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.

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George Marshall: Defender of the Republic
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The Royal Nanny
The Glass Ocean
Girls on the Line:
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The Girl in the Castle
The Poppy Field
The Electric Hotel
The Black Ascot (Inspector Ian Rutledge #21)
A Fine Summer's Day (Inspector Ian Rutledge, #17)
The Silver Music Box
Girls of the Great War
The Dust That Falls from Dreams
No Shred of Evidence (Inspector Ian Rutledge, #18)
So Much Life Left Over
All Quiet on the Western Front
The Guns of August
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
A Farewell to Arms
The Alice Network
Regeneration (Regeneration, #1)
Goodbye to All That
Birdsong
Testament of Youth
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History Books 2014
128 books — 150 voters
The Guns of August by Barbara W. TuchmanStorm of Steel by Ernst JüngerThe Price of Glory by Alistair HorneThe Pity of War by Niall FergusonThe First World War by John Keegan
Military History of the First World War
230 books — 162 voters

The Remains of the Day by Kazuo IshiguroThe House at Riverton by Kate MortonBrideshead Revisited by Evelyn WaughA Room with a View by E.M. ForsterHowards End by E.M. Forster
Downton Abbey-esque Books
571 books — 1,017 voters
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria RemarqueThe Regeneration Trilogy by Pat BarkerBirdsong by Sebastian FaulksA Farewell to Arms by Ernest HemingwayFall of Giants by Ken Follett
Best World War I Fiction
119 books — 153 voters

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Best War Novels
910 books — 967 voters
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Take Me Somewhere I've Never Been Before
180 books — 161 voters


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Wilfred Owen
But the old man would not so, but slew his son, And half the seed of Europe, one by one.
Wilfred Owen, The War Poems

Laurence Binyon
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them.
Laurence Binyon

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