Bibliography on the 1914-45 World War, I: 1870 – 1918

 (In process; suggestions for additional material are welcome, do via comment; *= see review on “Book Review” page )

      I. Writing History

              A. Facts and Values

  • Akertet, Robert: Photoanalysis (NY, 1973)
  • Ansari, Sarah: “The Sind Blue Books…Political ‘Laundering’ of Historical Evidence”, English Historical Review, CXX/2 (2005), pp. 35-65
  • Appleby, Joyce et al.: Telling the Truth About History (NY, 1994)
  • Barfield, Owen: Worlds Apart (Hanover, 1963)
  • Barraclough, Geoffrey and M. Burns: Main Trends in History (NY, 1991)
  • Bean, C. E. W.: Gallipoli Mission 1919 ()
  • Birdsall, Paul: “Second Decade of Peace Conference History”, J. of Modern History XI/3 (Sept. 1939), pp. 362-78
  • Bonadeo, Alfredo: Mark of the Beast – Death and Degradation in the Literature of the Great War (Lexington, 1989)
  • Booth, Wayne et al.: The Craft of  Research (Chicago, 2003)
  • Boterblom, Kees: “‘Chto Delat’?’ WW I in Russian Historiography after Communism”, J. of Slavic Military Studies XXV/3 (2012), pp. 393-408
  • Brayborn, Gail (ed.): Evidence, History, and the Great War – Historians and the Impact of 1914-18 (Oxford, 2003)
  • Breisach, Ernst: On the Future of History – the Postmodern Challenge and its Aftermath (Chicago 2003)
  • Brower, Kenneth: “Photography in the Age of Falsification”,  Atlantic Monthly, CCLXXXI/5, May 1998, pp. 92-111
  • Cole, Tim: Selling the Holocaust, from Auschwitz to Schindler – How History is Bought, Packaged, and Sold (NY, 2000)
  • Cooper, Stephen: “Taking Sides on the Great War”, History Today LXIV/3 (March, 2014) @ http://www.historytoday.com/stephen-cooper/taking-sides-great-war
  • Cru, Jean: Témoins – Essai d’analyse et Critique des Souvenirs de Combattants écrites en Francais de 1915 è 1918 (Paris, 1929)
  • Current, Richard: Arguing With Historians – Essays on the Historical and the Unhistorical (Middletown, nd.)
  • Dawidowicz, Lucy: The Holocaust and the Historians (Cambridge, 1981)
  • Douglas, Gregory: “Essays in Mendacity”, in Gestapo Chief – the 1948 OSS Interrogation of Heinrich Mueller , Vol. II (San Jose, 1997),pp. 8-13
  • Dykes, Brett: “‘Band of Brothers’ Author Stephen Ambrose Accused of Faking Eisenhower Interviews”, Yahoo News Online,  5/4/2010
  • Evans, Richard: In Defense of History  (NY, 2000)
  •                                   Telling Lies About Hitler – The Holocaust, History, and the David Irving Trial   (London, 2002)
  • Frankel, Max: “Facts of Media Life”, NY Times Magazine, 27 September 1998, pp. 32-34
  • Fuller, Leon: “The War of 1914 as Interpreted by German Intellectuals”, J. of Modern History XIV/2 (June, 1942), pp. 145-160
  • Guske, Heinz: War Diaries of U-764 – Fact or Fiction? (Gettysburg, 1992)
  • Harper, J. E.: “Facts Dealing with the Compilation of the Official Record of the Battle of Jutland and Why it Was Not Published”, pp. 458-490 in A. T. Patterson, ed., The Jellicoe Papers, II, 1916-1935 (London, 1968)
  • Heddesheimer, Don: The First Holocaust – Jewish Fund-Raising Campaigns with Holocaust Claims During and After WWI (Chicago, 2005)
  • Herrera, R.A.: Reasons for Our Rhymes – An Inquiry into the Philosophy of History (Grand Rapids, 2001)
  • Hilberg, Raul: The Politics of Memory (Chicago, 1996)
  • Hoffer, Peter: Past Imperfect – Facts, Fictions, Fraud – American History from Bancroft and Parkman to Ambrose, Bellesiles, Ellis, and Goodwin (NY, 2004)
  •  Holt, Jim: “Is Paris Kidding?”, NY Times Book Review, 15 November, 1998, p. 8
  • Howell, Martha and W. Previner: From Reliable Sources – an Introduction to Historical Methods (Ithaca, 2001)
  • Johnson, Alexander: “Military Histories of the Great War”, J. of Modern History III/2 (June, 1931), pp. 266-86
  • Kammen, Michael, ed.: The Past Before Us – Historical Writing in the United States (Ithaca, 1980)
  • Keegan, John: The Battle for History – Re-Fighting World War II (NY, 1996)
  • Kellner, Hans: Language and Historical Representation – Getting the Story Crooked (Madison, 1989)
  • Kotkin, Stephen: “Left Behind – Is Eric Hobsbawm History?”, New Yorker 29 Sept. 2003, pp. 102-106
  • Kranjc, Gregor: “Neglected War – the Memory of WW I in Slovenia”, J. of Slavic Military Studies XXII/2 (2009), pp. 208-235
  • Liddell Hart, B. H.: Why Don’t We Learn From History? (NY, 1071)
  • McKale, Donald: Rewriting History – The Original and Revised World War II Diaries of Curt Prufer, Nazi Diplomat (Kent, 1988)
  • Mearsheimer, John: Liddell Hart and the Weight of History (Ithaca, 1988)
  • Menand, Louis: “The Historical Romance – Edmund Wilson’s Adventure with Communism”, The New Yorker, 24 Narch 2003, pp. 79-82
  • Nickell, Joe: Unsolved History – Investigating Mysteries of the Past (Lexington, 2005)
  •                         : Detecting Forgery – Forensic Investigation of Documents (Lexington, 2005)
  • Otte, T. G.: “A ‘German Paperchase’ – The ‘Scrap of Paper’ Controversy and the Problem of Myth and Memory in International History”, Diplomacy and Statecraft XVIII/1 (2007)
  • Paris, Erna: Long Shadows – Truth, Lies, and History (NY, 2001)
  • Pingaud, Albert: La Guerre Vue par les Combattants Allemand (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Pleshakov, Constantine: “Note on Sources and Methodology”, pp. 277-83 in Stalin’s Folly – Tragic First Ten Days of WWII on the Eastern Front (Boston, 2005)
  • Prior, Robin: Churchill’s “World Crisis” as History  (London, 1993)
  • von Romberg, Gisberg: Falsifications of the Russian Orange Book (London, 1923)
  • Romsics, Gergoly: Myth and Remembrance – Dissolution of the Habsburg Empire in the Memoir Literature of the Austro-Hungarian Political Elite NY, 2006)
  • Sokal, Alan and J. Bricmont: Fashionable Nonsense – Postmodern Intellectuals’ Abuse of Science (NY, 1998)
  • Summers, Ann: “Oral History and the Great War”, Oral History VI/2 (Autumn, 1978), pp. 49-57
  • Thomas, T. H.: “Some War Memoirs”, J. of Modern History III/4 (Dec. 1930), pp. 629-40
  • Ward, Kyle: History In the Making – How American History Has Changed in the Telling Over the Last 200 Years (NY, 2006)
  • von Wedel, Botho: “Windishgrätz’ Memoirs”, The Living Age (7 May 1921), pp. 338-344; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1921may07-00338
  • Weisheit, Bowen: Last Flight of Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Battle of Midway, June 4, 1942 (Baltimore, 1996)
  • Weisberg, Jacob: “Courtly Contrarian – Paul Johnson”, New York Times Magazine, 15 March 1998, pp. 34-37
  • Weiss, Philip: “Beethoven’s Hair Tells All!”, NY Times Magazine, 29 November 1998, pp. 108ff.
  • Wilson, Keith (ed.): Forging the Collective Memory – Government and International Historians Through the Two World Wars (Oxford, 1996)
  • Winter, Denis: ” Falsifying the Record – Haig’s Fictions”, pp. 225-257 in Haig’s Command (London, 1991); also pp. 303-315, “Sources Used”
  • Zinn, Howard: Politics of History (Chicago, 1990)

               

          B.  Organizing Facts: Time & Linguistic Conveyance/Causality & Theories of History

  • Barcellini, Serge: “Memoire et Memoires de Verdun (1916-1966)”, Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains, #182, April 1996, pp. 77-103
  • Becker, Ernest: The Denial of Death ()
  •                               : Escape From Evil (NY, 1975)
  • Clark, William R.: Sex and the Origins of Death (NY, 1996)
  • Cowley, Robert (ed.): What If 2 – Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been  ()
  • Durant, Will and Ariel: The Lessons of History (NY, 1968)
  • Edinger, Edward: Archetype of the Apocalypse (Chicago, 1999)
  • Ferguson, Nial: “America, the Fragile Empire” @ http://lewrockwell.com/orig11/ferguson-n1,html
  • Gleick, James: Chaos (NY, 1987)
  • Hall, Nina (ed.): Exploring Chaos – A Guide to the New Science of Chaos (NY, 1993)
  • Jung, Carl: Civilization in Transition (Collected Works, vol. 10; Princeton, 1970)
  • Mandel, Ernest: Marxist Economic Theory (London, 1977)
  • McGuire, William (ed.): The Freud/Jung Letters (Princeton, 1979) 
  • Moore, Barrington: Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy – Lord and Peasant in the Making of the Modern World (Boston, 1967)
  • Powell, Eric: “Do Civilizations Really Collapse? – Scholars Challenge Jarad Diamond’s Take on Societies’ ‘Ecocidal’ Tendencies”, Archeology,  March/April 2008, pp. 18 ff.
  • Spengler, Oswald: Decline of the West (2v., New York, 1983)
  • Storr, Anthony (ed.): The Essential Jung (Princeton, 1983)
  • ter Meulen, Alice: Representing Time in Natural Language – Dynamic Interpretation of Tense and Aspect (Cambridge, 1977)
  • Thompson, E. P.: The Poverty of Theory (London, 1995)
  • Toynbee, Arnold: A Study of History (10 v.; in 2 v.  abridgement by D.C. Somervell, Oxford, 1957)
  • Wilson, E. O.: “Back From Chaos”, Atlantic Monthly CCLXXXI/3 (March, 1998), pp. 41-62
  • Yourgrau, Palle: A World Without Time – The Forgotten Legacy of Godel and Einstein (NY, 2005)

   

    II. War: General Studies and Overviews

               A. War in Itself

  • Angell, Norman: The Great Illusion (London, 1910)
  • Bausum, Henry (ed.): Military Leadership and Command… (Lexington, 1987)
  • Bloch, Ivan: Is War Now Impossible? (1898)
  • Bretnor, Reginald: Decisive Warfare – A Study in Military Theory (San Bernardino, 1986)
  • von Clausewitz, Carl: On War (orig. 1832; London, 1976)
  • Cohen, Eliot and J. Gooch: Military Misfortunes – Anatomy of Failure in War ((NY, 1990)
  • Cooper, Helen et al. (eds.): Arms and the Woman – War, Gender, and Literary Representation (Chapel, Hill, 1989)
  • van Creveld, Martin: Command in War (Cambridge, 1985)
  • Delbruck, Hans: History of the Art of War…Vol. IV, The Modern Era (Westport, 1985)
  • Dewar, Michael: Art of Deception in Warfare (London, 1989)
  • Ehrenreich, Barbara: Blood Rites – Origins and History of the Passions of War (NY, 1997)
  • Enock, Arthur: This War Business (London, 1951)
  • Evola, Julius: Metaphysics of War – Battle, Victory, and Death in the World of Tradition (np., 2011)
  • Falls, Cyril: The Nature of Modern Warfare (NY, 1941)
  • Ferrill, Arthur: Origins of War – From the Stone Age to Alexander the Great (London, 1985)
  • Förster, Stig and J. Nadler (eds.): On the Road to Total War (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Fortescue, John: Historical and Military Essays (London, 1928)
  • Fuller, John: The Conduct of War, 1789-1961. A Study of the Impact of the French, Industrial, and Russian Revolutions on War… New Brunswick, 1961)
  • Gat, Azar: War in Human Civilization ()
  • Gray, J. Glenn: The Warriors – Reflections on Men in Battle
  • Guilane, Jean: Origins of War – Violence in Prehistory ()
  • Hanson, Victor: Ripples of Battle – How the Wars of the Past Still Determine How We Fight, Live, and Think (NY, 2004)
  • Hoyt, Edwin: America’s Wars and Military Excursions (NY, 1987)
  • Keegan, John: The Face of Battle…Agincourt, Waterloo, and the Somme (NY, 1976)
  •                            : History of Warfare (NY, 1994)
  • Keeley, Lawrence: War Before Civilization – Myth of the Peaceful Savage (NY, 1996)
  • Liddell-Hart, Basil: Dynamic Defence (Lon., 1940)
  • McNeill, William: The Pursuit of Power – Technology, Armed Force, and Society since AD 1000 (Chicago, 1982)
  • Mueller, John: Retreat From Doomsday – The Obsolescence of Major War (NY, 1989)
  • Nickerson, Hoffman: Can We Limit War? (NY, 1934)
  • O’Connell, Robert: Ride of the Second Horseman – The Birth and Death of War (NY, 1995)
  • Parker, Geoffrey: The Military Revolution – Military Innovation and the Rise of the West, 1500-1800 (Cambridge, 1988)
  • Perlmutter, Amos: The Military and Politics in Modern Times – On Professionals, Praetorians, and Revolutionary Soldiers (New Haven, 1977)
  • Seymour, William: Decisive Factors in Twenty Great Battles of the World (NY, 1988)
  • Turchin, Peter: War and Peace and War – Life Cycles of Imperial Nations 2006)
  • Teitler, G.: Genesis of the Professional Officers’ Crops (Beverly Hills, 1977)
  • Väyrynen, Raimo (ed.): The Waning of Major War – Theories and Debates (London, 2006)
  • Wegner, Bernd (ed.): Wie Kriege Entstehen – Zum Historischen Hintergrund von Staatenkonflikten (Paderborn, 2000)
  • Willoughby, Charles: Maneuver in War (Harrisburg, 1939)
  • Wright, Quincy: A Study of War (2v., Chicago, 1942)
  • Young, Dudley: Origins of the Sacred – The Ecstacies of Love and War (NY, 1991)

                

