World War I
The Essential Reference GuideBook - 2016
With its authoritative reference entries, multiple introductory and perspective essays, primary source documents, detailed chronology, and bibliography, this single-volume reference provides all the key information readers need to understand this monumental conflict.
* Includes perspective essays on such widely debated topics as what was the primary cause of World War I and whether the conflict made World War II inevitable
* Supplies important primary source documents--such as the Balfour Declaration and the Zimmermann Telegram--that serve to put historical events into clearer context for students
* Provides essential reference material for students, including entries on all the key events, people, and organizations, as well as a detailed chronology, key images, and maps