Dr. Sean Lang – First World War for Dummies


From the Somme to Gallipoli to the home front, First World War for Dummies provides an authoritative, accessible, and engaging introduction to the War to End All Wars. It takes a global perspective of this global conflict, proving insight into the actions and motivations of the participants and how each nation’s story fits into the wider one.

Coverage also includes: the origins of the war and a snapshot of what the world looked like at the beginning of the 20th century; the battles of Western Europe, and action in the Southern and Eastern Fronts; the war at home – the civilian war, propaganda, opposition, politics, protests, and more; 1918: The German spring offensive, the Allied success, and the beginning of the end; and the Treaty of Versailles, the League of Nations, and the effect on the future.

First World War for Dummies is the go-to source for listeners seeking to learn more about the fundamental event of the 20th century.

Author: Dr. Sean Lang
Narrator: Nigel Patterson
Duration: 16 hours 11 minutes
Released: 19 Dec 2011
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Language: English

User Review:

bookmaker meaningful

In fact, probably worse. This gave a little personal information about Richard, didnt give the fax in an organized order and all in all I think either read his biography or look up the basic facts on Wikipedia.

William Irvine is an excellent reader however, I recommend him for anything he ever reads.