                 B. War and Empire Before the 1914-45 World War (except Franco-Prussian War, 1870-71, which has its own section)

  • Burne, Alfred: The Hundred Years War (orig. 1956; republ. London, 2005)
  • Connolly, Peter: Greece and Rome at War (Englewood Cliffs, 1981)
  • Contamine, Phillipe: War in the Middle Ages (London, 1984)
  • Carsten, F. L.: Origins of Prussia (Oxford, 1954)
  • Craig, Gordon: Politics of the Prussian Army, 1640-1945 (NY, 1972)
  • Crankshaw, Edward: Shadow of the Winter Palace (NY, 1976)
  • Embree, Michael: Bismarck’s First War…Schlewig and Jutland, 1864 (2005)
  • Eversley, (Lord): The Turkish Empire from 1288 to 1914 (NY, 1969)
  • Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe: The Spanish Armada – Experience of War in 1588(NY, 1988)
  • Ferrill, Arthur: Fall of the Roman Empire – The Military Explanation (London, 1986)
  • Findlay, Richard and K. O’Rourke: Power and Plenty – Trade, War, and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (Princeton, 2007)
  • Fuller, John F. C.: The Conduct of War, 1789-1961. A Study of the Impact of the French, Industrial, and Russian Revolutions on War… New Brunswick, 1961)
  • Fuller, William: Strategy and Power in Russia, 1600-1914 (NY, 1992)
  • Gibbon, Edward: History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire  (orig. 1776-88; republ. in 8 vol., London, 1983)
  • Gildea, Robert: Barricades and Borders – Europe, 1800-1914 (Oxford, 2003)
  • Gindely, Anton: History of the Thirty Years War (2v., NY, 1898)
  • Goerlitz, Walter: History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945 (NY, 1952)
  • Hargreaves, Reginald: Red Sun Rising – The Siege of Port Arthur (Phila., 1962)
  • Hoffmann, Stanley: The State of War (NY, 1965)
  • Kagan, Frederick and R. Higham (eds.): Military History of Tsarist Russia (Basingstoke, 2002)
  • Keegan, John: History of Warfare (NY, 1993)
  • Kennedy, Paul: Rise and Fall of the Great Powers – Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000 (London, 1988)
  • Kennedy, Paul: “Costs and Benefits of British Imperialism, 1846-1914”, Past and Present CXXV (1989), pp. 186-192
  • Knight, Ian: Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, 22-23 January, 1879 (Lon., 1994)
  • McCully, Newton: The McCully Report – The Russo-Japanese War, 1904-05 (Annapolis, 1977)
  • Morris, Jan: Pax Britannica (3v., London, 1992)
  • Nasson, Bill: The South African War, 1899-1902 (London, 1999)
  • O’Connor, Richard: The Spirit Soldiers – A Historical Narrative of the Boxer Rebellion (NY, 1973)
  • Peddle, John: The Roman War Machine (Lon., 1997)
  • Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, David: Towards the Rising Sun – Russian Ideologies of Empire and the Path to War with Japan (De Kalb, 2001)
  • Smith, Joseph: The Spanish-American War – Conflict in the Caribbean and the Pacific, 1895-1902 (London, 1994)
  • Steinberg, John: The Russo-Japanese War in Global Perspective (London, 2005)
  • Taylor, A. J. P.: The Struggle for Mastery in Europe, 1848-1914 (Oxford, 1954)
  • U. S. War Dept.: Reports of Military Observers Attached to the Armies in Manchuria During the Russo-Japanese War (3v., Wash., 1906)
  • Vasiliev, Alexander: The Russian Attack on Constantinople in 860 (Cambridge, 1946)
  • Versteeg, D.: The Sea Beggars – Liberators of Holland from the Yoke of Spain (NY, 1901)
  • Waller, Willard: War in the Twentieth Century (NY, 1940)
  • Warner, D. and P.: The Tide at Sunrise – History of the Russo-Japanese War, 1904-05 (NY, 1974)
  • Wawro, Geoffrey: Warfare and Society in Europe, 1792-1914 London, 2000)
  • Wedgewood, Caroline: The Thirty Years War (orig. 1938; republ. London, 1999)
  • Weir, William: Fatal Victories (Hamden, 1993)
  • Wernham, R. B.: After the Armada – Elizabethan England and the Struggle for Western Europe, 1588-1595 (Oxford, 1965)
  • Wilson, Keith (ed.): International Impact of the Boer War (Chesham, 2001)
  • Wittmann, Erno: History – A Guide to Peace (NY, 1948)
  • Wrong, George: Rise and Fall of New France (2v., NY, 1928)

             

                 C. Overviews/Analyses of the Entire 1914-45 World War

  • Albrecht-Carrié, René: France, Europe, and the Two World Wars (NY, 1961)
  • Craig, Gordon: Politics of the Prussian Army, 1640-1945 (1955)
  •                                From Bismarck to Adenauer – Aspects of German Statecraft (Baltimore, 1958)
  • Demeter, K.: The German Officer Corps in Society and State, 1650-1945 (1965)
  • Dill, Marshall: Germany (Ann Arbor, 1961)
  • Duroselle, Jean-Baptiste: From Wilson to Roosevelt – Foreign Policy of the U.S., 1913-1945 (Cambridge, 1963)
  • Freund, Gerald: Germany Between Two Worlds (NY, 1961)
  • Gerwarth, Robert (ed.): Twisted Paths – Europe, 1914-1945 (Oxford, 2007)
  • Goodspeed, D.J.: The German Wars, 1914-1945 (Boston, 1977)
  • Guerard, Albert: France – A Modern History (Ann Arbor, 1959)
  • Higonnet, Margaret et al. (eds.): Behind the Lines – Gender and the Two World Wars  (New Havne, 1987)
  • Hildebrand, Klaus: Das Vergagne Reich – Deutsche Aussenpolitik 1871-1945 (Stuttgart 1995)
  • Hillgruber, Andreas: Deutsche Grossmacht und Weltpolitik im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert (Dusseldorf, 1979)
  • Holborn, Hajo: The Political Collapse of Europe (NY, 1951)
  • Horn, Martin and T. Imlay: “Money in Wartime – France’s Financial Preparations for the Two World Wars”, International History Review XXVII/4 (2005), pp. 709-753
  • Hughes, H. Stuart: Contemporary Europe – A History NY, 1961)
  • Iriye, Akira: Japan and the Wider World – from the Mid-Nineteenth Century to the Present (London, 1997)
  • Kennedy, Paul: Rise and Fall of Great Powers (NY, 1987)
  • Kohn, Hans The Mind of Germany (NY, 1960)
  • Kolko, Gabriel: Century of War Politics, Conflicts, and Society Since 1914 (NY, 1994)
  • Lyttelton, Adrian (ed.): Liberal and Fascist Italy, 1900-1945 (Oxford, 2002)
  • May, Arthur: Europe and Two World Wars (NY, 1947)
  • McKay, Donald: The United States and France 
  • Osgood, Robert: Ideals and Self-Interest in America’s Foreign Relations (Chicago, 1953)
  • Taylor, A. J. P.: The Course of German History (London, 1945)
  •                                  English History – 1914-1945  (Oxford, 1965)
  • Thompson, David: Democracy in France Since 1870 NY, 1964)
  • Vermeil, Edmond: Germany in the Twentieth Century (NY, 1956)
  • Wright, Gordon: France in Modern Times – 1760 to the Present (Chicago, 1960)

   

 III. Crafting the Encirclement: from the Franco-German War to Agadir      and the Balkans, 1870-1913

                  A. New Germany vs. France Alone, 1870-71

Fr-Pr war...la Belle France, etc.   1870-71 (French Version); @ Rodrigues, Casque Prussien

