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Title Germany's Western Front. Part 1, The Battle of the Frontiers and pursuit to the Marne : translations from the German official history of the Great War, 1914 / edited by Mark Osborne Humphries, John Maker ; based on translations by Wilhelm J. Kiesselbach ; foreword by Hew Strachan
Published [Waterloo, Ontario] : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, [2013]
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xxv, 541 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Part 1 : The Battle of the Frontiers in the West. Introduction -- The campaign plan for the western front -- The deplyment -- The beginning of major operations -- The Battle of the Frontier -- The pursuit -- Review
Part II : From the Sambre to the Marne. The OHL at the beginning of the new phase of operations -- Operations on the Meuse and Aisne -- The operations of First and Second Armies to the Oise -- The OHL, 29-30 August -- The pursuit by the German Right Wing to the Marne, 31 Auguat-2 September -- THe OHL, 31 August-2 September -- The pursuit of the German Right Wing across the Marne on 3-4 September -- The OHL, 3-4 September
Apendices. Appendix 1 Comparison of the organization of German, French, British, and Belgian units -- Appendix 2 The strength of the mutual forces on the Western Front on 22 August 1914
Summary Covers the outbreak of war in July-August 1914, the German invasion of Belgium, the Battles of the Frontiers, and the pursuit to the Marne in early September 1914
Notes Translation of: Der Weltkrieg
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the German
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Germany
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Western.
Military campaigns.
Western Front (World War (1914-1918))
Form Electronic book
Author Humphries, Mark Osborne, 1981- editor.
Maker, John, 1974- editor.
ISBN 9781554583942
Other Titles Battle of the Frontiers and pursuit to the Marne
Germany's Western Front. Part 1, 1914
Germany's Western Front, 1914