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A Higher Form of Killing

Six Weeks in World War I That Forever Changed the Nature of Warfare

A Higher Form of Killing( )
Author: Preston, Diana
ISBN:978-1-4088-7822-4
Publication Date:Jun 2016
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Imprint:Bloomsbury Paperbacks
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.99
Book Description:

Between April 22 and May 31, 1915, Western civilization was shocked. World War I was already appalling in its brutality, but until then it had been fought on the battlefield and by rules long agreed by international convention. Suddenly those rules were abandoned. On April 22, at Ypres, German canisters spewed poison gas over French and Canadian soldiers in their trenches; on May 7, the German submarine U-20, without warning, torpedoed the passenger liner Lusitania; and on May...
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Book Details
Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Weapons
History / Military / World War I
Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.9 x 19.6 x 2.6 cm
Book Weight:0.275 Kilograms



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