                                 1. Narratives

  • Albani, Carl: Geschichte des Deutsch-Französischen Krieges… @ http://books.google.com
  • Andrieux, Louis: La Commune à Lyon en 1870 et 1871 (Paris, 1906); @ gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Ardience, Thomas: The Last Gaiter Button – A Study of the Mobilization and Concentration of the French Army in 1870 (NY, 1987)
  • Ascoli, David: Day of Battle – Mars-la-Tour, 16 August 1870 ()
  • Audoin-Rouzeau, Stephane: 1870 – La France dans La Guerre (Paris, 1989)
  • Badsey, Stephen: The Franco-Prussian War, 1870-71 (Osprey Essential Histories, #51) @ http://ospreypublishing.com
  • Baguly, David: Napoleon III and his Regime (Baton Rouge, 2001)
  • Baldamus,             : Literatur des Deutsch-Französischen Krieges (1871)
  • Baldick, Robert: The Siege of Paris (NY, 1964)
  • Barry, Quentin: The Franco-Prussian War, 1870-71 (2 v.)
  • de la Barthe, M. -C.: Histoire Populaire de la Guerre de 1870 ()
  • de la Bedollière, Émile: Bazaine et la Capitulation de Metz (Paris, 1873); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Bertin, Léo: Vernon et ses Environs pendant la Guerre de 1870-71 – les Prussiens dans l’Eure (Vernon, 1898); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Bird, W. D.: Lectures on the Strategy of the Franco-German War (London, 1909)
  • Bonnet, Charles: l’Invasion – Versailles ()
  • de la Borderie, A.: Le Camp de Conlic et l’Armée de Bretagne ()
  • Bucholz, Arden: Moltke and the The German Wars, 1864-1871 (NY, 2001), @ http://abebooks.com 
  • du Camp, Maxime: Les Convulsions de Paris, les Sauvetages pendant la Commune Paris, 1883); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Cadol, Edouard:
  • de la Chapelle,            : Les Forces Militaires de la France – 1870 ()
  • Chevalier, Edouard: La Marine Francais et la Marine Allemand pendant La Guerre de 1870-71 ()
  • Chuquet, Arthur: la Guerre 1870-71 (Paris,      )
  • Claretie, Jules: Histoire de la Révolution de 1870-71 (2v., Paris, 1872-75); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Cresson,             : Les Premiers Jours de l’Armistice ()
  • de Cugnac,          : Les Volontaires Vendúens a l’Armée de La Loire ()
  • Dariman, Alfred: l’Agonie del’Empire… (Paris, 1891); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Daussy, Henry: La Ligne de la Somme Pendant la Campagne 1870-71 (Paris, 1875); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Dayot, Armand: Le Second Empire. l’Invasion, Le Siège, La Commune ()
  • Delmas, Jules: Les Martyrs de France, 1870-71 (Limoges, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Delpit, Albert: l’Invasion, 1870-71 ()
  • Denis, E.: La Fondation de l’Empire Allemand, 1866-1871 ()
  • Deschaumes, E.: l’Armée de Loire – La Retraite Infernale… ()
  • Desjardins,            : Tableau de la Guerre dans Seine-et-Oise ()
  • Desprez, Adrien: Histoire de la Guerre de 1870-71 ()
  •                                    and J. Rouquette: Histoire des Evenments de 1870-71…le Commune (Paris, 1874); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Dörr, Freidrich: Der Deutsche Krieg Gegen Frankreich im Jahre 1870 (Berlin, 1871), @ http://books.google.com
  • Ducrot, Auguste-Alexandre: La Défense de Paris, 1870-71 (4v., Paris, 1875-78); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Duret, Theodore: Histoire de Quatre Ans, 1870-73 – la Commune (3v., Paris, 1876-80); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Edwards, H. S.: The Germans in France – Notes on the Method and Conduct of the Invasion (London, 1873)
  • Fechner, H. A.: Der Deutsche-Französischen Krieg 1870-71 (Berlin, 1890), @ http://books.google.com
  • Fehleisen, Egmont: Der Deutsche-Franzosische Krieg…in Wort und Bilt (1904), @ http://books.google.com
  • Fermer, D.: Sedan, 1870 – the Eclipse of France (); @http://helionbooks.com 
  • Fischbach, G.: Die Belagerung und das Bombardement von Strassbourg im Jahre 1870, @ http://helionbooks.com
  • Fontane, Theodor: Der Keieg gegen Frankreich, 1870-71 (4 v., orig. 1876; republ. Zurich, 1985) 
  • France, Conseil de Guerre Trianon: Proces Bazaine…Compte Rendu Sténographique (Paris, 1873); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Freycinet, Charles: La Guerre en Province pendant le Siège de Paris ()
  • Gautereau, A.: Les Défenseurs du Font d’Issy et le Bombardement de Paris, 1870-71 (Paris, 1901); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Georges, A.: Le Vandale du Nord, 1870-71 (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Giesberg, Robert: The Treaty of Frankfort (Phila., 1966)
  • de Girardin, Emile: Le Dossier de la Guerre de 1870 – l’Empéreur Napoleon III et l’Europe ()
  • de Gramont,          : La France et La Prusse avant la Guerre ()
  • de Grandeff, A.: Mobiles et Volontaires de la Seine ()
  • Grenest,          : l’Armée de l’East – Relation Anecdotique de la Campagne 1870-71, d’apres de Nombreaux Témoinages Oculaires… (Paris, 1895); @ http://gallica.bfn.fr/
  • Groote, Wolfgang and U. Gersdorff (eds.): Entscheidung 1870 – Der Deutsch-Franzosisschen Krieg (Stuttgart, 1970)
  • Grube, August: Der Welsche Nachbar, Lebensbilder aus dem Grossen Kriege von 1870-71 – nach Wahrneitsgetreuen Dokumenten Geschildert (1871), @ http://books.google.com  
  • de la Guéronnière, Alfred: l’Homme de Sedan – La Rancon de l’Homme de Sedan – La Prusse devant l’Europe ()
  •                                                         Histoire de la Guerre de 1870-71 ()
  • Hale, Lonsdale: The “Peoples’ War” in France, 1870-71, @http://books.google.com
  • Halperin, S. W.: Diplomat Under Stress – Visconti-Venosta and the Crisis of July, 1870 (Chicago, 1963)
  • Hanotaux, Gabriel: Histoire de la Fondation de la Troisieme Republique – le Gouvernement de M. Thiers, 1870-73 (Paris,      )
  • d’Haussonville,             : La France et la Prusse ()
  • Hiltl, Georg: Der Französische Krieg von 1870 und 1871, nach deb Besten Quellen…und eigenen Erlebnissen Leipzig, 1892), @ http://books.google.com
  • Holmes, Richard: The Road to Sedan – The French Army, 1866-1870 (London, 1984)
  • Hooper, George: The Campaign at Sedan, @http://books.google.com
  • Horne, Alistair: The Fall of Paris (London, 1965)
  • Hozier, H. M.: The Franco-Prussian War – its Causes, Incidents, Consequences (2v.)
  • Howard, Michael: The Franco-Prussian War – German Invasion of France, 1870-71 (London, 1981)
  • de Kasel,          : Le Général Sonis ()
  • de Kératry,      : Le Dernier de Napoléon ()
  • Kolb, Eberhard:  Europa vor dem Krieg von 1870 (Munisch, 1987)
  •                                   Der Weg aus dem Krieg – Bismarcks Politik im Krieg und die Friedensanbahnung, 1870-71 (Munich, 1989)
  • Kühlich, Frank: Die Deutschen Soldaten in Krieg von 1870-71 – Eine Darstellung der Situation under Erfahrungen der Deutschen Solfaten im Deutsch-Französischen Krieg (Frankfurt, 1995)
  • Laguerre, J.: Les Allemands à Bar-le-Duc et dans la Meuse, 1870-73 (Bar-le-Duc, 1874); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Landon, M.: The Franco-Prussian War in a Nutshell, @ http://books.google.com 
  • LeFaure, Amadée: Histoire de la Guerre Franco-Allemande, 1870-71 (2v., Paris, 1888)
  • Lemas, Theodore: Un Departement Pendant l’Invasion, 1870-71 (Paris, 1884)
  • Lindner, Theodor: Der Krieg Gegen Frankreich und die Einegung Deutschlands (Berlin, 1895)
  • Loliée, Frédéric: La Vie d’une Imperatrice, Eugenie de Montijo, d’après des Mémoires de Cour Inédits (Paris, 1907); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Lonlay, D.: Français et Allemands – Histoire Anecdotique, Guerre de 1870-71 (6v., Paris, 1888); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Lorain, Pierre and J. Boudriot: Les Armes Americaines de la Defense Nationale, 1870-71 (Paris, 1970)
  • Lord, Robert: Origins of the War of 1870 – New Documents from the German Archives (orig. 1924; NY, 1966)
  • Lowe, C.: Mars-la-Tour, @ http://helionbooks.com
  • Maurice, Frederick: The Franco-German War, 1870-1871 (London, 1914)
  • de Mazade, Charles: La Guerre de France, 1870-71 ()
  • McCabe, James: History of the War Between Germany and France, @ http://books.google.com
  • McMillan, James: Napoleon III (London, 1991)
  • Michel, Adolph: Le Siège de Paris, 1870-71….Avec un Aperçu des Evénements Qui Ont Précédé et Suivi le Siège, depuis la Declaration de Guerre jusqu-aux Preliminaires de Paix de Versailles (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Montferrier,               : Le Gouvernement de Bordeaux ()
  • Mosse, W.: The European Powers and the German Question, 1848-1871 (Cambridge, 1958)
  • Murray, Scott: Liberal Diplomacy and German Unification (Westport, 2000)
  • N/A: Affaire de la Capitulation de Metz, Procès Bazaine. Seul Compte Rendu Stenographique… (Paris, 1873); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Les Horreurs de l’Invasion, 1870-71 (Paris, 1913); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Official History of the Franco-Prussian War (5 v., German), @ http://helionbooks.com
  • N/A: Procès du Maréchal Bazaine. Compte-Rendu des Débats du 1er Conseil de Guerre…et d’une Bibliographie des Principaux Ouvrages a Consulter sur l’Histoire de l’Armée du Rhin et du Siège de Metz (Paris, 1874); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/ 
  • N/A: Strasbourg. Journal des Mois d’Août-Septembre 1870 – Siège et Bombardement avec Corrsepondances, Pièces Officiels, Documents Français et Étrangers (Paris, 1874); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Travaux de Campagne des Officiers de l’État-Major General Russe en 1871 (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Neuville, Alphonse: l’Épopee de la Défaite (1979)
  • Niemann, August: The French Campaign, 1870-71, @http://books.google.com 
  • de Normandie,             : Le Siège de Paris ()
  • Ollivier, Emile: The Franco-Prussian War and its Hidden Causes (1914), @ http://archive.org/details/francoprussionw00unkngoog 
  • Oncken, Hermann: Napoleon III and the Rhine – Origin of the War of 1870-71 (NY, 1928)
  •                                      : Die Rheinpolitik Kaiser Napoleons III von 1863 bis 1870 und der Ursprung des Krieges von 1870-71 (3 v., Stuttgart, 1926)
  • Palat, Barthélemy: Bibliographie Générale de la Guerre de 1870-71 (Paris, 1896); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                          Histoire de la Guerre de 1870-71 (15 vol., Paris, 1893-1904); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  •                                          Bazaine et nos Desastres en 1870 (2v., Paris, 1913)
  • Picard, Ernest: Sedan (2v., Paris, 1912); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Plessis, A.: Rise and Fall of the Second Empire, 1852-1871 (Cambridge, 1985)
  • Pratt, Sisson: Saarbrück to Paris, 1870 – A Strategical Sketch (London, 1904), @ http://books.google.com
  • Prévost, F.: Les Fortresses Françaises pendant la Guerre de 1870-71 (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Price, Roger: Napoleon III and the Second Empire (London, 1997)
  • Rapoport, D.: La Guerre de 1870 autour de Metz,  @ http://helionbooks.com
  • Renauld, Jules: Guerre de 1870 – l’Invasion Allemand (Nancy, 1873)
  • de la Rive, A. -C.: La Condottière Giuseppi Garibaldi 1870-71 ()
  • Rodrigues, Edgar: Casque Prussien – Souvenirs Anecdotiques de la Guerre, 1870-71 (Paris, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de la Roncière le Noury,                : La Marine au Siège de Paris ()
  • Roth, François: La Guerre de 1870 (Paris, 1990)
  • Ruby, Edmond and J. Regnault: Bazaine – Coupable ou Victime? (Paris, 1960)
  • Rüstow, Wilhelm: Der Krieg um die Rheingrenze, 1870… (), @ http://books.google.com
  • de S. H. C.,             : Thiers, le Sauver de France ()
  • De Saint-Germain, M. -T.: La Guerre de 7 Mois ()
  • de Saint-Vallier,              : Evacuation du Territoire ()
  • Schueller, Max: Kriegschirmurgische Skizzen aus dem Deutsche-Franzosischen Kriege… (1871), @ http://books.google.com
  • de Sémant, Paul: Petit Marsouin – Histoire d’une Famille de Soldats, 3e Periode, 1870-1886 (Paris, 1904); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Showalter, Dennis: The Wars of German Reunification ()
  • Steefel, Lawrence: Bismarck, the Hohenzollern Candidacy, and the Origins of the Franco-Prussian War of 1870 (Cambridge, 1962)
  • Steenackers, Francois-Frédéric: Histoire de Gouvernement de la Défense Nationale en Province, 4 Septembre 1870 – 8 Février 1871 (3 v., Paris, 1884-85); @ http:gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Stern, Fritz: Gold and Iron (NY, 1977)
  • Taithe, Bertrand: Citizenship and War – France in Turmoil, 1870-1871 ()
  • Trochu, Louis: La Politique et le Siège de Paris ()
  • Van Neck, Léon: 1870-71….Illustré (Paris, 1910); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Varley, K.: Under the Shadow of Defeat – The War of 1870-71 in French Memory, @ http://helionbooks
  • Véshier, Pierre: Comment a Péri la Commune (Paris, 1892); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/ 
  • Wawro, Geoffrey: The Franco-Prussian War (Cambridge, 2003)*
  • Weigle, Bruce: The 1870 Rules ()
  • Welschinger, Henri: La Guerre de 1870 – Causes et Resposabilités (2v., Paris, 1910); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Wetzel, David: Duel of Giants – Bismarck, Napoleon III, and the Origins of the Franco-Prussian War (Madison, 2001), @ http://rakuten.com 
  • von Wickede, Julius: Geschichte des Krieges von Deutschland gegen Frankreich in den Jahren 1870 und 1871, @ http://books.google.com
  • Williams, Roger: The French Revolution of 1870-71 (NY, 1969)
  •                                       Napoleon III and the Stoeffel Affair (Wortland, 1993)
  • Zeldin, Theodore: Emile Ollivier (Oxford, 1963)
  • Zimmerman, Wilhelm: Deutschlands Heldenkampf, 1870-71 (1873), @ http://books.google.com
  • Zins, Ronald: Les Maréchaux de Napoleon III (Lyon, 1966)
  • Zola, Émile: The Downfall ()

                               

                               2. Firsthand Accounts

                                             a. French

                                                     > Civilians (incl. partisans)

  • Andrieux, Louis: Souvenirs d’un Préfet de Police (2v., Paris, 1885); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                    ÀTravers la République (Paris, 1926); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Armagnac, Leo: Quinze Jours de Campagne – Étapes d’un Franc-Tireur Parisien de Paris à Sedan, Août-Septembre 1870 (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • Bayonne, C.-B.: Dépêches de la Guerre Franco-Allemand ()
  • Béringier, Georges: Par Ballon Monté ()
  • Beslay, Charles: Mes Souvenirs – 1830, 1848, 1870 ()
  • de Boissonnes,             : Une Famille pendant La Guerre 1870-71 ()
  • Bosq, Paul: Souvenirs de l’Assemblée Nationale, 1871-75 (Paris, 1908); @ http:gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Boucher, Auguste: Combat d’Orléans, 11 Octobre 1870 – Journal d’un Bourgeois d’Orléans ()
  • Brincourt, J. B.: Tristes Souvenirs ()
  • Claretie, Jules: La France Envahie, Juillet et Septembre 1870 – Forbach et Sedan, Impressions et Souvenirs de Guerre (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • da Costa, Gaston: La Commune Vécue, 18 Mars-28 Mai 1871 (3v., Paris, 1903-05); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Cousin de Mantauban,             : Un Ministère de la Guerre de 24 Jours ()
  • de Crombrugghe,              : Journal d’un Infirmière – Sarrebruck, Metz, Cambrai ()
  • Delaforest, Guy: l’Alsace – Souvenirs de la Guerre de 1870-71 ()
  • Delorme, Philippe: Journal du Comte de Chambord, 1846-1883, Carnets Inédites; @ Amazon/France
  • Dickhaut, Fréderic: Souvenirs de la Campagne 1870-71 – Simples Récits (Châlons-sur-Marne, 1887); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Doll, Edouard: Guerre de 1870-71. III, Journal du Siège de Belfort (Mulhouse, 1909); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Dubois, Lucien: Chapitres Nouveaux dur le Siege de la Commmune, 1870-71 (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Ducasse,             : Journal Authentique du Siège de Strasbourg ()
  • Dumont,             : Un Mois dans les Ardennes au Milieu des Armées ()
  • Fautras, Gustav: Cinq Mois de Captivité – Recits d’un Prisonnier Civilien Prusse (Orléans, 1873); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Febvey, Isabelle: Défense de Besançon – Journal d’une Ambulancier, 1870-71 (Paris, 1912); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Fidus,           : Journal de….Paris Assiégé, 1870 ()
  • France, Jean: Souvenirs de l’Anée Terrible en Lorraine ()
  • Franqueville, Charles: Souvenirs, 1840-1919 (1922); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Gautier, Hippolyte-Albert: Carnet d’un Journaliste – Pendant le Seize Mai. La Résistance dans les Départements ()
  • Gautier, Théophile: Tableau de Siège – Paris, 1870-71 (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Goncourt, Edmond: Paris Under Siege, 1870-71; from the Goncourt Journal (Ithaca, 1969)
  • Guyon, Charles: Le Franc-Tireur Kolb. l’Espion, l’Évasion – Souvenirs de 1870-71 (Paris, 1890); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • Halévy, Ludovic: Notes et Souvenirs, 1871-72 (Paris, 1889); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Jouvenal, Paul: 1870 – Récits du Temps (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Mayer, Simon: Souvenirs d’un Déporte – Étapes d’un Forçat Politique (Paris, 1880); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Mazade, Alexandre: Lettres et Notes Intimes, 1870-71 (Beaumont-sur-Oise, 1891); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Muller, Eugene: Mémoires d’un Franc-Tireur – Guerre de France, Siège de Paris, 1870-71 (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Mun,               : Un Château de Seine-et-Marne en 1870 ()
  • d’Orléans, Robert: Une Visite à Quelques Champs de Bataille de la Valée du Rhin ()
  • Pascal, Edmond: Journal d’un Petit Parisien Pendant le Siège (Paris, 1893); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Le Pileur, Louis: Campagne de 1870-71. Un Page de la 5e Ambulance Internationale… (Paris, 1916); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Pissan, Charles: Souvenirs de 1870-73 (Le Cateau, 1877); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Prampain, R. P.: Souvenirs de Vaugirard – Mon Journal Pendant le Siège et la Commune, 1870-71 (Paris, 1887); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Villemessant, H.: l’Autographe ()
  • de Vinols de Monfleury, Jules: Mémoires Politiques d’un Membre de l’Assemblée Nationale Constituante de 1871 (Le Puy, 1882)
  • Weber-Koechlin, Jean: Guerre de 1870-71. V, Les Prussiens a Mulhouse…Journal d’un Conseiller Municipal (Mulhouse, 1910); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/

