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U.S. History - World War I: Find Books

This guide will help you find reliable information on World War I.

Recommended Books

World War Keegan  

The First World War by John Keegan 

   Call Number  940.3  K26f

 The First World War:  a Very Short Introduction

The First World War:  a Very Short Introduction by Michael Howard

   Call Number 940.3  H8512f

 Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain

   Call Number  940.481  B862t3   

 The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman   

   Call Number  940.421 T888

The Real War:  1914-1918   by Basil Liddell-Hart

   Call Number  940.4  L712

The War to End All Wars: the American Military Experience in World War I by Edward Coffman

   Call Number  940.412  C675w

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World War I

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