World War I in 40 Posters

Ann P. Linder

Published during the war's centennial, this is the story of the First World War through forty propaganda posters. Revealing essays provide informative, provocative, and entertaining analysis of each poster, unpacking the visual imagery and setting the poster within the military, political, social, and cultural history of the war.
Publication date:
April 2016
Publisher :
Stackpole Books
Language:
English
Illustration :
45 colour photos
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9780811716666

Dimensions : 279 X 215 mm
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£17.99

Overview
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• Informative, provocative, and entertaining analysis of posters that are historical documents and sometimes works of art
• Tracks the history of the war, from mobilization and recruitment to war bond drives and efforts to sustain morale amid costly battles
• Covers the United States, Britain, Canada, Germany, Austria, and France

Published during the war's centennial, this is the story of the First World War through forty propaganda posters. Revealing essays explain each poster, unpacking the visual imagery and setting the poster within the military, political, social, and cultural history of the war. * Informative, provocative, and entertaining analysis of posters that are historical documents and sometimes works of art * Tracks the history of the war, from mobilization and recruitment to war bond drives and efforts to sustain morale amid costly battles * Covers the United States, Britain, Canada, Germany, Austria, and France