Follow the First World War from 1914 to 1918 through a unique collection of historical maps, expert commentary and photographs.
Published in association with Imperial War Museums and including previously unpublished mapping from their archives. Over 100 maps demonstrating how the Great War was fought around the world.
Types of maps featured:
- Small scale maps showing country boundaries and occupied territories
- Large-scale maps covering the key battles and offensives on all fronts of the war
- Trench maps showing detailed positions of the front line
- Maps from newspapers, battle planning and propaganda
Key offensives covered include:The Battles of the Marne and YpresTannenberg and the Eastern FrontVerdun and the SommeThe Gallipoli CampaignBattle of JutlandThe Advances to Jerusalem, Damascus and BaghdadVimy Ridge and PasschendaeleGerman 1918 offensives and Allied counter-offensivesBattle of Jutland
Along with the maps, key historical events are described, giving a plotted history of the war from an expert historian.