                                                > Soldiers/Unit Histories

  • Achard, Louis: Recits d’un Soldat ()
  • Ambert,            : Histoire de la Guerre de 1870-71 – Récits Militaires ()
  • d’Andlau, Joseph: Metz – Campagne et Négociations (Paris, 1872)
  • Anger, Théophile: Notes de Guerre, 1870-71 (Paris, 1914); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Armagnac, L.: 15 Jours de Campagne – Août-Septembre 1870 ()
  • Aubry, André: Lettres et Carnets de Route du Commandant Briquelot, de 1871-1896 ()
  • Anon: La Rétraite sur Mezières, le 1r Septembre 1870…Deux Réponses a M. Alfred Duquet par un Officier Supérieure (Paris, 1904); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Barail,            : Mes Souvenirs ()
  • Bazaine, Achille:  l’Armée du Rhin – Bataille de Rezonville. Rapport ()
  •                                     l’Armée du Rhin depuis le 12 Août jusqu’au 29 Octobre 1870 (Paris, 1872)
  •                                      Mémoire et Rapport sur les Operations de la’Armée du Rhin et sur la Capitulation de Metz (Paris, 1873)
  •                                       Episodes de la Guerre de 1870 et le Blocus de Metz (Madrid, 1883)
  • Beaunis, Henri-Étienne: Impressions de Campagne 1870-71. Siège de Strasbourg, Campagne de la Loire, Campagne de l’Est (Paris, 1887)
  • Bibesco, Georges: Campagne de 1870 – Belfort, Reims, Sedan ()
  • Billot,          : Operations du 18e Corps sur le Loire et dans l’Est ()
  • Bleibtreu,            (ed.): Der Deutsche-Franzosischen Krieg 1870-71, Schlachtenschilderungen, Vol. XI – Dies Irae – Erinnerungen eines Franzosischen Offizieres an Sedan, 1 Sept. 1870, @http://helionbooks.com  
  • de Blois,          : l’Artillere du 15e Corps ()
  • Bonhomme, Jules: Souvenirs du Fort de l’Est, près Saint-Denis – Carnet d’un Aumonier de l’Armêe de Paris, 1870-71 ()
  • de Boisseau,             : Souvenirs d’un Officier de Chasseurs à Pied ()
  • Boulanger,            : l’Invasion Allemand ()
  • de Chalus,          : Wissenbourg, Froeschwiller, Retraite sur Châlons ()
  • Chanzy,            : La 2e Armée de la Loire ()
  • Charot, Médéric: Le Batallion de Provins, Siège de Paris 1870-71, Recit d’un Garde Mobile (Provins, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Choppin, H.: Souvenirs d’un Cavalier du Second Empire ()
  • Colonna-Ceccaldi,          : Lettres Militaires du Siège ()
  • Delalain, Édouard and G. de Targes: Tablettes d’un Mobile – Journal Historique et Anecdotique du Siège de Paris, 18 Septembre 1870 au 28 Janvier 1871 (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Deligny,          : Le Siège de Metz ()
  • Delmas, Émile: De Froeschwiller è Sedan ()
  • Delorme, Amédée: Journal d’un Sous-Officer, 1870 ()
  • Deschaumes, Edmond: La France Moderne – l’Armée du Nord, Campagne du General Faidherbe (Paris, 1895); @ http://glallica.bnf.fr/
  • Duban, Charles: Souvenirs Militaires d’un Officier Francais, 1848-1887 ()
  • Ducrot, Auguste: La Journée de Sedan (Lyon, 1889)
  • Dugast, H.: Souvenirs Intimes de l’Ambulance Mobile de la Côte-d’Or – Campagnes de la Loire et de l’Est (Dijon, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Faidherbe, L.: Campagne de l’Armée du Nord ()
  • de Failly,          : Operations et Marches du 5e Corps jusqu’au 31 Août ()
  • Le Faure, Amédée: Aux Avant-Postes, Juillet 1870 – Janvier 1871 (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Favé,               : Nos Revers – 2 Combats d’Artillerie sous les Murs de Paris ()
  • Fay, Charles: Journal d’un Officier de l’Armée du Rhin (Paris, 1889)
  • Faverot de Kerbach, François (a.k.a. General Bon): La Guerre Contre l’Allemagne – Mes Souvenirs (Paris, 1905); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Fontaine, T.: Souvenirs d’un Prisonnier de Guerre Allemand ()
  • Frossard,               : Rapport sur les Opérations du 2e Corps de l’Armée du Rhin ()
  • “G. L.”: Souvenirs d’un Voluntaire, Campagne 1870-71. Les Vosges, La Loire… (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Le Gay, Henri: Les Mémoires d’un Pendule Prisonnière de Guerre en 1870-71 (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Géraud, Léon: Les Étapes d’un Chasseur à Pied – Souvenirs de la 1r Armée de la Loire (Paris, 1872); @ http:gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Girard, Alfred: Garde Nationale Mobilisée du Nord – Carnet du 2e Batallion du 4e Régiment de Marche à  l’Armee du Nord…La Campagne de France en 1870 et 1871 (Paris, 1871) @ http://gallica.bfn.fr/
  • Gluck, Émile: Guerre de 1870-71. I, Le 4e Bataillon de la Mobile du Haut-Rhin…Journal d’un Sous-Officier (Mulhouse, 1908); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Haussonville, Joseph: Mon Journal Pendant la Guerre 1870-71 (Paris, 1905); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • d’Hérisson, I.: Journal d’un Officier d’Ordonnance, Juillet 1870-Février 1871 (Paris, 1885); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • Jacquemont, S.: La Campagne des Zouaves Pontificaux en France, sous les Ordres du Général Bon de Charette (Paris, 1872); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Juillard, Henri: Guerre de 1870-71, II. – Notes Journalières Concernant “Ambulance de Mulhouse” à l’Armée de l’Est (Mulhouse, 1908); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Kerneu, Paul: Journal d’un Mobile ()
  • Kirwan, M. W.: La Compagnie Irlandaise – Reminiscences of the Franco-Prussian War,  @ http://halionbooks.com
  • Lepitre, J. -B.: Campagne de 1870-71 – La Garde Mobile de la Côte-d’Or,  Souvenir du 2e Bataillon. Notes Prises Jour par Jour du 14 Août 1870 au 18 Mars 1871 (Langres, 1912)
  • Loire, Maurice (ed.): Au Drapeau – Récits Militaires extraits des Mémoires de G. Bussière et E. Legouis, du Comte de Ségur, du… (Paris, 1897); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Ludovic, Halévy: Notes and Remembrances, 1871-72, @ http://mbn.com
  • de Ludre et de Biencourt,            : Bagneux, le 13 Octobre ()
  • de M., R.: Mémoires de l’Armée de Chanzy – Journal du Batallion des Gardes Mobiles de Mortain, 24 Août 1870 – 26 Mars 1871 (Paris, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Maricourt,             : Souvenirs de l’Armée de la Loire ()
  • Mazeres, J.: Les Mobiles de Rennes au Siège de Paris, 7 Septembre 1870 – 13 Mars 1871 (Rennes, 1871); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Montaudon, Jean-Baptiste: Souvenirs Militaires (2v., Paris, 1900) 
  • de Montvaillant,               : La Garde Mobile de l’Hérault au Siège de Paris ()
  • Marance, Charles-L.: Un Régiment de l’Armée de la Loire – Notes et Souvenirs (Paris, 1878); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • de Mauni, Roger: Eight Months on Duty – Diary of a Young Officer in Chanzy’s Army (Hamden, 1970)
  • du pre Labouchère, Henry: Tagebuch Während der Belagerung von Paris (1871), @ http://books.google.com
  • de Narcy, L.: Journal d’un Officier de Turcos, 1870 ()
  • Noyer,          : Belfort, 1870-1871 – Carnet de Siège du Sgt.-Major Noyer, du 65e Régiment de Marche ()
  • de Place, R.: Historique de 12e Cuirassiers ()
  • Provost, Joseph: La Garde Mobile d’Eure-et-Loire et ses Aumôniers, 1870-71 (Chartres, 1901); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Ravenel, Alphonse: Souvenirs de Champigny – Carnet d’un Soldat (Paruis, 1882); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Sarcey, Francisque: Die Belagerung von Paris 1870-71, Ereignisse und Eindrücke (1871), @ http://books.google.com
  • de Sarrepont,               : Histoire de la Dêfense de Paris – Le Bombardement…. ()
  • “S. M.”: Deuxième Régiment d’Infanterie de Marine. Le 8e Batallion a l’Armée du Nord, 1870-71 – Etapes et Recits (Le Blanc, 1875); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Villiers, L. and J. de Targes: Tablettes d’un Mobile – Le Livre d’Or du Siège de Paris (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • de Wimpffen,            : Sedan ()

                                                                                               

                                            b. German

                                                     > Civilians

  • Schneider, Louis: l’Empereur Guillaume – Souvenirs Intimes, Révus et Annotés par l’Empereur sur le Manuscrit Original (3v., Nancy, 1888)

                                                     > Soldiers/Unit Histories

  • Arnold, Hugo: Unter General von der Tann – Feldzugserinnerungen, 1870-71 (Munich, 1896)
  • Baehr, Charles: Erinnerungen aus dem Deutsch-Französischen Feldzuge 1870-71 – aus den Tagebuch eines Sechsundbenzigers (1892), @ http://books.google.com
  • Bauer, Max: Von der Maas-Armee (Halle, 1871)
  • Bauriedel, Paul: Meine Erlebnisse während des Feldzuges im Jahre 1870-71 (Nuremburg, 1895)
  • Becher, Oskar: Kriegstagbuch eines Vierundneunzigers aus dem Kriege, 1870-71 (Weimar, 1904)
  • Bell, H. (ed.): St. Privat – German Sources (Ft. Leavenworth, 1914)
  • Berendt, Richard: Erinnerungen aus meiner Deinstzeit (Leipzig, 1894)
  • Betz, C.: Au den Erlebnissen und Erinnerungen eines alten Offiziers (Karlsruhe, 1894)
  • von Bismarck, G.: Kriegserlebnisse 1866 und 1870-71 (Dessau, 1907)
  • von Blumenthal, Albrecht: Journals of Field Marshal Count von Blumenthal for 1866 and 1870-71 (London, 1903)
  • Biodenhorst,             : La Guerre de Siège en 1870 ()
  • von Boguslawski, Albrecht: Tactical Deductions from the War of 1870-71 ()
  • von Bremen, Walter (ed.): Denkwürdigkeiten des Prüssischen Generals der Infanterie Eduard von Fransecky (Leipzig, 1901)
  • Busch, Moritz (ed.?): Graf Bismarck und seine Leute Während des Kriegs mit Frankreich, nach Tagebuchsblätteren (1879), @ http://books.google.com
  • (von/de) Dieskau, L. and G. Prim: La Guerre Franco-Allemand, par un Officier d’État-Major Prussien ()
  • Dorsch, Paul (ed.): Noch ein Schwabenbuch – Württembergs Söhne in Frenkreich, 1870-71 (Stuttgart, 1911)
  •                                        Kriegszug der Württemberger im 19. Jahrhundert (Stuttgart, 1913)
  • von Eberstein, Alfred: Erlebtes aus den Kriegen 1864, 1866, 1870-71 und mit Feldmarshal Helmut Graf Moltke (Leipzig, 1899)
  • von Einem, Karl: Erinnerungen eines Soldat, 1853-1933  (Leipzig, 1933), pp. 11-21
  • Fiedler, Fritz: Die Berliner Marzrevolution 1848 und die Belagerung von Paris 1870/71 – Zwei Abschnitte aus den Aufzeichnungen des Prinzen Kraft zu Hohenlohe-Ingelfingen Kritisch Betrachtet (np., 1926)
  • Foerster, Wolfgang (ed.?): Prinz Friedrich Karl von Preussen – Denkwurdigkeiten aus seinem Leben (2v., Stuttgart, 1910)
  • Freudenthal, Friedrich: Von Stade bis Gravelotte – Erinnerungen eines Artilleristen (Bremen, 1898)
  • Geyer, Karl: Erlebnisse eines Württemburgerischen Feldsoldaten im Krieg Gegen Frankreich und im Lazaret zu Paris, 1870-71 (1890), @ http:books.google.com
  • von Grimm, August: Vaterländische Erinnerungen und Betrachtungen über den Krieg von 1870-71 (), @ http://books.google.com
  • Gropengeisser, Fritz: Gesammelte Blatter aus meinem Tornister – Erinnerungen an die Zeit des Grossen Krieges (1910), @ http://books.google.com
  • Hassel, Paul: Von der Dritten Armée – Kriegsgeschictliche Skizzen aus den Feldzuge von 1870-71 (1872), @ http://books.google.com
  • von Hatzfeldt, Paul Graf: The Hatzfeldt Letters…Written from the Headquarters of the King of Prussia, 1870-71 (London, 1905), @ http://books.google.com 
  • von Hindenburg, Paul: Out of My Life (2 v., NY, 1921), vol. I, pp. 39-64
  • Hohenlohe-Ingelfinger, Kraft: The Prussian Infantry in the War of 1870-71 ()
  • Hohenzollern, (Emperor) Frederick III: War Diary, 1870-71 (NY, 1927)
  • Klaeber, Hans: Dans et Devant Verdun, Siege de 1870. Par (un)…Officier de l’Armée Allemande… (Verdun, 1905)
  • Koch, Georg: Bei den Fahnen des III (Brandenburgerischen) Arméekorps von Metz bis Le Mans – Tagebuchblatter eines Kompanieführers im Feldzug 1870-71 (1890), @ http://books.google.com
  • Köppen, Georg: Der Deutsch-Franzosischen Krieg…den Deutschamerikanern Geschildert (1890), @ http://books.google.com
  • Leo, Friedrich: Kriegserinnerungen an 1870-71 (Berlin, 1914)
  • Lindau, Rudolf: Die Preussische Garde im Feldzuge, 1870-71 (1872), @ http://books.google.com
  • von Massow, Anton: Erlebnisse und Eindrücke im Kriege 1970-71 (Berlin, 1912)
  • Matthias, Adolf: Meine Kriegserinnerungen (Munisch, 1912)
  • (von/de) Meissas,            : Journal d’un Aumonier Militaire pendant la Guerre Franco-Allemand ()
  • von Moltke, Helmut: The Franco-German War (3rd. ed., 1907)
  •                                               Extracts from Moltke’s Military Correspondence (Ft. Leavenworth, 1911)
  •                                               Moltke’s Military Correspondence, 1870-71 (London, 1991)
  • de Pardiellan,                  : Chevauchées Prussiennes sue le Rhin, 1870-71 ()
  • Priese, Johannes: Als Totenkopfhusar, 1870-71 (Berlin, 1936)
  • von Rauch, Fedor: Briefe aus dem Grossen Hauptquartier, 1866 und 1870 (Berlin, 1911)
  • Rindfleisch, Georg: Feldbriefe von… (), @ http://books.google.com
  • Riemschneider, M.: Ein Erfurter im Deutsche-Französischen Krieg, 1870-71,  @ http://helionbooks.com
  • Ris, Richard: Kriegserlebnisse (Auerbach, 1911)
  • Steinbeck, Johannes: Um und in Metz 1870 (Munich, 1891), @ http://books.google.com 
  • Verdy du Vernois, Adrian Friedrich Wilhelm: With the Royal Headquarters in 1870-71 (London, 1897), @ http://books.google.com
  • Wachenhusen, Hans: Tagebuch vom Franzosischen Kreigsshauplat, 1870-71 (2v., 1871), @ http://books.google.com
  • Waltz, Gustav: Elrebnisse Feldartztes der Badischen Division in Krieg 1870-71 (1872), @ http://books.google.com
  • von Winning, Leopold: Erinnerungen eines Preussischen Leutnants aus den Kriegsjahren 1866 und 1870-1871 (Heidelberg, 1911)
  • (von/de) Wartensleben,             : Les Opérations de la 1er Armée sous les Ordres de General Manteuffel ()
  • Zehlicke, Carl: Von Wiessenberg bis Paris… (1871), @ http://books.google.com

