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World War I: the Campaigns

The battles of World War I were fought in Europe, the  Middle East, and the Pacific. In memory of the war's 100th anniversary, check out some of the library's many resources on this global event whose repercussions are still being felt today:

To conquer hell: the Meuse-Argonne, 1918 by Edward G. Lengel


Verdun: the longest battle of the Great War by Paul Jankowski


Castles of steel: Britain, Germany, and the winning of the Great War at sea by Robert K. Massie


Yanks: the epic story of the American Army in World War I by John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower


Setting the desert on fire: T.E. Lawrence and Britain's secret war in Arabia, 1916/1918 by James Barr


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


The Berlin-Baghdad express: the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power by Sean McMeekin


Three armies on the Somme: the first battle of the twentieth century by William Philpott


Hundred days: the campaign that ended World War I by Nick Lloyd


Gallipoli by Peter Hart


The Marne 1914: the opening of World War I and the battle that changed the world by Holger H. Herwig


Silent night: the story of the World War I Christmas truce by Stanley Weintraub


Eden To Armageddon: World War I in the Middle East by Roger Ford