shipman


Hero: the life and legend of Lawrence of Arabia by Michael Korda


Richthofen: beyond the legend of the Red Baron by Peter Kilduff


The last Kaiser: the life of Wilhelm II by Giles MacDonogh


Sergeant York: an American hero by David D. Lee


The long way home: an American journey from Ellis Island to the Great War by David Laskin


My experiences in the World War. Vol. 1 by John J. Pershing


Hemingway in love and war: the lost diary of Agnes von Kurowsky by Henry S. Villard and James Nagel


Woodrow Wilson: a biography by John Milton Cooper


King, Kaiser, Tsar: three royal cousins who led the world to war by Catrine Clay


Pershing by Jim Lacey


Five lieutenants: the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I by James Carl Nelson


Democracy's prisoner: Eugene V. Debs, the great war, and the right to dissent by Ernest Freeberg


George, Nicholas, and Wilhelm: three royal cousins and the road to World War I by Miranda Carter


Who killed the Red Baron? [videodisc]