Summary: "1917 was a year of calamitous events, and one of pivotal importance in the development of the First World War. In 1917: War, Peace, and Revolution, leading historian of World War I David Stevenson examines this crucial year in context and illuminates the century that followed. He shows how in this one year the war was transformed, but also what drove the conflict onwards and how it continued...
Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017
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Summary: This book brings attention to the war's ominous end--the Allies incomplete victory , and the tragic ramifications for world peace just two decades later. It addresses the role of the Russian Revolution, industrial mobilization, economics, logistics and technological innovation.
Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Pres s of Harvard University Press 2011