                                                                                               

                                      c. other eyewitnesses

  • Bingham, Denis: Journal of the Siege of Paris (London, 1871)
  • Blunt, Wilfred: “Paris Diary of 1870”, pp. 381-405 in My Diaries, 1881-1914 (London, 1932)
  • du Cane, J. P.: Campaign in Alsace, August 1870 ()
  • Crane, Edward (ed.): Memoirs of Dr. Thomas W. Evans – Recollections of the French Second Empire (2v., London, 1905)
  • Forbes, Archibald: My Experiences of the War Between France and Germany (2 v., Leipzig, 1871)
  • Golovin, Ivan: Frankreichs Verfall, 1870-71 (Leipzig, 1872), @ http://books.google.com
  • Henderson, G. F.: Battle of Spicheran, August 6th, 1870 ()
  • Legge, E.: Killed at Saarbrucke – A British Newspaperman’s View of the Franco-Prussian War (), @ http://helionbooks.com
  • Montagu, Irving: Wanderings of a War Artist (London, 1889)
  • Reitlinger, Frederic: A Diplomat’s Memoir of 1870 (London, 1915)
  • Shand, Alexander: On the Trail of War (NY, 1871)
  • Sheridan, Philip: Personal Memoirs of… vol. II (NY, 1888)
  • Vizetelly, Ernst: My Days of Adventure – The Fall of France, 1870-1871 (London, 1914) 
  • Washburne, Elihu: Recollections of a Minister to France, 1869-1877 (2 v., NY, 1887)

               

            B. War by Other Means – Triumph of French Diplomacy & Finance,  1872-1913: l’Encerclément

                                 1. Biographies etc. of Major Individual Players

  • Andrew, Christopher: Theophile Delcassé and the Making of the Entente Cordiale (London, 1968)
  • Bainville, Jacque: Bismarck (Paris, 1932)
  • Boetticher, F.: Schlieffen (1957)
  • Bucholz, Arden: Moltke, Schlieffen, and Prussian War Planning (Prividence, 1991)
  • Bury, J. P.  and R. Tombs: Thiers, 1797-1877 (London, 1986)
  • Busch, Moritz: Bismarck – Some Secret Pages of his History 2 v., NY, 1898)
  • Farwell, Byron: Queen Victoria’s Little Wars (London, 1973)
  • Fay, José and Stéphane: Un Fils de France – le Général Laperrine, Grand Saharien (Paris, 1922)
  • Foerster, W.: Graf Schlieffen und der Weltkrieg (1925)
  • Forsbach, Ralf: Alfred Kiderlen-Wachter, 1852-1912 (2v., Gottingen, 1997)
  • Gall, Lothar: Bismarck – The White Revolutionary (2v. London, 1986)
  • Gilbert, Bentley: “Pacifist to Interventionist – David Lloyd George in 1911 and 1914”, Historical J. XXVIII/4 (1985), pp. 866-886
  • Gall, Lothar: Bismarck – the White Revolutionary, 1871-1898 (London, 1986)
  • Joly, Bertrand: Deroulède – l’Iinventeur du Nati0nalisme Francais (Paris, 1998)
  • Kent, George: Bismarck and his Times (Carbondale, 1978)
  • Kohut, Thomas: Wilhelm II and the Germans NY, 1991)
  • Koss, Stephen: Sir John Brunner, Radical Plutocrat – 1842-1919 (Cambridge, 1970)
  • Lethève, Jacques and R. Roncoeur: Maurice Barrès, 1862-1923 (Paris, 1962)
  • Meisner, Heinrich: Denfwurdigfeiten des General-Feldmarshalls Alfred Grafen von Waldersee… (3v., Stuttgart, 1925)
  • Mitchell, Allan: Bismarck and the French Nation, 1848-1890 (NY, 1971)
  • Pflanze, Otto: Bismarck and the Development of Germany (3v., Princeton, 1990)
  • Reinermann, Lothar: Der Kaiser in England – Wilhelm II und sein Bild in der Britischen Öffentlichkeit (Paderborn, 20010
  • Ritter, Gerhard: The Schleiffen Plan – Critique of a Myth (London, 1958)
  • Röhl, John: The Kaiser and his Court – Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany (Cambridge, 1994)
  •                           Wilhelm II – The Kaiser’s Personal Monarchy, 1888-1900 (Cambridge, 2004)
  •                            Wilhelm II – Der Weg in den Abgrund, 1900-1941 (Munich, 2008)
  • Shaw, Stanley: The Kaiser, 1859-1914 (London, 1914), @ http://bookprep.com/read/uc1.b264010
  • Steefel, L.: “Bismarck”, J. of Modern History II/1 (March, 1930), pp. 74-95
  • Steinberg, Jonathan: Yesterday’s Deterrent – Tirpitz and the Birth of the German Battle Fleet (London, 1965)
  • Taylor, A.J.P.: Bismarck (NY, 1967)
  • Vogel, Barbara: Deutsche Rußlandspolitik – Das Scheitern der Deutschen Weltpolitk unter Bülow, 1900-1906 (Düsseldorf, 1973)
  • Winzen, Peter: Bülows Weltmachtkonzept -Untersuchung zur Frühphase seiner Außenpolitik, 1897-1901 (Boppard am Rhein, 1977)

                                

