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1914 - the opening campaigns of the First World War

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The Sharp End of War
Walter Wood
42 Accounts of the Early Battles of the First World War by Allied Soldiers & Sailors
Words from the firing line Sir Walter Wood was well known for his anthologies of descriptions and personal accounts of military experiences and other deeds that forged the British Empire. The outbr..
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A Twilight of Centaurs
Frederic Coleman
The Opening Campaigns of the First World War as Witnessed by an American Volunteer Driver With British Cavalry on the Western Front—From Mons to Ypres With General French & With Cavalry in 1915
The American, his motor car and the cavalry in its last great conflict This essential Leonaur Original, combines two works by American author Frederic Coleman, and has been published to coincide wi..
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Two Views of the South-West Africa Campaign 1914-15
Moore Ritchie & J. P. Kay Robinson
With Botha in the Field: Recollections of Botha’s Bodyguard Troop by Moore Ritchie & With Botha’s Army in the Imperial Light Horse by J. P. Kay Robinson
Imperial horse soldiers at war When the First World War broke out in the summer of 1914, the eyes of the world turned towards the great events which were unfolding in Europe as the Imperial German ..
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The Western Front, 1914 Trilogy
Edmund Dane
A Concise History of the Opening Campaigns of the First World War, 1914—Hacking Through Belgium, The Battle of the Rivers & The Battles in Flanders
A unique 1914 trilogy in one special edition This Leonaur special edition, published to coincide with the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, collects three of Edmund Dane’s well rega..
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Guns at Le Cateau
A. F. Becke & C. de Sausmarez
Two Accounts of the B. E. F. in the First World War—The Royal Regiment of Artillery at Le Cateau, 26 August, 1914 by A. F. Becke & The Stand at Le Cateau, 26th August, 1914 by C. de Sausmarez
The stand of the Field Artillery, 1914 Although Europe was at peace for the first half of 1914, plans for the invasion of France by tens of thousands of German soldiers, supported by a huge resourc..
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Opening Shots: 1914
A. St. John Adcock & Arthur Mills
First Hand Accounts by Allied Soldiers & Sailors From the First Battles of the Great War—In the Firing Line by A. St. John Adcock & With My Regiment by “Platoon Commander” (Arthur Mills)
Words of those who fought in the first battles of the First World War In the early summer of 1914, apparently unconcerned by the gathering storm and the colossal building of military might in Germa..
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Motoring to War
Horace Wyatt & E. Alexander Powell
Accounts of Motor Vehicles from the Boer War & the First World War—Motor Transports in War by Horace Wyatt, “Get There!” (Extract) and “Treat ‘Em Rough!” (Extract) by E. Alexander Powell & The Dennis 30 cwt. Chassis by Dennis Bros., Ltd.
The motorised wheels of war begin to turn In 1914 as the B. E. F was quickly hurried to the battle lines—by whatever means possible—British troops were amused to see familiar commercial vehicles tr..
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John Buchan’s 1914: the War in the West
John Buchan
The First Months of the First World War on the Western Front—June to December 1914
A unique Leonaur edition—never before available in this form John Buchan was a popular author of historical and adventure fiction whose works remain in print to the present day. He also wrote impor..
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With the Guns of the B. E. F., 1914
Arthur Corbett-Smith
A Personal History & Recollections by an Officer of the Royal Horse Artillery—The Retreat From Mons & The Marne—and After
An outstanding first hand account and history of the first battles of the Great War The Great War had long been planned by Imperial Germany and its army stood ready to advance through Belgium and F..
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The Great Retreat, 1914
George Stuart Gordon & Roger Ingpen
Two Accounts of the Battle & Retreat From Mons by the B. E. F. During the First World War—The Retreat from Mons by Gordon George Stuart & The Fighting Retreat to Paris by Roger Ingpen
Two views of the Great Retreat Imperial Germany had long planned the conflict that was to become the First World War, but when the onslaught came there was little sign that the nations which would ..
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‘Side-Show’ Theatres of the Great War
Edmund Dane & Jefferson Jones
British Campaigns in Africa & the Far East During the First World War
British Campaigns in Africa and the Pacific: 1914—1918 by Edmund Dane The Fall of Tsingtau (extract) by Jefferson JonesThe African and Chinese battles of the First World War Historian Edmund D..
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Unquiet Fronts
Anonymous & Feldwebel C——
Two Personal Accounts of German Soldiers During the First World War
A German Deserter’s War Experience by Anonymous The Diary of a German Soldier By Feldwebel C——The Great War by two soldiers who wore field grey English translations of first hand accounts by o..
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The Shallow End of War
Conrad Cato
Accounts of the Royal Navy in the ‘Sideshow’ Theatres of the First World War, 1914-18
The Royal Navy’s small vessels and armoured cars in the Great War This book has been created by Leonaur’s editors by bringing together historical accounts from Conrad Cato’s two books, ‘The Navy in..
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Narratives of the Great War in Africa
H. F. B. Walker & Arnold Wienholt
Personal Experiences of Two Soldiers in the East African & South West African Campaigns of the First World War
A Doctor’s Diary in Damaraland by H. F. B. Walker The Story of a Lion Hunt With Some of the Hunter’s Military Adventures During the War by Arnold WienholtTwo brilliant first hand accounts from th..
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At the Western Front
Granville Fortescue
Two Classic Accounts of the First World War by an American Correspondent—At the Front With Three Armies & France Bears the Burden
An American journalist’s view of the Great War For the first thirty-three months of the Great War the United States of America was a neutral nation. This enabled her newspaper correspondents and ot..
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