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The Guns of August

"More dramtatic than fiction ... THE GUNS OF AUGUST is a magnificent narrative--beautifully organized, elegantly phrased, skillfully paced and sustained ... The product of painstaking and sophisticated research." CHICAGO TRIBUNE Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to Worl War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten.

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  • "Guns of August"
  • "August 1914 [neunzehnhundertvierzehn]"
  • "Proud tower"@en
  • "Proud tower"
  • "Cuns of august"
  • "Barbara W. Tuchman"@en
  • "August"

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  • ""More dramtatic than fiction ... THE GUNS OF AUGUST is a magnificent narrative--beautifully organized, elegantly phrased, skillfully paced and sustained ... The product of painstaking and sophisticated research." CHICAGO TRIBUNE Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to Worl War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten."@en
  • "The military history of the first month of the First World War."@en
  • "A Pulitzer Prize-winning recreation of the powderkeg that was Europe during the crucial first thirty days of World War I traces the actions of statesmen and patriots alike in Berlin, London, St. Petersburg, and Paris."@en
  • ""More dramtatic than fiction ... THE GUNS OF AUGUST is a magnificent narrative--beautifully organized, elegantly phrased, skillfully paced and sustained ... The product of painstaking and sophisticated research." CHICAGO TRIBUNE Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten."
  • "Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't."@en
  • "Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't."
  • "Verslag van de gebeurtenissen in de eerste maand van de Eerste Wereldoorlog, waarin de enorme Duitse aanval door België op Parijs tot staan gebracht werd aan de Marne, welke periode beslissend was voor het verloop van de oorlog."
  • "The shock of opening clash inh August, 1914, and the thirty days of batle which followed determined the future course of the First World War and the shape of nations in our time."@en
  • "Verslag van de gebeurtenissen in de eerste maand van de Eerste Wereldoorlog waarin de enorme Duitse aanval door België op Parijs tot staan gebracht werd aan de Marne, welke periode beslissend was voor het verloop van de oorlog."
  • "Verslag van de gebeurtenissen in de eerste maand van de Eerste Wereldoorlog, waarin de enorme Duitse aanval via België op Parijs tot staan werd gebracht aan de Marne, welke periode belsissend was voor het verloop van de oorlog."
  • ""More dramtatic than fiction...THE GUNS OF AUGUST is a magnificent narrative--beautifully organized, elegantly phrased, skillfully paced and sustained....The product of painstaking and sophisticated research." CHICAGO TRIBUNE Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to Worl War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten."
  • "A definitive Pulitzer Prize-winning recreation of the powderkeg that was Europe during the crucial first thirty days of World War I traces the actions of statesmen and patriots alike in Berlin, London, St. Petersburg, and Paris."
  • "Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to Worl War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten. Note: This edition does not include the photo insert."@en
  • "More dramtatic than fiction ... THE GUNS OF AUGUST is a magnificent narrative--beautifully organized, elegantly phrased, skillfully paced and sustained ... The product of painstaking and sophisticated research." CHICAGO TRIBUNE Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to Worl War I. With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms. Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started, why, and why it could have been stopped but wasn't. A classic historical survey of a time and a people we all need to know more about, THE GUNS OF AUGUST will not be forgotten."@en

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  • "Literatura faktu"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Non-fiction"
  • "History"@en

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  • "The Guns of August"
  • "The Guns of August"@en
  • "The guns of August"
  • "The guns of August"@en
  • "De kanonnen van augustus : de eerste oorlogsmaand van 1914"
  • "Pervyĭ blit︠s︡krig : avgust 1914"
  • "八月砲火"
  • "Augusti 1914"@fi
  • "Augusti 1914"@sv
  • "Augusti 1914"
  • "The guns of August. : the proud tower. Barbara W. Tuchman. Margaret MacMillan, ed"
  • "Srpnové výstřely : začátek první světové války"
  • "August 1914 : Ausbruch des Ersten Weltkriegs - der eigentliche Beginn unseres Jahrhunderts"
  • "Elokuun tykit : ensimmäisen maailmansodan synty ; 18 liitekuvaa, 10 karttapiirrosta"@fi
  • "八月炮火"
  • "De kanonnen van Augustus"
  • "Os canhões de agosto 1914"
  • "Los canones de Agosta"
  • "Avgustoyskie pushki"
  • "Ba yue pao huo"
  • "August 1914 : Ausbruch d. Ersten Weltkriegs, d. eigentl. Beginn unseres Jh"
  • "The guns of August = August 1914"
  • "Canhões de agosto"@pt
  • "Kanonerne i august 1914 : beretningen om krigsudbruddet og de første kæmpeslag, der blev afgørende for verdenshistoriens forløb"@da
  • "Los cañones de agosto"
  • "Los cañones de agosto"@es
  • "Kanonerne i august 1914 : Beretningen om krigsudbruddet og de første kæmpeslag der blev afgørende for verdenshistoriens forløb"@da
  • "Guns of August"@en
  • "Ba yue pao huo = The guns of August"
  • "The guns of August ; The proud tower"@en
  • "The guns of August ; The proud tower"
  • "The guns of August : the proud tower"
  • "August 1914 : Ausbruch d. 1. Weltkrieges, d. eigentliche Beginn unseres Jahrhunderts"
  • "Kanonerne i august 1914 : Beretningen om krigsudbruddet i august 1914 og de første kæmpeslag, der blev afgørende for verdenshistoriens forløb"@da
  • "The GUNS OF AUGUST"@en
  • "Los Cañones de agosto"
  • "De kanonnen van augustus"
  • "八月炮火 = The guns of August"
  • "Kanonerne i august 1914 : beretningen om krigsudbruddet og de første kæmpeslag der blev afgørende for verdenshistoriens forløb"@da
  • "Avgustovskie pushki"
  • "The guns of august"
  • "Canhoes de Agosto"
  • "Kanonerne i august 1914. Beretningen om krigsudbruddet og de første kæmpeslag der blev afgørende for verdenshistoriens forløb"@da

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