                                 2. Other Narratives

  • Adams, Iestyn: Brothers Across the Ocean – British foreign Policy and the Origins of the Anglo-American Special Relationship, 1900-05 (London, 2005)
  • Afflerbach, Holger: Der Dreibund – Europaische Grossmacht und Allianzpolitik vor dem Ersten Weltkrieg (Vienna, 2002)
  • Ahmad, Feroz: The Young Turks – The Committee of Union and Progress in Turkish Politics, 1908-14 (Oxford, 1969)
  • Anderson, E.: The First Moroccan Crisis, 1904-06 (Chicago, 1929)
  • Angelow, Jurgen: Kalkul und Prestige – Der Zweibund am Vorabend des Ersten Weltkrieges (Cologne, 2000)
  • Ashmead-Bartlett, E.: Passing of the Shereefian Empire (London, 1910)
  • Aydelotte, William: Bismarck and British Colonial Policy (NY, 1970)
  • Bachmann, Klaus: Ein Herd der Feindschaft Gegen Russland – Galizien als Krisenherd in den Beziehungen der Donaumonarchie mit Russland, 1907-14 (Munich, 2001)
  • Bailey, T.: “Japan’s Protest Against the Annexation of Hawaii”, J. of Modern History III/1 (March, 1931), pp. 46-61
  • Barlow, I.C.: The Agadir Crisis (Hamden, 1971)
  • Barth, Boris: Die Deutsche Hochfinanze und die Imperialismen – Banken und Aussenpolitik vor 1914 (Stuttgart, 1995)
  • Becker, Jean-Jacques and S. Audoin-Rouzeau: La France, la Nation, la Guerre, 1850-1920 (Paris, 1995)
  • Binion, Rudolph: “From Mayerling to Sarajevo”, in Soundings (NY, 1981), pp. 62-96
  • Bitsch, Marie: La Belgique entre la France et l’Allemagne, 1905-14 (Paris, 1994)
  • Bobroff, Ronald: Road to Glory – Late Imperial Russia and the Turkish Straits (London, 2006)
  • Boemeke, Manfred et al.: Anticipating Total War – The German and American Experiences, 1871-1914 (Cambridge, 1999)
  • Bosworth, Richard: Italy, Least of the Great Powers – Italian Foreign Policy Before the First World War (Cambridge, 1979)                                       
  •                                          Italy and the Approach of the First World War (London, 1983)
  • Boucher, Arthur: l’Offensive contre l’Allemagne (Paris, 1911)
  •                                   l’Allemagne en Peril (Paris, 1914)
  • Brandenburg, Erich: From Bismarck to the World War (London, 1933)
  • Brechtken, Magnus: Scharnierzeit 1895-1907 – Personlichkeitin und Internationale Politik in den Deutsch-Britischen-Amerikanischen Beziehungen vor dem Ersten Weltkrieg (Mainz, 2006)
  • Bridge, F.: Great Britain and Austria-Hungary, 1906-14 – A Diplomatic History (London, 1972)
  • Charmley, John: Splendid Isolation? Britain and the Balance of Power, 1870-1914 (London, 1999)
  • Chastenet, Jacques: L’Enfance de la Troisième, 1870-1879 (Paris, 1952)
  •                                            Jours Inquiets et Jours Sanglants, 1906-1918 (Paris, 1957)
  • Civrieux,        : Le Germanisme Encèrclé (Paris, 1913)
  • Contamine, Henry: La Révanche, 1871-1914 (Paris, 1957)
  • Carmpton, R.J.: The Hollow Detente – Anglo-German Relations in the Balkans, 1911-14 (London, 1980)
  • Carroll, Eber: Germany and the Great Powers, 1866-1914 – A Study in Public Opinion and Foreign Policy (NY, 1975)
  • Dickinson, G. Lowes: International Anarchy, 1904-1914 (NY, 1926)
  • Echevarria, Antulio: After Clausewitz – German Military Thinkers Before the Great War (Laurence, 2000)
  • Edwards, E.W.: British Diplomacy and Finance in China, 1895-1914 (Oxford, 1987)
  • Ehlert, Hans (ed.): Der Schlieffenplan – Analysen und Dokumente (Paderborn, 2006)
  • Eley, Geoff: Reshaping the German Right – Radical Nationalism and Political Change After Bismarck (New Haven, 1980)
  • Ewart, J. S.: Roots and Causes of the War, 1914-1918 (2 v., NY, 1925)
  • Farrar, L. L.: Arrogance and Anxiety – the Ambivalence of German Power, 1848-1914 (Iowa City, 1981)
  • Ferenczi, Caspar: Aussenpolitik und Offentlichkeit in Russland, 1906-12 (Husum, 1982)
  • Forster, Stig: Der Doppelte MilitarismusDie Deutsche Heeresrustungspolitik Zwischen Status-Quo-Sicherung und Aggression, 1890-1913 (Stuttgart, 1985)
  •                           : “Der Deutsche Generalstab und die Illusion des Kurzen Krieges, 1871-1914; Metakritik eines Mythos”, Militargeschichtliche Mitteilungen LIV (1995), pp. 61-95
  • Frevert, Ute (ed.): Das Neue Jahrhundert – Europaische Zeitdiagnosen und Zukunftsentwurfe um 1900 (Gottingen, 2000)
  • Fribourg, Andre: le Poing Allemand en Lorraine et Alsace – 1871, 1914, 1918 (np., 1918)
  • Fuller, William: Civil-Military Relations in Imperial Russia, 1881-1914 (Princeton, 1985)
  • Garrigues, Jean: La Republique des Hommes d’Affaires, 1870-1900 (Paris, 1997)
  • Gattrell, Peter: Government, Industry, and Rearmament in Russia, 1900-1914 – The Last Argument of Tsarism (Cambridge, 1994)
  • Geppert, Dominik: Pressekriege – Offentlichkeit und Diplomatie in den Deutsche-Britischen Bezeihungen, 1896-1912 (Munich, 2007)
  •                                        and R. Gerwarth: Wilhelmine Germany and Edwardian Britain – Essays on Cultural Affinity  (Oxford, 2008)
  • Geyer, Dietrich: Russian Imperialism – Interaction of Foreign and Domestic Policy, 1860-1914 (Leamington, 1987) 
  • Gifford, P. and W. Louis: Britain and Germany in Africa ()
  • Girardet, Raoul: Le Nationalisme Francais, 1971-1914 (Paris, 1966)
  • Girault, Rene: “Les Balkans dans les Relations Franco-Russes en 1912”, Revue Historique, CCLIII/1975, pp. 172-83
  •                             Emprunts Russes et Investissements Francais en Russie 1887-1914 (Paris, 1973)
  • Gooch, G. P.: History of Modern Europe, 1878-1920 (NY, 1923)
  •                            Before the War (2v., London, 1938) 
  • Grouard, Auguste.: France and Germany – the Possible War (Paris, 1913)
  • Guillen, Pierre: l’Allemagne et le Maroc, 1870-1905 (Paris, 1967)
  •                                “Les Questions Coloniales dans les Relations Franco-Allemandes a la Veille de la Premiere Guerre Mondiale”, Revue Historique, CCXLVIII/1972
  •                                 : l’Expansion, 1881-1898 (Paris, 1984)
  • Halévy, Elie: Histoire du Peuple Anglais au XIX Siècle, Epilogue II – Vers le Démocratie Sociale et Vers la Guerre, 1905-1914 (Paris, 1932); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Harrison, Frederic: The German Peril (London, 1915)
  • Hawkins, Angus: British Party Politics, 1852-1886 (Basingstoke, 1998)
  • Hayne, M.: The French Foreign Office and the Origins of the First World War, 1898-1914 (Oxford, 1992)
  • Hewitson, Mark: National Identity and Political Thought in Germany – Wilhelmine Depictions of the French Third Republic, 1890-1914  (Oxford, 2000)
  • Hobson, J. M.: “The Military-Extraction Gap and the Wary Titan – Fiscal Sociology of British Defense Policy, 1870-1913”, J. of European Economic History XXII/3 (1993), pp. 461-506
  • Hoffman, R. J.: Great Britain and the German Trade Rivalry (NY, 1964)
  • Holt, Lucius: History of Europe, 1862-1914, from the Accession of Bismarck to the Outbreak of the World War  (NY, 1918)
  • Hurd, Archibald and H. Castle: German Sea Power (London, 1913)
  • Hutton, Patrick: “Popular Boulangism and the Advent of Mass Politics in France, 1886-1990”, J. of  Contemporary History XI/1 (1976), pp. 85-106
  • Joll, James: The Second International (London, 1955)
  •                            Europe Since 1870 (London, 1973)
  • Kennan, George: Decline of Bismarck’s European Order – Franco-Russian Relations, 1875-1890  (Princeton, 1979)
  •                                  : Fateful Alliance – France, Russia, and the Coming of the First World War (NY, 1984)
  • Kennedy, Paul: Rise of Anglo-German Antagonism, 1860-1914 (London, 1980)
  •                                 & Nicholls, A. (eds.): Nationalist and Racialist Movements in Britain and Germany Before 1914 (London, 1981)
  • Kowner, Rotem (ed.): Impact of the Russo-Japanese War (London, 2007)
  • Lahme, Rainer: Deutsche Aussenpolitik, 1890-1894 – Von der Gleichgewichtspolitik Bismarcks zur Allianzstrategie Caprivis (Gottingen, 1990)
  •  Langer, William: European Alliances and Alignments, 1871-1890 (NY, 1950)
  •                                   Diplomacy of Imperialism (NY, 1965)
  •                                   The Franco-Russian Alliance, 1890-1914 (NY, 1977)
  • Laity, Paul: The British Peace Movement, 1870-1914 (Oxford, 2001)
  • Larmeroux, Jean: La Politique Extérieure de l’Autriche-Hongrie, 1875-1914 (2v., Paris,      )
  • Lauret, René: France and Germany (Chicago, 1964)
  • Lebovics, Hermann: Alliance of Iron and Wheat in the French The French Third Republic, 1860-1914 (Baton Rouge, 1988)
  • Lieven, Dominic: “Pro-Germans and Russian Foreign Policy, 1890-1914”, International History R. XI/1 (1980), pp. 34-54
  •                                   Russia and the Origins of the First World War (London, 1983)
  •                                   The Russian Empire and Its Rivals (London, 2000)
  • Lowe, C J. and F Marzari (eds.): Italian Foreign Policy, 1870-1940 (London, 1975)
  • Lowe, John: The Great Powers, Imperialism, and the German Problem, 1865-1925 (London, 1994)
  • Massard, Émile: La France et la Russie Contre la Triple Alliance – la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1893); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Matsumoto-Best, Saho: “British and Italian Imperial Rivalry in the Mediterranean, 1912-1914 – The Case of Egypt”, Diplomacy and Statecraft XVIII/2 (2007), pp. 297-214
  • Mayer, Martin: Geheime Diplomatie und Offentliche Meinung – Die Parlamente in Frankreich, Deutschland, und Grossbritannien und die Erste Marokkokrise, 1904-1906″ (Dusseldorf, 2002)
  • Mayeur, Jean-Marie and M. Reberioux: The Third Republic from its Origins to the Great War, 1871-1914 (Cambridge, 1987)
  • McDonald, D. M.: United Government and Foreign Policy in Russia, 1900-1914 (Cambridge, 1992)
  • Medlicott, W.: The Congress of Berlin and After (London, 1938)
  • Meyer, Thomas: Endlich eine Tat, eine Befreiende Tat – Alfred von Kiderlen-Wächters Panthersprung nach Agadir unter dem druck der Offentlichen Meinung (Husum, 1996)
  • Miller, Paul: From Revolutionaries to Citizens – Antimilitarism in France, 1870-1914 (Durham, 2002)
  • Mommsen, Wolfgang: Imperial Germany, 1867-1918 (London, 1990)
  • Monger, George: The End of Isolation (London, 1963)
  • Morgan, Kevin: “Militarism and anti-Militarism: Socialists, Communists, and Conscription in France and Britain, 1900-1940”, Past and Present CCII (2009), pp. 207-245
  • Mösslang, Markus and T. Riotte (eds.): The Diplomats’ World – A Cultural History of Diplomacy, 1815-1914 (Oxford, 2008)
  • Mulligan, William: “We Can’t Be More Russian Than the Russians – British Policy in the Liman von Sanders Crisis, 1913-1914”, Diplomacy and Statecraft XVII/2 (2006)
  •                                           “From Case to Narrative – The Marquess of Landsdowne, Sir Edward Grey, and the Threat From Germany, 1900-1906”, International History Review XXX/2 (2008), pp. 273-302
  • Murray, Bruce: The People’s Budget, 1909/10: lloyd George and Liberal Politics (Oxford, 1989)
  • Murray, Stewart: The Peace of the Anglo-Saxons (London, 1905)
  • Neilson, Keith: Britain and the Last Tsar – British Policy and Russia, 1894-1917 (Oxford, 1995)
  • Neitzel, Sönke: Weltmacht oder Untergang – Weltreichslehre im Zeitalter des Imperialismus (Paderborn, 2000)
  •                                  Kriegsausbruch – Deutschlands Weg in der Katastrophe, 1900-1914 (Munich, 2002)
  • Nish, Ian: The Anglo-Japanese Alliance – Diplomacy of Two Island Empires, 1894-1907 (Westport, 1968)
  • O’Brien, Patrick: “Costs and Benefits of British Imperialism, 1846-1914”, Pasty and Present CXX (1988), pp. 163-200 
  • O’Brien, Phillips: British and American Naval Power – Politics and Policy, 1900-1936 (Westport, 1998)
  • Otte, T. G.: “Great Britain, Germany, and the Far Eastern Crisis of 1897/8”, English Historical R. CX/5 (1995), pp. 1157-79
  •                         “A Question of Leadership – Lord Salisbury, the Unionist Cabinet, and Foreign Policy-Making, 1895-1900”, Contemporary British History XIV/4 (2000), pp. 1-26
  •                          The China Question – Great Power Rivalry and British Isolation, 1894-1905 (Oxford, 2007)
  • Pantenburg, Isabel: Im Schatten des Zweibunds – Probleme Österreichisch-Ungarischer Bündnispolitik, 1897-1908 (Vienna, 1996)
  • Paulmann, Johannes: Pomp und Politik – Monarchbegegnungen in Europa Zwischen Ancien Régime un Ersten Weltkrieg (Paderbron, 2000)
  • Peyrolle, André: École Supérieure de Guerre, 1896-97 – Alimentation et Revitaillement… (Paris, 1897); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Pinon, René: l’Avenir de l’Entente Franco-Anglaise (Paris,     )
  • Poidevin, Raymond: Les Rélations Économiques et Financières entre la France et l’Allemagne de 1898 à 1914 (Paris, 1969)
  • Porch, Douglas: Conquest of Morocco (NY, 1983)
  • Portes, Jacques: Fascination and Misgivings – The United States in French Opinion, 1870-1914 (Cambridge, 2000)
  • Pribram, A. F.: Austrian Foreign Policy, 1908-1918 (London, 1923)
  • Ragsdale, Hugh (ed.): Imperial Russian Foreign Policy (Cambridge, 1993)
  • Rauh, Manfred: “Die Britische-Russische Marinekonvention von 1914 und der Ausbruch des Ersten Weltkrieges”, Militargeschlichtichen Mitteillungen XLI/1 (1987), pp. 37-62
  • Readman, Paul: “The Conservative Party, Patriotism, and British Politics – Case of the General Election of 1900”, J. of Britiish Studies XL/1 (2001), pp. 107-145
  • Roepke, Fritz: Vom Gambetta bis Clemanceau (1922), @ http://books.google.com
  • Rosenberg, Emily: Financial Missionaries to the World – Politics and Culture of Dollar Diplomacy, 1900-1930 Cambridge, 1999)
  • Rosenberger, Bernhard: Zeitungen als Kriegstreiber? Die Rolle der Presse im Vorfeld des Ersten Weltkrieges (Cologne, 1998)
  • Rüger, Jan: The Great Naval Game – Britain and Germany in the Age of Empire (Cambridge, 2007)
  • Rumpler, Helmut and Jan-Paul Niederkorn (Eds.): Der Zweibund, 1879 – Das Deutsche-Österreichische-Ungarische Bündnis und die Europäische Diplomatie (Vienna, 1996)
  • Schmitt, Bernadotte: England and Germany, 1740 – 1914 (Princeton, 1918)
  • Schneider, Irmin: Die Deutsche Russlandpolitik, 1890-1900 (Paderborn, 2003)
  • Schöllgen, Gregor: Escape into War? The Foreign Policy of Imperial  Germany (Oxford, 1990)
  •                                      “Kriegsgefahr und Krisenmanagement vor 1914 – Zur Aussenpolitik des Kaiserlichen Deutschland”, Historische Zeitschrift CCLIVII (1998)
  • Schröder, Stepehn: Die Englisch-Russische Marinekonvention – Das Deutsch Reich und die Flottenverhandlungen der Tripleentente am Vorabend des Erseten Weltkrieges (Göttingen, 2006)
  • Schuman, Frederick: War and Diplomacy in the French Republic (orig. 1931; NY, 1969)
  • Schwab, Maurice: Le Danger Allemand – Étude sur le Developpement Industriel et Commercial de l’Allemagne (Paris, 1896); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Seligmann, Matthew: “Switching Horses – The Admiralty’s Recognition of the Threat from Germany, 1900-1906”, International History R. XXX/2 (2008), pp. 239-58
  • Serrigny, Bernard: Les Consequences Économiques et Sociales de la Prochaine Guerre, d’après les Enseignements des Compagnes de 1870-72 et 1904-05 (np., 1909); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Sharp, Alan and G. Stone: Anglo-French Relations in the Twentieth Century – Rivalry and Cooperation (London, 2000)
  • Shippee, L.: “German-American Relations, 1890-1914”, J. of Modern History VIII/4 (Dec. 1936), pp. 479-88
  • de Siebert, B.: Entente Diplomacy and the World, 1909-1914 (NY, 1920)
  • Siegel, Jennifer: Endgame – Britain, Russia, and the Final Struggle for Central Asia (London, 2002)
  • Sontag, Raymond: “British Foreign Policy, 1898-1912”, J. of Modern History III/3 (Sept. 1930), pp. 472-80
  •                                          “British Policy in 1913-14”, J. of Modern HistoryX/4 (Dec. 1938), pp. 542-553
  •                                         Germany and England (NY, 1958)
  • Stargardt, Nicholas: The German Idea of Militarism -Radical and Socialist Critics, 1860-1914 (Cambridge, 1994)
  • Stead, W. T.: Truth About Russia (London, 1888)
  • Steiner, Zara: The Foreign Office and Foreign Policy, 1898-1914 (Cambridge, 1969)
  •                             Britain and the Origins of the First World War (London, 1977)
  • Sternhill, Zeev: La Droite Révolutionnaire, 1885-1914 (Paris, 1997)
  • Stevenson, David: French War Aims Against Germany (Oxford, 1982)
  • Stuart, Graham: French Foreign Policy from Fashoda to Sarajevo, 1898-1914 (NY, 1921)
  • Sumind, Jon: In Defence of Naval Supremacy – Finance, Technology, and British Naval Policy, 1889-1914 (London, 1989)
  • de Taube, Michael: La Politique Russe d’Avant-Guerre et la Fin de l’Empire des Tsars, 1904-1917 (Paris, 1928)
  • Taylor, A.J.P.: Germany’s First Bid for Colonies, 1884-85 (London, 1938)
  • Tardieu, André: La France et les Alliances – La Lutte pour l’Équilibre, 1871-1910 (Paris, 1910)
  • Thobie, Jacques: La France Impériale, 1880-1914 (Paris, 1982)
  • Thoumas, Charles: Les Transformations de l’Armée Francaise – Essais d’Histoire et de Critique sur l’État Militaire de la France (2v., Paris, 1887); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Tombs, Robert (ed.): Nationhood and Nationalism in France – From Boulangism to the Great War, 1889-1914 (London, 1991)
  • Torp, Cornelius: Die Herausforderung der Globalisierung – Wirtschaft und Politik in Deutschland, 1860-1914 (Göttingen, 2005)
  • Tuchman, Barbara: The Proud Tower (NY, 1966)
  • Vogel, Jakob: Nationen im Gleichschritt – der Kult der “Nation im Waffen” in Deutschland und Frankreich, 1871-1914 (Göttingen, 1997)
  • Walkenhorst, Peter: Nation-Volk-Rasse. Radikaler Nationalismus im Deustchen Kaiserreich, 1890-1914 (Göttingen, 2007)
  • Weber, Eugene: National Revival in France, 1905-14 (Berkeley, 1968)
  •                                    Peasants into Frenchmen (Stanford, 1976)
  • Weber, Thomas: Our Friend “the Enemy” – Elite Education in Britain and Germany Before WW I (Stanford, 2008)
  • Webster, R. W.: Industrial Imperialism in Italy, 1908-1915 (Berkeley, 1975)
  • von Wegerer, Alfred: Der Ausbruch des Weltkriegs (2v., Hamburg, 1939)
  • Wehler, Hans-Ulrich: The German Empire, 1871-1918 (Leamington Spa, 1985)
  • Wertheimer, Mildred: The Pan-German League (NY, 1924)
  • Wilkinson, Spencer: Britain at Bay (London, 1909)
  • Williamson, S.: Politics of Grand Strategy – Britain and France Prepare for War (Cambridge, 1969)
  •                                   Austria-Hungary and the Origins of the First World War (Basingstoke, 1991)
  • Wilsberg, Klaus: Terrible Ami – Amiable Ennemi, Kooperation und Konflikt in den Deutsch-Französischen Bezeihungen 1911-14 (Bonn, 1998)
  • Wilson, Keith: The Policy of the Entente – Essays on the Determinants of British Foreign Policy, 1904-14 (Cambridge, 1985)
  •                                 “The Anglo-Japanese Alliance of August 1905 and the Defence of India – A Case of the Worst Case Scenario”, J. of Imperial and Commonwealth History XXI (1993), pp. 334-356
  •                                  “Directions of Travel – the Earl of Selborne, the Cabinet, and the Threat from Germany, 1900-1904”, International History R. XXX/2 (2008), pp. 259-272
  • Winzen, Peter: Das Kaiserreich am Abgrund – Die Daily-Telegraph Affäre und das Hale Interview von 1908 (Stuttgart, 2002)
  • Witt, Peter: Die Finanzpolitik des Deutschen Reiches von 1903 bis 1913 – Eine Studie zur Innenpolitik des Wilhelminischen Deutschland (Lübeck, 1970)
  • Zevort, Edgar: Histoire de la Troisième Reépublique (4v., Paris, 1896-1901); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Zuber, Terrance: Inventing the Schlieffen Plan – German War Planning, 1971-1914 (Oxford, 2002)
  •                                      German War Planning, 1891-1914 – Sources and Interpretations (Woodbridge, 2004)

