The Marne, 1914: The Opening of World War I and the Battle That Changed the World by Holger H. Herwig
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks on February 8th 2011
Genres: History, Military, World War I
Len's Summary: The first four weeks of WWI: a first-rate new study in best-laid-plans gone awry by a prize-wining Canadian military historian. // An important and well-crafted new look at the decisive days between September 5 and September 11, 1914 drawing on archival material thought destroyed in WWII by a distinguished Canadian historian and winner of the WFA Tomlinson Book Prize.