The Christmas Truce of 1914

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Essential Library, An imprint of Abdo Publishing,
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[2016]
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English
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Discusses the Christmas Truce of 1914, describing how opposing armies on the Western front negotiated their own peace, laying down their arms to spend Christmas day in No Man's Land together, before heading back to the trenches.
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9781624039218
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display_description This title examines the Christmas Truce of 1914, focusing on how the informal truces came to be and exploring the experiences of the soldiers of both sides. Compelling narrative text and well-chosen historical photographs and primary sources make this book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, a selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
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physical 112 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 22 x 25 cm.
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subject_facet Christmas Truce, 1914, Christmas Truce, 1914 -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1914-1918 -- Armistices, World War, 1914-1918 -- Armistices -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front
table_of_contents Peace Breaks Out -- The Great War -- Appeals for Peace -- The Christmas Season -- Christmas Meals and Soccer Matches -- Carrying on the Fight -- A New Year of War -- Peace and Aftermath.
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title The Christmas Truce of 1914
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