                               

                                3. Firsthand Accounts

  • Alexandre, R.: Avec Joffre d’Agadir à Verdun – Souvenirs, 1911-1916 (Nancy, 1932); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Anon.: Seven Years in Vienna, August 1907/August 1914 –  A Record of Intrigue (Boston, 1917)
  • Asquith, Herbert: Memories and Reflections, 1852-1927, Vol. I (London, 1928)
  • Beresford, C.: Memoirs (2 v., Boston, 1914)
  • von Bernhardi, Friedrich: Germany and the Next War (NY, 1914)
  • von Bismarck, Otto:  Bismarck – The Man and Statesman (2 v., London, 1898)
  •                                           The Kaiser vs. Bismarck – Suppressed Letters (NY, 1920)
  •                                              New Chapters of Autobiography (London, 1920)
  • Blunt, Wilfred: My Diaries, 1888-1914 (London, 1932)
  • Caillaux, Joseph: Agadir – ma Politique Extérieure (Paris, 1919)
  • Cornet,        : A la Conquète du Maroc Sud avec la Colonne Mangin, 1912-13  (Paris,      )
  • de Cyon, Élie: Histoire de l’Entente Franco-Russe, 1886-1894. Documents et Souvenirs (Paris, 1895); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Deschamps,               : De Bordeaux au Tchad par Brazzaville – Notes de Voyages et de Compagnes (Paris, 1911); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • von Eckhardstein, H.: Ten Years at the Court of St. James, 1895-1905 (London, 1921)
  • Esher, Reginald: Journals and Letters, 1870-1930 (4 v., London, 1934-38)
  • Foley, Robert (ed.): Alfred von Schlieffen’s Military Writings (London, 2003)
  • Gerard, A.: Ma Mission en Chine, 1893-97 (Paris,       )
  •                      : Ma Mission au Japon, 1907-14 (Paris,       )
  • Graves, Robert: Storm Centers of the Near East – Personal Memories, 1879-1929 (London, 1933)
  • Haldane, Richard: Before the War (London, 1920)
  • Hanotaux, Gabriel: Carnets, 1907-1925 ()
  • Henderson, George: The Science of War (London, 1919)
  • von Hohenzollern, (Kaiser) Wilhelm II: Comparative History, 1878-1914 (Toronto, 1921), @ http://bookprep/read/comparativehisto00willuoft
  •                                                                                       Personal Diaries, 1888?-? (c. 40 volumes, in ms., missing since 1945. Probably in Kremlin archive)
  • Howard, Christopher (ed.): Diary of Sir Edward Goschen, 1900-1914 (London, 1980)
  • Judet, E. (ed.): Les Carnets de Georges Louis (2v., Paris, 1926)
  • Mangin, Charles: Regards sur la France d’Afrique (Paris,       )
  • de la Martiniere, Henri: Souvenirs de Maroc – Voyages et Missions, 1882-1918 (Paris,      )
  • Paleologue, Maurice: Un Grand Tournant de la Politique Mondiale, 1904-06 (Paris, 1934)
  • Repington, C. à Court: Vestigia – a Book Reminiscences from Schooldays to the Eve of the European War ()
  • von Schlieffen, Alfred: Gesammelte Schriften (2v., Berlin, 1913)
  •                                                  Deinstschriften, II – die Groszen Generalstabreisenost, aus den Jahren 1891-1905 (Berlin, 1938)
  • Steed, Henry Wickham: Through Thirty Years, 1892-1922. A Personal Narrative (2v., NY, 1924)
  • Toutain, Edmond: Alexandre III et la Republique Francaise – Souvenirs d’un Témoin, 1885-88 (Paris,      )
  • von Waldersee, Alfred: Denkwürdigkeiten (3 v., Berlin, 1922)

                      

                  C. Overture to Catastrophe: the Balkan Wars, 1911-13

                              1. Narratives

  • Aarbakke, Vemund: Ethnic Rivalry and the Quest for Macedonia, 1870-1913 (NY, 2003) 
  • Boucabeille, Bernard: La Guerre Turco-Balkanique 1912-13 (Paris, 1913)
  • Dedijer, Vladimir: The Road to Sarajevo (NY, 1966)
  • Dugard, Henry: Histoire de la Guerre Contre les Turcs 1912-13 (Paris, 1913)
  • Durham, Mary: Twenty Years of Balkan Tangle (London, 1920)
  • Ford, Clyde: The Balkan Wars (Fort Leavenworth, 1915)
  • Gibbons, Herbert: The New Map of Europe, 1911-1914, A Study of Contemporary National Movements (London, 1914)
  • Immanuel, Friedrich: Der Balkankrieg, 1912-13 (Berlin, 1914)
  • Hall, Richard: The Balkan Wars, 1912-13 (London, 2000)
  • Helmreich, E.: Diplomacy of the Balkan Wars, 1912-13 (NY, 1969)
  • Hermann, David: “Paralysis of Italian Strategy in the Italo-Turkish War, 1911-12”, English Historical Review,  CIV (1989)
  • Kos, Franz-Josef: Die Politischen und Wirtschaftlichen Interessen Osterreich-Ungarns und Deutschland in Sudosteuropa, 1912-1913 (Vienna, 1996)
  • de Landemont,     : l’élan d’un Peuple – La Bulgare jusqu’au Traite de Londres, 1861-1913 (Paris,       )
  • Mackenzie, David: Serbs and Russians (NY, 1996)
  • de Penennum, Alain: La Guerre des Balkans en 1912 – Campagne de Thrace (Paris, 1913)
  • Rossos, Andrew: Russia and the Balkans…1908-1914 (Toronto, 1981)
  • Schurman, Jacob: The Balkan Wars, 1912-1913 (Princeton, 1916)
  • Thaden, Edward: Russia and the Balkan Alliance of 1912 (University Park, 1965)
  • Young, George: Nationalism and War in the Near East (Oxford, 1915)

                                 

                                2. Firsthand Accounts

                                               a. Foreign Observers/Participants

  • Campbell, Cyril: Balkan War Drama (NY, 1913)
  • Cary, Joyce: Memoir of the Bobotes (London, 1965)
  • Gibbs, Philip and B. Grant: Adventures of War – with Cross and Crescent  (London, 1912) 
  • Howell, P.: The Campaign in Thrace (London, 1913)
  • James, Lionel: With the Conquered Turk (Boston, 1913)
  • Sonnichsen, Albert: Confessions of a Macedonian Bandit (Santa Barbara, 2004)
  • Trotsky, Leon: War Correspondence of…Balkan Wars, 1912-13 (NY, 1980)
  • Vopicka, Charles: Secrets of the Balkans – Seven Years of a Dilomatist’s Life in the Storm Centre of Europe (Chicago, 1921)
  • Wagner, Hermenegild: With the Victorious Bulgarians (Boston, 1913)

                                                                                              

                                   b. Locals

  • Mijatovich, Chedomille: Memoirs of a Balkan Diplomatist (London, 1912) 
  • Todorov, Kosta: Balkan Firebrand – Autobiography of a Rebel, Soldier, and Statesman ()

 

IV. The Balkan Fuse Lit: France/Russia, Serbia, and the Sarajevo Hit (+             subsequent diplomatic froth)

            A. Sarajevo, 28 June 1914

  • Achelburg, Wladimir: Sarajevo, 28 Juni 1914 – Das Attentat….in Bilddokumenten (Vienna, 1984)
  • Armstrong, Hamilton: “Light on the Assassination in Sarajevo”, pp. 333-350 in Peace and Counter-Peace, From Wilson to Hitler…. (NY, 1971)
  • Bauer, Hans: Sarajewo – Die Frage der Verantwortlichkeit der Serbischen Regierung an dem Attentat von 1914 (Stuttgart, 1930); rev. in J. of Modern History II/4 (December, 1930), pp. 706-710
  • Binion, Rudolf: “From Mayerling to Sarajevo”, J. of Modern History XLVII/2 (June, 1975), pp. 280-316; also in Soundings, loc. cit.
  • Bittner, Ludwig: “Die Schwarze Hand”, Berliner Monatshefte, X, 1932, pp. 55-64
  • Bogicevic, Milos: “Die Serbische Gesellschaft ‘Vereinigung oder Tod’ Gennant die ‘Schwarze Hand'”, Berliner Monatshefte, IV, July December 1926, pp. 664-676 
  • Bogicevic, Vojislav: Sarajevski Atentat 28.6.1914 – Pisma i Saopstenija (Sarajevo, 1965)
  • Brehm, Bruno: Apis und Este….(Munich, 1931)
  • Cassels, Lavender: The Archduke and the Assassins – Sarajevo, June 28, 1914 (NY, 1985)
  • Castex, Henri: l’Attentat de Sarajevo et les Origines de la Guerre 14-18 (1967)
  • Cerovic, Bozo: Bosanski Omladinci i Sarajevski Atentat (Sarajevo, nd)
  • Dedijer, Vladimir: Sarajevo 1914 (2v., Belgrade, 1978)
  • Durham, Mary: The Sarajevo Crime (London, 1925)
  • Faulknor, Neil: “Assassination in Sarajevo, 28 June 1914”, Military History Monthly #41, February 2014
  • Gavrilovic, Stoyan: “New Evidence on the Sarajevo Assassination” , J. of Modern History XXVII, 1955, pp. 410-414
  • Hof, Peter: “Who Really Murdered Archduke Franz Ferdinand and Why?”, Relevance, I/3, Summer 1992, pp. 3-11
  • Gilfond, Henry: The Black Hand at Sarajevo (Indianapolis, 1975)
  • Jevtic, Borivoje: Sarajevski Atentat – Secanja i Utisci (Sarajevo, 1924)
  • Jovanovitch, Ljuba: The Murder of Sarajevo (London, 1925)
  • MacKenzie, David: The “Black Hand” on Trial – Salonika 1917 (Boulder, 1995)
  •                                          Exoneration of the Black Hand, 1917-53 (Boulder, 1998)
  • Mousset, Albert: Un Drame Historique – l’Attentat de Sarajevo (Paris, 1930)
  • Neskovic, Borivoje: Istina o Solunskom Procesu (Belgrade, 1953)
  • Pfeffer, Leo: Istraga o Sarajevskom Atentatu (Zagrb, 1938)
  • Pisarev, Iu.: “Saraevskoe Ubistvo 28 Junia 1914 Goda” Novaia i Noveishaia Istoriia, 1970, #5, pp. 49-66
  • Poletika, N.: Saraevskoe Ubistvo – Pocledovania po Istorii a Avstro-Serbski Otnoshenii i Balkamskoy Politiki Rocii v Peryod 1903-1914 (Leningrad, 1930); rev. in J. Modern History II/4 (Dec. 1930), pp. 706-710
  • Pozzi, Henry: Black Hand Over Europe (London, 1935)
  • Recouly, Raymond: “Enigma of Sarajevo”, The Living Age, 6 May 1922, pp. 321-27 @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1922may06-00321
  • Remak, Joachim: Sarajevo (NY, 1959)
  • Savary, Michèle: Sarajevo 1914 – Vie et Mort de Gavrilo Princep ()
  • Seton-Watson, R. W.: Sarajevo (London, 1926)
  • Stanojevic, S.: Die Ermordung des Erzherzogs Franz Ferdinand (Frankfort, 1923)
  • Ubersberger, Hans: Der Saloniki-Prozess  (Berlin, 1933)
  • Watt, D.C.: “British Reactions to the Assassination at Sarajevo”, European Studies Review, I, July 1971, pp. 233-247
  • Wurthle, Friedrich: Dokumente zum Sarajevoprozess – Ein Quellenbericht (Vienna, 1978)
  •                                        : Die Sarajevo Gerichtsakten…. (Vienna, 1975)
  • Savkovic, Dusan: Apis – Krv i Bes (Belgrade, 1988)
  • Seton-Watson, Robert: Sarajevo – a Study in the Origins of the Great War (London, 1926)
  • Trivanovitch, Vaso: Responsibility for the Sarajevo Assassination”, Current History, XXIX, 1929, pp. 987-992
  • Watt, D. C.: “British Reactions to the Assassination at Sarajevo”, European History Q.  I/#3 (July 1971), pp. 233-47
  • von Wegerer, Alfred: “Konig Alexander von Jugoslawien und die Atentater von Sarjewo”, Berliner Monatshefte IV (July-December, 1926), pp. 485-89, 639-61 
  • Würthle, Fritz: Die Spur Führt nach Belgrade – die Hintergrunde des Dramas v. Sarajevo, 1914 (Vienna, 1975)

                    

                     B. Paris on the Eve: Useful Distractions and other Big Hits                              

                             1. Madame Caillaux Gets a Gun

  • Allain, Jean: Joseph Caillaux – Le Défi Victorieux (Paris, 1978)
  • Berenson, Edward: The Trial of Madame Caillaux (Berkeley, 1992)
  • Roche, Émile: Avec Joseph Caillaux – Mémoires, Souvenirs, Documents (); @ http://books.google.com
  • Vergnet, Paul: Joseph Caillaux (); @ books.google.com

                                                               

                             2. Jean Jaurès Stops a Bullet

  • Goldberg, Harvey: Life of Jean Jaurès (Madison, 1968)
  • Jackson, J. J.: Jean Jaurès (London, 1943)
  • de Toury, Gouttenoire: Jaurès et la Parti de la Guerre (Paris, 1923)

                   

