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The Great War By Yusun Beck
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The Great Boer War: Illustrated By Arthur Conan Doyle
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The Great Boer War is a non-fiction work on the Boer War by Arthur Conan Doyle and first published in 1900. During the course of the war some sixteen Editions of this work have appeared, each of... More > which was, I hope, a little more full and accurate than that which preceded it. I may fairly claim, however, that the absolute mistakes made have been few in number, and that I have never had occasion to reverse, and seldom to modify, the judgments which I have formed. In this final edition the early text has been carefully revised and all fresh available knowledge has been added within the limits of a single volume narrative. Of the various episodes in the latter half of the war it is impossible to say that the material is available for a complete and final chronicle. By the aid, however, of the official dispatches, of the newspapers, and of many private letters, I have done my best to give an intelligible and accurate account of the matter.< Less
The Great War In England In 1897 By William Le Queux
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The Great War in England in 1897 was written by William Le Queux and published in 1894. Le Queux's work is an early example of Invasion literature genre, which began with The Battle of Dorking in... More > 1871, where the British are soundly defeated by an invading German army. The Battle of Dorking was written by army veteran George Tomkyns Chesney, originally as a warning against the further demobilisation of the British armed forces. Le Queux's novel depicts Britain being invaded by coalition forces led by France and Russia, who make several early advances, but the brave English patriots fight on and eventually manage to turn the tide, especially after Germany enters the war on the side of the British. The invasion goes the other way as the victors divide the spoils: Britain seizes Algeria and Russian Central Asia, thus decisively winning The Great Game, while Germany annexes more of mainland France in addition to Alsace-Lorraine, thus leaving the enemies crushed and both the British and German empires...< Less
A Journal of the Great War By Charles Gates Dawes
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A new critical edition of A Journal of The Great War, edited by Jenny Thompson, with two new essays that explore the broader story of Dawes’ war experience. First published in 1921, A Journal... More > of the Great War provides a fascinating glimpse into the challenges faced by the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) during the United States’ 18-month involvement in World War I. During the war, Dawes served as General Purchasing Agent for the AEF and also as confidant to General Pershing. His journal, written while he was stationed in France from August 1917 to July 1919, offers a behind-the-scenes look at the power struggles and political maneuvering that took place among American and European political and military leaders as they sought to fight the war as an allied force. Part document of life in wartime France, part war diary, and part mentation on the means of exercising power, Dawes’ journal is a unique contribution to the literature of World War I. Includes photographs.< Less
Literature Help: Seize the Day By Students' Academy
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In the 1950s, the protagonist of the novel, Wilhelm, reaches the age of forty-four. It becomes obvious that the protagonist had experienced all that the author had experienced in his life. Tommy... More > Wilhelm lives in America in the 1950s. it is clear that the America was economically much stronger than before. In the backdrop there is the Cold War which inspires great developments in science and technology in America and the Soviet Union. Literature Help: Seize the Day Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Major Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less
Literature Help: Cold Mountain By Students' Academy
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The story has several similarities with the all time great book “The Odyssey” written by Homer. The narrative keeps on shifting between the story of Inman and the story of Ada Monroe,... More > taking the reader back and forth. Ada Monroe is the daughter of a minister who has recently left Charleston and moved to a farm in the rural mountain community called Cold Mountain. W. P. Inman also comes from that community. Inman and Ada come to know each other but only after a brief time of their acquaintanceship Inman goes to the war. He hopes to see Ada again and that is why he eventually deserts the army and takes a very dangerous journey back home. Literature Help: Cold Mountain Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less
Britain and the Great War, 1914-1918 By Barry Wintour
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In the main body of this bibliography will be found works relevant to a study of the Great War in Britain on a range of aspects such as the armed services, the civilian front, industry, politics,... More > propaganda, and the media during the years of the war. Cultural aspects are covered by the inclusion of works on art, literature, music, the cinema, and the theatre relating not only to the years when the war was in progress but also to the years after the war had ended. Some general works and works of relevance specifically to the pre-war years are included in prefatory sections of the bibliography as background material. An appendix of some general and specialised research resources is provided for those interested in discovering other material which could be of assistance in a study of the Great War.< Less
Rounding up the Raider: A Naval Story of the Great War By Percy F. (Percy Francis) Westerman
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Percy Francis Westerman (1876 – 22 February 1959) was a... More > prolific author of children's literature, many of his books adventures with military and naval themes.He was born in Portsmouth, England in 1876, and educated at Portsmouth Grammar School, before taking up a clerical appointment at Portsmouth Dockyard at the age of twenty. He married Florence Wager, of Portsmouth, in 1900. Always keen sailors, they spent part of their honeymoon sailing in the Solent. Their son, John F.C. Westerman, born in 1901, also wrote adventure books for boys.At the age of 70 he was reluctantly forced by a fall to leave his houseboat for dry land, but he continued writing apace. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_F._Westerman< Less
Literature Help: Snow Falling On Cedars By Students' Academy
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The novel is set in an island community in the Puget Sound. The history of the characters is explored in great details. Those characters happen to be involved in the trial. The story also deals with... More > the issues such as suspicions and prejudice that was widely prevalent against the Japanese community during the Second World War. The novel “Snow Falling on Cedars” is often compared with “To Kill a Mockingbird” written by Harper Lee. Both these novels are deeply committed to the exploration of the issues which were related to the system of justice in the United States, community, love, and race. With a complex plot and highly absorbing story, the novel presents a spontaneous flow of narrative. The novel is often discussed at several academic circles, and it is also prescribed to the students of modern English literature in various schools and colleges across the world.< Less

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