A History of the Great War, Volume 4 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

A History of the Great War, Volume 4 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by John Buchan
     
 

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Buchan covered World War I for The Times of London, as well as working for Britain’s War Propaganda Bureau. Collected here are his observations and analysis. The autumn of 1917 saw Germany in trouble and Russia’s downfall, which is where this fourth and last volume picks up. The last section of Buchan’s ambitious series is called “…  See more details below

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Buchan covered World War I for The Times of London, as well as working for Britain’s War Propaganda Bureau. Collected here are his observations and analysis. The autumn of 1917 saw Germany in trouble and Russia’s downfall, which is where this fourth and last volume picks up. The last section of Buchan’s ambitious series is called “The Surrender,” and closes with a glance back at, and mindful analysis of, the Great War.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411442085
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
577
File size:
758 KB

Meet the Author

John Buchan (1875-1940), first Baron Tweedsmuir, was a Scottish novelist and member of Parliament, who served as the Governor General of Canada. He wrote many novels as well as books on politics, history, biography, and criticism. But he is best known for his suspense novel The Thirty-Nine Steps, made into a film by Alfred Hitchcock.

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