New ed., 2001. 437 pp., profusely illustrated with a wealth of cold., + b&w photo-ills., + ills. D.j., 28 x 23cm. FINE. This book is already established as the classic single volume history on the First World War. This large-format edition has been carefully abridged and reshaped by the author to give an illustrative treatment both of the military, political and historical issues of the war, and of the experience of fighting it throughout the world on land, at sea and in the air. This important volume is lavishly illustrated with a wealth of coloured and black & white photographs and drawings.