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The First World War in 100 objects

John Hughes-Wilson

The First World War in 100 objects

by John Hughes-Wilson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collectibles,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Antiquities,
  • Imperial War Museum (Great Britain),
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFirst World War in one hundred objects
    StatementJohn Hughes-Wilson ; IWM consultant, Nigel Steel ; editor, Mark Hawkins-Dady
    ContributionsHawkins-Dady, Mark, editor, Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD523 .H84 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination447 pages
    Number of Pages447
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27172477M
    ISBN 101770854134
    ISBN 109781770854130
    OCLC/WorldCa864775059

    Mar 01,  · The First World War in Objects by Peter Doyle, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(). Mar 03,  · A History of the First World War in Objects narrates the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War by telling the stories behind items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering conflict.4/5(63).

    His previous books include A History of the World in Objects, Shakespeare's Restless World and Germany: Memories of a Nation, all available in Penguin and now between them translated into more than a dozen languages. In , he was made a member of /5(14). The First World War in Objects Kindle Edition by Peter Doyle tells the story of the First World War in a whole new light. About the Author. Peter Doyle is a military historian and geologist specializing in battlefield terrain. He is 4/5(3).

    Aug 20,  · The story of World War I will be told many times—and in many ways—as the centennial unfolds. In John Hughes-Wilson and Nigel Steel’s new book The First World War in Objects (Firefly Books, ), the authors chose artifacts from the Imperial War Museums to illustrate different aspects of the conflict. “Rather than purely generic or symbolic objects,” they write, “those. This Soldiers' Small Book was issued to my maternal grandfather Clarence Bryant, of the Norfolk Regiment, in February The book was intended to record the soldier's service particulars.


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The First World War was one of the seminal events in world history. This book offers a unique perspective on the world's first truly global conflict. It traces its history through the examination of both public and office /5(3).

Mar 01,  · World War I in Objects By Peter Doyle This is a picture book as the title implies. My experience upon reading was similar to touring a history museum with 4/5.

A History of the First World War in Objects narrates the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War by telling the stories behind items of material evidence of.

The First World War in Objects book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Commemorate the centenary of the first truly glob /5.

May 10,  · Objects allow us to reach out and touch the past and they play a living role in history today. Through them we can understand the experience of men and women during the First World War. They bear witness to the stories of men whose only morning comfort in the trenches was the rum ration, Brand: The History Press.

May 15,  · Buy The First World War in Objects 01 by Peter Doyle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(29). The First World War in Objects (Book): Hughes-Wilson, John: A powerful visual and narrative treatment of the war to end all wars.

The First World War in Objects draws on the most interesting items that describe the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War.

Sep 24,  · A landmark bestseller, A History of the World in Objects is one f the most unusual and engrossing history books to be published in years. “None could have imagined quite how the radio series would permeate the national consciousness/5.

Get this from a library. The First World War in objects. [John Hughes-Wilson; Nigel Steel; Mark Hawkins-Dady; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)] -- "Narrates the causes, progression and outcome of the first global war of the twentieth century by telling the stories behind items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering.

Get this from a library. The First World War in objects. [John Hughes-Wilson; Mark Hawkins-Dady; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)] -- "Narrates the causes, progression and outcome of the first global war of the twentieth century by telling the stories behind items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering.

Download A History Of The First World War In Objects in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. A History Of The First World War In Objects Book also available for. Oct 31,  · Representing a time capsule, each object is a direct link with the war, each one with a unique story that is there to be interpreted.

Peter Doyle’s new book, First World War in Objects, published by the History Press in Britain and Plume in the U.S., explores the objects we associate with the conflict – and some that still surprise us.

A book to accompany the series, A History of the World in Objects by Neil MacGregor, was published by Allen Lane on 28 October The entire series is also available for download along with an audio version of the book for purchase. The British Museum won the Art. The First World War in Objects John Hughes-Wilson.

It's a retelling of the Great War through objects now housed in London's Imperial War Museum. Moving chronologically, the authors expound. Nov 12,  · Fri 12 Nov EST First published on Fri 12 Nov It earns its place in A History of the World in Objects because in the 19th century the though the book is a truly gorgeous.

Feb 16,  · First World War: Around the war in a handful of objects These artefacts from the Great War, with their personal provenance writ large, put a poignant face on a year-old conflict. Dec 16,  · The First World War in Objects draws on the most interesting items that describe the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War.

From weapons that created carnage to affectionate letters home, these objects are as extraordinary in their diversity and storytelling power as they are devastating in their poignancy. The First World War in Objects (Book): Hughes-Wilson, John: "Narrates the causes, progression and outcome of the first global war of the twentieth century by telling the stories behind items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering conflict"--Dust jacket.

A History of the World in Objects stretches back two million years and covers the globe. From the very first hand axe to the ubiquitous credit card, each item has a story to tell; together they relate the larger history of mankind-revealing who we are by looking at what we have made.

A History of the World in Objects Podcast Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, narrates programmes that retell humanity's history through the objects we have made Updated.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The First World War in Objects: The Story of the Great War Told Through the Objects That Shaped It by Gary Sheffield (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay!

Free shipping for many products!Mar 01,  · “The First World War in Objects” This is a beautifully illustrated book, and written concisely with the information generally kept to just a couple of pages per object. It's a very well chosen selection, including the obvious, such as tanks, 5/5(5).