Essential Library of World War I

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Essential Library of World War I explores the most fascinating aspects of the twentieth-century's first major conflict. Each subject is comprehensively covered, with compelling narrative text, well-chosen photographs, primary sources, and extensive back matter. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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Essential Library of World War I (9 titles)
Christmas Truce of 1914
Medicine on the Battlefield
Trench Warfare 8.3
Women in World War I
World War I Aftermath
World War I Battles
World War I Causes
World War I Leaders
World War I Weapons
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF025130, JNF025070
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2015-12-15
ISBN 9781624039201, 9781680770971
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 9.75 x 8.5
Lexile 0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
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Essential Library of World War I – School Library Connection

These volumes provide a comprehensive overview on the Great War from alliances forged between countries to political, geographical, and civilian consequences resulting from the conflict. Each volume includes large vivid photographs, explanatory maps and diagrams, intermittent sidebars including pertinent facts and statistics, and numerous biographical sketches of significant individuals. This series would appeal to students interested in the short- and long-term consequences of international conflicts. A suitable addition to any secondary school library. Recommended.

Essential Library of World War I - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

This series concentrates on the major topics of the First World War, discussing the war and its immediate and continuing consequences in clear, readable prose. The authors do their best to objectively cover the political and military missteps that failed to avert the war, the horrible loss of life, and the aftermath of unstable peace. Related topics, such as technological and medical advances, are also explored. Brief profiles of key players and influential people augment the text. This set. . . does make complex issues understandable. A strong purchase for reports and interested readers.