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Guns of August, the (1964) [Textbook]
by Barbara W. Tuchman Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

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.

Original title: The Guns of August
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionNonfiction (admin Use Only)

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  • Awarded the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction, 1963

Edition #1: Guns of August, the

Guns of August, the (1964)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "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
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Guns of August, the (2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Presidio Press
ISBN: 9780345476098
Dimensions: 4.2 x 6.7 x 1.3 in
Pages: 640

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Guns of August, the (2001)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Topeka, Kansas
Publisher: Tandem
ISBN: 9780613187176
Dimensions: 5.9 x 8.4 x 1.3
Pages: 540

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Guns of August, the (1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780345386236
Dimensions: 5.4 x 8.2 x 1.2 in
Pages: 544

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Guns of August, the (1986)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780517385746
Dimensions: 6.1 x 8.9 x 1.7 in
Pages: 511

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Guns of August, the (1962)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Macmillan
Pages: 511

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