1914: The Year the World Ended

1914: The Year the World Ended1914: The Year the World Ended by Paul Ham
ISBN: 1864711426
Published by Random House Australia on October 1st 2013
Genres: Military
Pages: 704

Len's Summary: One of a large number of recent works, many of them pot-boilers, covering the outbreak of war. I recommend other books such as those by Christopher Clark and Margaret MacMillan.

1913: the Eve of War

1913: the Eve of War1913: The Eve of War by Paul Ham
Published by Endeavour Press Ltd. on November 5th 2013
Genres: Military, World War I

Len's Summary: A simplistic overview; save your money. There are several other new and far better treatments of this theme including The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Clark