World War I

The global conflict that took place between July 28, 1914 and November 11, 1918. Also know as the First World War, or the Great War, it was a global war centered in Europe. More than 70 million military personnel were mobilized in one of the largest wars in history.

This category includes non-fiction books as well as historical novels that are set during World War I.

New Releases Tagged "World War I"

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The Glass Ocean
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A Forgotten Place (Bess Crawford, #10)
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Sons of Freedom: The Forgotten American Soldiers Who Defeated Germany in World War I
The Glass Ocean
The Secret Wife
A Forgotten Place (Bess Crawford, #10)
The Silver Music Box
Treacherous Is the Night (Verity Kent, #2)
In Love and War
The Midnight Rose
Daffodils (The Katherine Wheel, #1)
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This Side of Murder (Verity Kent, #1)
House of Gold
The Girl in the Castle
Stella Bain
The Shattered Tree (Bess Crawford, #8)
So Much Owed
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History Books 2014
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WWI - The Great War (Historical Fiction)
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The Great War
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WW I books
206 books — 135 voters
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World War One Literature
202 books — 339 voters

Popular World War I Books

All Quiet on the Western Front
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Testament of Youth
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The First World War

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This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure to those who stand face to face with it. It will try simply to tell of a generation of men who, even though they may have escaped shells, were destroyed by the war.
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