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World War I

World War I Pathfinder


Circulating Books
General books on World War I are located in the Dewey numbers:

940.3
940.311
940.373
940.4
940.4092
940.41
940.41273
940.42
940.43
940.431
940.432
940.434
940.44

Check the card catalog for specific topics World War I. The following are some of the subject headings you may find useful:

World War I--1914-1918
World War I--1914-1918--Aerial Operations
World War I--1914-1918--Campaigns
World War I--1914-1918--Campaigns – Western Front
World War I--1914-1918--Causes
World War I--1914-1918--Diplomatic History
World War I--1914-1918--Economic Aspects
World War I--1914-1918--Great Britian
World War I--1914-1918--Medical Care
World War I--1914-1918--Literature and the War
World War I--1914-1918--Naval Operations
World War I--1914-1918--Poetry
World War I--1914-1918--Reparations
World War I--1914-1918--Regimental Histories
World War I--1914-1918--Sources
World War I--1914-1918--United States
World War I--1914-1918--Western Front
World War I--1914-1918--Women

Use a keyword search if you do not find what you are looking for in a subject search. Once you find a book that meets your criteria, click on the subject headings in the card catalog record for similar books.

Reference Books

R 303.48 AM
American Social Reform Movements Reference Library
R 327.73 EN
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy
R 509 SC
Science and Its Times: Understanding the Social Significance of Scientific Discovery
R 903 NE
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
R 909 HI
History in Dispute (Volumes 16, 17 and 21)
R 940.28 EU
Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire
R 940.3 BR
An Illustrated Companion to the First World War
R 940.3 GI
The Illustrated History of World War I
R 940.3 GI
Atlas of World War I
R 940.3 GR
The Grolier Library of World War I
R 940.3 KI
The First World War: An Eyewitness History
R 940.3 MA
The Marshall Cavendish Illustrated History of World War I
R 940.3 PE
World War I: Biographies
R 940.3 PE
World War I: Primary Sources
R 940.3 SH
The Pictorial History of World War I
R 940.3 WI
The Experience of World War I
R 940.3092 BO
Who’s Who in World War I
R 940.41273 AM
American Voices of World War I: Primary Source Documents, 1917-1920
R 940.5 EU
Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction
R 947.003 EN
Encyclopedia of Russian History
R 973 AM
Americans at War
R 973.9 AM
American Decades (Volume 2)


Databases and eBooks

Databases
ABC-CLIO
World at War
World History: The Modern Era
Biography Resources in Context

EBSCOhost
Biography Collection Complete
Literary Reference Center
eLibrary Curriculum Edition
History Study Center
eLibrary Science
Facts on File
Bloom's Literature
Modern World History Online
JSTOR
Literature Resource Center
LitFinder for Schools

Proquest Historical Newspapers
Science in Context
Sharpe Online Reference
Civilizations and Societies
World Terrorism

Student Resources in Context
Word History in Context


eBooks

ABC-CLIO eBook Collection
Gale Virtual Reference Library
American Decades (Volume 2)
American Social Reform Movements Reference Library
Americans at War
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy
Dictionary of American History
Encyclopedia of European Social History
Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe 1789-1914: Age of Industry and Empire
Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe Since 1914: Age of War and Reconstruction
Encyclopedia of Russian History
Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. History: War
History in Dispute (Volumes 16, 17 and 21)
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
The People's Chronology
Political Theories for Students
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
Science and Its Times: Understanding the Social Significance of Scientific Discovery
World War I Reference Library

Web Links


General World War I Web Sites

The First World War

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/FWW.htm

World War I
EyeWitness To World War I

www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/w1frm.htm

World War One
http://www.firstworldwar.com

The World War I Document Archive
http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/

1914-1918: The Great War | PBS



Art and Literature

Art
Art of the First World War
http://www.art-ww1.com/gb/index2.html

Literature
First World War Poetry Digital Archive: The Collections­
Modern History Sourcebook: World War I Poetry
Great War Poets: Writing about War
Lost Poets of the Great War
Sonnets of World War I
British Poetry of the First World War
First World War Poetry
Poets.org: Poetry, Poems, Biographies and More
A Treasury of War Poetry: British and American Poems of the World War, 1914-1918


Causes of World War I

Causes of World War I
http://www.thecorner.org/hist/wwi/index.htm

The Balkan Causes of World War I
http://www.lib.msu.edu/sowards/balkan/lect15.htm

Causes of World War One
http://members.fortunecity.se/mikaelxii/ww1/causes.html

Causes of the First World War
http://www.historyhome.co.uk/europe/causeww1.htm


Naval Operations


Propaganda

American Posters of World War One
http://www.library.georgetown.edu/dept/speccoll/amposter.htm

British Posters of World War One
http://www.library.georgetown.edu/dept/speccoll/britpost/posters.htm

The Cartoon Book - Political Cartoons and Comics of World War I
http://www.boondocksnet.com/gallery/cartoonbook.html

Propaganda and World War One
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/propaganda_and_world_war_one.htm

Propaganda Postcards of the Great War (World War 1)
http://www.ww1-propaganda-cards.com

World War I Posters
http://www.the-forum.com/posters/warpost1.htm



Technology

Conquest of the Air - World War I Airplanes http://inventors.about.com/cs/inventorsalphabet/a/wright_brothers_3.htm

IEEEVM: World War I Technology
http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/collection/event.php?taid=&id=3456962&lid=1



Treaty of Versailles

BBC Schools Online World War One: Interpretation of the Treaty of Versailles
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/worldwarone/hq/outcomes3_01.shtml

The Peace Treaty of Versailles
http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/versailles.html

The Treaty of Versailles
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/treaty_of_versailles.htm

Modern History Sourcebook: Treaty of Versailles, Jun 28, 1919
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1919versailles.html

Primary Documents: Treaty of Versailles, 28 June 1919
http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/versailles.htm

The Treaty of Versailles
http://www.colby.edu/personal/r/rmscheck/GermanyD1.html

A German View of the Treaty of Versailles
http://web.jjay.cuny.edu/~jobrien/reference/ob94.html

Treaty of Versailles Main Page
http://www.nv.cc.va.us/home/cevans/Versailles/Menu.html

The Impact of the Treaty of Versailles
http://www.schoolshistory.org.uk/ASLevel_History/week4_versailles.htm

The Avalon Project: The Versailles Treaty June 28, 1919
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/imt/parti.htm

Documenting Democracy: Treaty of Versailles 1919
http://www.foundingdocs.gov.au/item.asp?dID=23



Trench Warfare

Encyclopedia of the First World War: Trench War
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/FWWtrench.htm

Life in the Trenches, First World War
http://www.firstworldwar.com/features/trenchlife.htm

Trench Warfare in World War One
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/trench.htm

Trenches on the Web - Map Room
http://www.worldwar1.com/maproom.htm