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Glory of the Empires 1880-1914: The illustrated History of Military Uniforms and Traditions of Britain, France Germany, Russian and the United States


By¬†Wendell Schollander History Press, ¬£32.50, 896pp, ills in monochrome and colour and throughout, picture credits, bibliographies, index. ISBN: 978-075-248-634-5 Between 1880 and 1914 officers and those in specialist army units of the great empires - Britain, France, Germany, Russia and the United States - were, truly, bedecked. Their elaborat…

Empires at War 1911 - 1923 Edited by Robert Gerwarth & Erez Manela


OU Press 17 August 2015 pp.243 ISBN 9780198734932 Usually when I sit down to read about the First World War I reach for a map of the Western Front - with Empires at War what you need is a globe (or at best a good atlas). This is how best to think of a global war - a world at war, not simply combat on the western front. Empires at War 1911 - 1…