Europe Divided * Gearing Up for War * The Peace is Shattered * Europe Goes to War * The British Army * The Fighting Begins * The Eastern Front * The Western Front * The French Army * Digging In * Trench Warfare * The Great Guns * The German Army * The Gallipoli Campaign * War at Sea * War in Africa * Chemical Warfare * Italy Enters the War * War in the Air * 1916 * The First Tanks * America Joins the War * 1917 * War in the Desert * Women at War * 1918 * The War Ends * Animals at War * Legacy of War * Glossary and Index.
This fact-packed information book combines meticulous picture research and compelling text, all structured and designed to engage young readers. The Story of the First World War for Children (1914-1918) is produced in conjunction with London's Imperial War Museum.
John Malam is a children's author specialising in non-fiction. He has written more than 200 books including many history titles. John is a National Literacy Trust Reading Champion, recognised for his work in encouraging reading amongst young people, particularly boys. He has a background in history and archaeology and lives in Cheshire, England.