Curbside pickup and returns now available at 26 locations. View updated hours of operations here.

World War I

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 8.2 - AR Pts: 1
Description
Provides an eyewitness account of the war that devastated Europe, from the assassination of an archduke to the killing fields of France. New Look! Relaunched with new jackets and 8 pages of new text! Here is an original and exciting guide to the grim challenge of life or death on the Western Front. Devastating first-hand reports and contemporary photographs of the battles that slaughtered millions, together with a clear account of how nation upon nation sent their men to join the carnage, combine to present a dramatic "eyewitness" view of this most terrible war. See the bullet-riddled car of the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, everyday life in the dugout, sappers mining tunnels beneath the enemy, and Mata Hari learning the art of spying. Learn how people avoided gas attacks, when periscopes were used, what soldiers wrote home to their sweethearts and mothers, the best way to use a tank, how troops flattened a hillside, and the meaning of Armistice Day. Discover how it felt to go over the top, what happened to all the bodies, how people dealt with shell shock, why war led to revolution, and much, much more.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9781465420589
9780756607401
9780756607418
9781465421005
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 8.2, 1 Points
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDe41018a6-7e93-54e4-84ed-f339dda1db03
Grouping Titleworld war i
Grouping Authorsimon adams
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-11 18:04:10PM
Last Indexed2020-09-27 04:32:24AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781465421005

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_levelMG
accelerated_reader_point_value1
accelerated_reader_reading_level8.2
auth_author2Crawford, Andy.
authorAdams, Simon, 1955-
author2-roleCrawford, Andy.
author_displayAdams, Simon
available_at_catalogArcade
Belle Cooledge
Colonial Heights
Courtland
Elk Grove
Franklin
Isleton
Martin Luther King Jr.
North Natomas
Valley Hi-North Laguna
detailed_location_catalogArcade Children's Area
Belle Cooledge Children's Area
Central Kids Place
Colonial Heights Children's Area
Courtland Children's Area
Del Paso Heights Children's Area
Elk Grove Kids' Place
Fair Oaks Children's Area
Franklin Children's
Isleton Children's Area
Martin Luther King, Jr. Children's Area
North Natomas Children's Area
Rancho Children's Area
Valley Hi-North Laguna Children's Area
display_descriptionProvides an eyewitness account of the war that devastated Europe, from the assassination of an archduke to the killing fields of France. New Look! Relaunched with new jackets and 8 pages of new text! Here is an original and exciting guide to the grim challenge of life or death on the Western Front. Devastating first-hand reports and contemporary photographs of the battles that slaughtered millions, together with a clear account of how nation upon nation sent their men to join the carnage, combine to present a dramatic "eyewitness" view of this most terrible war. See the bullet-riddled car of the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, everyday life in the dugout, sappers mining tunnels beneath the enemy, and Mata Hari learning the art of spying. Learn how people avoided gas attacks, when periscopes were used, what soldiers wrote home to their sweethearts and mothers, the best way to use a tank, how troops flattened a hillside, and the meaning of Armistice Day. Discover how it felt to go over the top, what happened to all the bodies, how people dealt with shell shock, why war led to revolution, and much, much more.
format_catalogBook
format_category_catalogBooks
ide41018a6-7e93-54e4-84ed-f339dda1db03
isbn9780756607401
9780756607418
9781465420589
9781465421005
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:.b22903227.i70115345Colonial Heights Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfchscg
ils:.b22903227.i70115394Fair Oaks Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseDue Oct 31, 2020faicg
ils:.b22903227.i7011545xElk Grove Kids' PlaceCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfelkcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115370Arcade Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfarccg
ils:.b22903227.i70115369Franklin Children'sCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelffracg
ils:.b22903227.i70115436Courtland Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfcoucg
ils:.b22903227.i70115527Belle Cooledge Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseDue Oct 31, 2020coocg
ils:.b22903227.i70115564Belle Cooledge Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfcoocg
ils:.b22903227.i70115424Del Paso Heights Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseDue Oct 31, 2020delcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115552North Natomas Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfnntcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115321Central Kids PlaceCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseIn Transitcencg
ils:.b22903227.i70115333North Natomas Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfnntcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115503Rancho Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseDue Oct 31, 2020rancg
ils:.b22903227.i70115473North Natomas Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfnntcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115448Isleton Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfislcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115412Valley Hi-North Laguna Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfvalcg
ils:.b22903227.i70115485Fair Oaks Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseDue Oct 31, 2020faicg
ils:.b22903227.i70115357Martin Luther King, Jr. Children's AreaCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfkincg
ils:.b22903227.i70115540Elk Grove Kids' PlaceCHILDREN 940.3 A217 20141falsefalseOn Shelfelkcg
ils:.b1707485x.i51274474Barber BranchCHILDREN 940.3 ADA1falsefalseOn Shelfbarc
itype_catalogChild Book
last_indexed2020-09-27T11:32:24.742Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formNon Fiction
literary_form_fullNon Fiction
local_callnumber_catalogCHILDREN 940.3 A217 2014
owning_library_catalogSacramento Public Library
owning_location_catalogArcade
Belle Cooledge
Central
Colonial Heights
Courtland
Del Paso Heights
Elk Grove
Fair Oaks
Franklin
Isleton
Martin Luther King Jr.
North Natomas
Rancho Cordova
Valley Hi-North Laguna
primary_isbn9781465420589
publishDate2004
2014
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:.b22903227BookBooksAmerican edition.EnglishDK, 2014.72 pages : color illustrations, color maps, portraits ; 29 cm.
ils:.b1707485xBookBooksRev. ed.EnglishDK Publishing, 2004.72 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b22903227.i70115345On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115394Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i7011545xOn ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115370On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115369On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115436On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115527Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115564On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115424Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115552On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115321In TransitIn Transitfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115333On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115503Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115473On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115448On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115412On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115485Checked OutChecked Outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115357On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b22903227.i70115540On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
ils:.b1707485x.i51274474On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse9999
seriesEyewitness books
series_with_volumeEyewitness books|
subject_facetWorld War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918 -- Juvenile literature
title_displayWorld War I
title_fullWorld War I / written by Simon Adams ; photographed by Andy Crawford
title_shortWorld War I
topic_facetWorld War, 1914-1918