World War One: 1914-1918 : the war to end all wars

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Campfire, Kalyani Navyug Media Pvt Ltd,
Pub. Date:
2014.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 720L
Description
"The lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our time." -Sir Edward Grey, British Foreign Secretary The First World War, also known as the Great War, involved over thirty nations and resulted in the deaths of millions of young men. nbsp;This stunning new book brings history to life as we see the war through the eyes of the young conscripted servicemen on all sides of the conflict. Introducing the advent of tanks, airplanes, air raids, submarines and gas attacks, we take a close look at the first modern war of the 20th Century. From the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo to the Treaty of Versailles we see for ourselves what life was like in the trenches, on the home front, at sea and in the air. This is more than just a history book; it is a fully illustrated journey into another age. We follow the fortunes of a group of young conscripts and volunteers to discover what life was really like in the trenches and how they coped with returning home after the horrors of the front line.
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID e3e66b44-ca2c-4e6f-21a2-f6adad3a5ea6
Grouping Title world war one 1914 1918 the war to end all wars
Grouping Author cowsill alan
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-17 00:37:44AM
Last Indexed 2019-06-19 01:58:45AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Kumar, Jagdish (Comic book inker),, Sharma, Lalit, Sharma, Vijay., Sherawat, Pradeep.
author Cowsill, Alan.
author2-role Kumar, Jagdish(Comic book inker),illustrator., Sharma, Lalitartist., Sharma, Vijay.illustrator., Sherawat, Pradeep.illustrator.
author_display Cowsill, Alan
available_at_berthoud Berthoud Community Library District
detailed_location_berthoud Berthoud Community Library District - Young Adult Graphic Novel
display_description "It was the first major conflict of the 20th century, a war that devastated the whole of Europe and expanded across the entire globe, decimating a generation. From the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo to the armistice of 1918, World War One: 1914-1918 provides a complete overview of the war that shaped the modern world from the viewpoint of the servicemen who fought in it, creating a unique graphic novel history of one of the most destructive conflicts of all time."--Back cover.
format_berthoud Graphic Novel
format_category_berthoud Books
id e3e66b44-ca2c-4e6f-21a2-f6adad3a5ea6
isbn 9789380741857, 9789380741864
item_details ils:76448|169413|Berthoud Community Library District - Young Adult Graphic Novel|YA GRAPHIC NOVEL WWI|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||BERTHOUD||
itype_berthoud Book
last_indexed 2019-06-19T07:58:45.358Z
lexile_code GN: Graphic Novel
lexile_score 720
literary_form Unknown
literary_form_full Unknown
local_callnumber_berthoud YA GRAPHIC NOVEL WWI
owning_library_berthoud Berthoud Community Library District
owning_location_berthoud Berthoud Community Library District
primary_isbn 9789380741857
publishDate 2014
record_details ils:76448|Graphic Novel|Books||English|Campfire, Kalyani Navyug Media Pvt Ltd,|2014.|109 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_berthoud
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:76448 169413 On Shelf On Shelf true true true false false true
series History
subject_facet Graphic novels, World War, 1914-1918 -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature
title_display World War One : 1914-1918 : the war to end all wars
title_full World War One : 1914-1918 : the war to end all wars / written by: Alan Cowsill ; illustrated by: Lalit Kumar Sharma ; inking by: Jagdish Kumar ; colorists: Pradeep Sherawat, Vijay Sharma
title_short World War One :
title_sub 1914-1918 : the war to end all wars
topic_facet World War, 1914-1918