World War I
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Published:
Mankato, Minn. : Arcturus Pub., 2011.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
46 pages : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Status:
Marshall Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
940.4 OXL
Oliver Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
940.4 OXL
West End Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
940.4 OXI
Description
In warfare, the battles grab most of the attention. But there is also a secret history to every war. In this series we look at this hidden world of spies, double agents, assassins, and saboteurs, and learn how their actions affected the course of the world's most devastating conflicts. This book explores the secrets of World War I. As in all wars, each side needed to keep secrets from the enemy. At the same time, they tried to discover the enemy's secrets, using spies and code-breakers. Read this book and learn about: the German spy who wrote his messages in invisible ink the dancer, Mata Hari, who pretended to spy for the French while really spying for the Germans the British code-breaker who installed a bath in his office because he found he could think more clearly while sitting in it Book jacket.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781848377004 (library binding)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"This high-interest series, aimed at reluctant readers, looks at secret campaigns behind the major conflicts of the past 100 years. Biographical sidebars focus on heroic or notorious personalities. Highlighted fact features include special operations and their results, resistance movements, propaganda and the history of the time - as is known....and not readily known"--Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Oxlade, C. (2011). World War I. Mankato, Minn.: Arcturus Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Oxlade, Chris. 2011. World War I. Mankato, Minn.: Arcturus Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Oxlade, Chris, World War I. Mankato, Minn.: Arcturus Pub, 2011.

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Oxlade, Chris. World War I. Mankato, Minn.: Arcturus Pub, 2011. Print.

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