                   C. Other Narratives

  • Afflerbach, Holger and D. Stevenson (eds.): An Improbable War? The Outbreak of WW I and European Political Culture Before 1914 (Oxford, 2007) 
  • Albertini, Luigi: Origins of the War of 1914 (3v., NY 2005)
  • Allard, P.: Les Dessous de la Guerre – Révélés par les Comités Secrets (Paris, 1932)
  • Anderson, William et al.: Roots of the War – A Non-Technical History of Europe, 1870-1914 ()
  • Bakeless, John: Origin of the Next War (NY, 1926), chap. 6, “Anticipations of the World War, 1900-1914”, pp. 154-168,  and 8, “Predicting the First World War”, pp. 209-231
  • Barbagallo, Corrado: Come si Scateno la Guerra Mondiale (Rome, 1923)
  • Barnes, Harry Elmer: Genesis of the World War – An Introduction to the Problem of War Guilt (NY, 1927)
  • Barraclough, Geoffrey: From Agadir to Armageddon – Anatomy of a Crisis (London, 1982)
  • Bausman, Frederick: Let France Explain (London, 1924)
  • Bazerque, Albert: les Origines de la Guerre Mondiale – Causes Lointains et Responsibilites Immediates (Paris,      )
  • Becker, Jean-Jacques: l’Année 1914 (Paris, 2004)
  • Berghahn, V.: Germany and the Apprach of War in 1914 (London,  )
  • Boeckh, Kartin: Von den Balkenkriegen zum Ersten Weltkrieg (Munich, 1996)
  • Bloch, Camille: Les Causes de la Guerre Mondiale (Paris, 1933)
  • Bogitshevich, M.: Causes of the War (London, 1920)
  • Brunauer, Esther: “The Peace Proposals of December 1916-January, 1917”, J. of Modern History IV/4 (Dec. 1932), pp. 544-571
  • Bredt, J. V.: Belgian Neutrality and the German Deployment Plan (1929?)
  • Churchill, W. S.: The World Crisis, Vol. I – 1911-1914 (orig. 1923; London, 2006)
  • Castex, Henri: Les Tentatives de Paix, 1917 (1968)
  •                                 Les Comités Secrets – la Paix Refusée (1972)
  •                                 Les Comités Secrets – la Grande Guerre pour Rien? (1974)
  • Cosson, Olivier: “Experinces de Guerre et Anticipation a la Veille de la Premiere Guerre Mondiale – les Milieux Militaires Franco-Britanniques et les Conflits Exterieurs”, Revue de lHistoire Moderne et Contemporaine L/3 (2003)
  • Demartial, Georges: La Guerre de 1914 – Comment On Mobilisa les Consciences (Paris, 1922)
  • Dickinson, G. Lowes: International Anarchy, 1904-1914 (London, 1926)
  • Droz, Jacques: Les Causes de la Première Guerre Mondiale (Paris, 1973)
  • Dupin, Gustav: Considérations sur les Responsabilités de la Guerre (Paris, 1925)
  •                                  Conférence sur les Responsabilités de la Guerre Paris, 1925)
  • Engelbrecht, H. C. and F. Hanighen: Merchants of Death (NY, 1934)
  • Evans, R. J. and P. von Strandmann, (eds.): The Coming of the First World War (Oxford, 1988)
  • Fay, Sidney: Origins of the World War (2v.: Before Sarajevo, After Sarajevo; Toronto, 1966)
  • Fischer, Eugen: Die Kritischen 39 Tage von Sarajevo bis zum Weltbrand (Berlin, 1928)
  • Fischer, Fritz: Germany’s Aims in the First World War (NY, 1967)
  •                            The War of Illusions (London, 1975)
  • Frantz, G.: Russlands Eintritt in den Weltkrieg (Berlin, 1924)
  • Fromkin, David: Europe’s Last Summer – Who Started the Great War in 1914? (NY, 2004)
  • Geiss, Immanuel: German Foreign Policy, 1871-1914 (london, 1976)
  • Godsey, William: Aristocratic Redoubt – The Austro-Hungarian Foreign Office on the Eve of the First World War (Cambridge, 1999)
  • Guyot, Yves: Causes and Consequences of the War (London, 1916)
  • Hajimu, Masuda: “Rumors of War: Immigration Disputes and the Social Construction of American-Japanese Relations, 1905-13”, Diplomatic History XXXIII/1 (2009), pp. 1-37
  • Halpern, Paul: The Mediterranean Naval Situation, 1908-1914 Cambridge, 1971)
  • Hamilton, Richard and H. Herwig, (eds.): Origins of the First World War (Cambridge, 2003)
  • Hammann, Otto: Deutsche Weltpolitik, 1890-1912 (Berlin, 1924)
  • Headlam, J. W.: History of Twelve Days, July 24 to August 4, 1914 London, 1915)
  •                                  The German Chancellor and the Outbreak of War (London, 1917)
  • Helmreich, E.: “An Unpublished Report on Austro-German Military Conversations of November, 1912”, J. of Modern History V/2 (June, 1933), pp. 197-207
  • Helmreich, Jonathan: “Belgian Concern Over Neutrality and British Intentions, 1906-1914”, Journal of Modern History (1964), pp. 416-27
  • Herrmann, David: The Arming of Europe and the Making of the First World War (Princeton, 1996)
  • Hewitson, Mark: Germany and the Origins of the First World War (Oxford, 2004)
  • Hoijer, Olof: Vers la Grande Guerre – Le Comte d’Achrenthal et la Politique de Violence  (Paris,       )
  • Howard, Michael: The Lessons of History (New Haven, 1991), chaps. 3-7, pp. 49-126
  • Isaac, Jules: Un Debat Historique – Le Problème des Origines de la Guerre (Paris, 1933)
  • Jannen, William: The Lions of July – Prelude to War, 1914 (Novato, 1996)
  • Jarausch, Konrad: “Illusion of Limited War – Chancellor Bethman  Hollweg’s Calculated Risk, July 1914”, Central European History II/1 (March, 1969), pp. 48-76
  • Joll, James: “The 1914 Debate Continues – Fritz Fischer and His Critics”, Past and Present XXXIV (July, 1966), pp. 100-113
  •                          and G. Martel: Origins of the First World War (Harlow, 2007)
  • Kennedy, Paul: War Plans of the Great Powers, 1880-1914 (London, 1979)
  •                                 “In the Shadow of the Great War”, New York Review of Books, XLVI/13, 12 August 1999, pp. 36-39
  • Keiger, John: France and the Origins of the First World War (NY, 1983)
  • Kiessling, Friedrich: Gegen den Grossen Krieg? Entspannung in den Internationalen Beziehungen, 1911-1914 (Munich, 2002)
  • Koch, H. W. (ed.): Origins of the First World War – Great Power Rivalry and German War Aims (London, 1984)
  • Lafore, Laurence: The Long Fuse – An Interpretation of the Origins of World War I (Phila., 1971)
  • Lazare,          : À l’Origine du Mensonge (Paris, 1925)
  • Loreburn, Earl: How the War Came (London, 1919)
  • Lutz, Hermann: Lord Grey und der Weltkrieg (Berlin, 1926)
  •                                    Die Europäische politik und der Julikrise 1914 (Berlin, 1930)
  • Martel, Gordon: Origins of the First World War (London, 1987)
  • Massie, Robert: Dreadnought – Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War (NY, 1991)
  • Maurice, Frederic: Forty Days in 1914 (London, 1920)
  • Marchand, René: La Condamnation d’un Régime (Paris, 1922)
  • Margueritte, Victor: Les Criminels (Paris, 1925)
  • McCullough, Edward: How the First World War Began – The Triple Entente and the Coming of the Great War of 1914-18 (Montreal, 1999)
  • Miller, Steven et al. (eds.): Military Strategy and the Origins of the First World War (Princeton, 1991)
  • Mombauer, Annika: Helmuth von Moltke and the Origins of the First World War (Cambridge, 2001)
  •                                           Origins of the First World War, Controversies and Consensus (London, 2002)
  •                                            “Of War Plans and War Guilt: the Debate Surrounding the Schlieffen Plan”, J. of Strategic Studies XXVIII/5 (2005), pp. 857-885
  •                                             “The First World War: Inevitable, Avoidable, Improbable, or Desirable?”, German History XXV/1 (2007), pp. 78-95
  •                                              and W. Deist (eds.): The Kaiser – New Research on Wilhelm II’s Role in Imperial Germany (Cambridge, 2003)
  • Montgelas, Max: The Case for the Central Powers (London, 1925)
  • Morel, E.D.: Ten Years of Secret Diplomacy (London, 1915)
  •                            Truth and the War (London, 1916)
  •                            Diplomacy Revealed (London, 1921)
  •                            Military Preparations for the Great War (London, 1922)
  •                            Secret History of a Great Betrayal London, 1922)
  • Morhardt, Mathias: Les Preuves – Le Crime de Drot Commun – Le Crime Doplimatique (Paris, 1924)
  • Morris, A.J.: The Scaremongers – Advocacy of War and Rearmament, 1896-1914 (London, 1984)
  • Mosely, Phillip: “Russian Policy, 1911-12”, J. of Modern History XII/1 (March, 1940), pp.69-86
  • Mulligan, William: Origins of the First World War (NY, 2010)
  • Neilson, Francis: How Diplomats Make War (NY, 1915)
  • Nomikos, Eugenia and R. North: International Crisis – The Outbreak of WW I (Montreal, 1976)
  • Opocénský, Jan: “A War-Time Discussion of Responsibility for the War”, J. of Modern History IV/3 (Sept. 1932), pp. 415-429
  • Padfield, Peter: The Great Naval Race (London, 1974)
  • Palumbo, Michael: “German-Italian Military Relations on the Eve of World War I”, Central European History XII/4 (1979), pp. 343-371
  • Ponting, Clive: Thirteen Days – Road to the First World War (LOndon, 2002)
  • Prevet, Alfred: Les Responsables de la Guerre Paris, 1921)
  • Remak, Joachim: Origins of World War I, 1871-1914 (Hinsdale, 1967)
  • Renouvin, Pierre: Les Origines Immediates de la Guerre, 28 Juin-4 Aöut 1914 (Paris, 1925); tr. (New Haven, 1928), The Immediate Origins of the War
  • Rohl, John (ed.): 1914 – Delusion or Design?  (NY, 1973)
  • Rumbold, Horace: The War Crisis in Berlin, July-August 1914 (London, 1940)
  • Schilling, M.: How the War Began in 1914 (London, 1925)
  • Schmidt, Stefan: Frankreichs Aussenpolitik in der Julikrise, 1914 (Oldenbourg, 2009)
  • Schmitt, Bernadotte: “The Origins of the War”, J. of Modern History I/1 (March, 1929), pp. 112-119
  •                                            “Origins of the War”, J. of Modern History VI/2 (June, 1934), pp. 160-74
  •                                              “July 1914, Once More”, J. of Modern History XIII/2 (June, 1941), pp. 225-236
  • Schroeder, Paul: “World War I as Galloping Gertie – A Reply to Joachim Remak”, J. of Modern History XLIV/3 (1972), pp. 320-345
  • Shatsky, B.: “La Question de Constantinople et des Détroits”, Revue d’Histoire de la Guerre Mondiale IV (1926), pp. 289-309
  • Snyder, Jack: Ideology of the Offensive – Military Decision Making and the Disasters of 1914 (Ithaca, 1984)
  • Soutou, Georges: l’Or et le Sang – les Buts de Guerre Economiques de la Première Guerre Mondiale (Paris, 1989)
  • Spring, D. W.: “Russia and the Franco-Russian Alliance, 1905-14: Dependence or Inter-Dependence?”, Slavonic and East European R. LXVI/4 (1988), pp. 564-592
  • Steiner, Zara: Britain and the Origins of the First World War (London, 1977)
  • Stevenson, David: Armaments and the Coming of the War, Europe 1904-1914 (Oxford, 1996)
  •                                        “War by Timetable? The Railway Race Before 1914”, Past and Present CLXII (February 1999), pp. 163-194
  • Stieve, Frederick: Isvolsky and the World War (NY, 1971)
  • Theodoracopulos, T.: “WW I – Untold Story”, @ http://takimag.com/article/world_war_i_taki#axzz2rHF6dmbb
  • Thomson, George: The Twelve Days, 24th July to 4th August 1914 (London, 1964)
  • Tomaszewski, Fiona: A Great Russia – Russia and the Triple Entente, 1905-1914 ()
  • Toscano, Mario: l’Italia e la Crisi Europea del Luglio 1914 (Milan, 1940)
  • de Toury, Gouttenoire: Poincaré a-t’il Voulu la Guerre? (Paris, 1921)
  • Turner, L.C.: “Russian Mobilization…1914”, J. of Contemporary History, III/1968
  • Valentin, Veit: Deutschlands Aussenpolitik (Berlin, 1921)
  • Valone, Stephen: “‘There Must be Some Misunderstanding’: Sir Edward Grey’s Diplomacy of August 1, 1914”, J. of British Studies XXVII (1988), pp. 405424
  • Verhey, Jeffrey: The Spirit of 1914 – Militarism, Myth, and Mobilization in Germany (Cambridge, 2000)
  • Vitz, Martin: “The Russian Mobilization Muddle”, Relevance, VIII/4, Autumn 1999, pp. 13-16
  • Wesseling, H. L.: Soldier and Warrior – French Attitudes Toward the Army and War on the Eve of the First World War (Westport, 2000)
  • Willis, Irene Cooper : How We Went Into the War (London, 1919)
  • Wilson, H. W.: The War Guilt (London, 1928)
  • Wilson, Keith: “Understanding the ‘Misunderstanding’ of 1 August 1914”, Historical J. XXXVII/4 (1994), pp. 885-889
  • Woodward, E.: Great Britain and the German Navy (Hamden, 1964)

                  

                   D. Firsthand (micro)-Accounts

  • Asquith, H. H.: Genesis of the War (London, 1923)
  • de Bassompierre, Alfred: The Night of August 2-3, 1914, at the Belgian Foreign Office (London, 1916)
  • d’Hestroy, Gaiffier: “On the Eve of the Tragedy – IV”, The Living Age (8 Oct., 1921), pp. 77-83; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1921oct08-00077
  • Paléologue, Maurice: “Un Prelude a l’Invasion de Belgique”, Revue des Deux Mondes (October, 1932)
  • Pourtalès, Friedrich: Meine Letzen Verhandlung in St. Petersburg, Ende Juli 1914 – Tagsaufzeichnung und Dokumente (Berlin, 1927)
  • Recouly, Raymond: “On the Eve of the Tragedy – I”, The Living Age (6 August, 1921), pp. 324-329; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1921aug06-00324
  •                                            “On the Eve of the Tragedy – V”, The Living Age (28 Jan., 1922), pp. 211-219; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1922jan28-00211
  •                                             “On the Eve of the Tragedy – VIII”, The Living Age (10 June, 1922), pp. 643-652; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1922jun10-00643
  •                                              “On the Eve of the Tragedy – IX”, The Living Age (16 Sept., 1922), pp. 705-712; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1922sep16-00705
  • Sasonoff, M.: “On the Eve of the Tragedy – IV”, The Living Age (31 Dec., 1921), pp. 832-888; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1921dec31-oo832
  • von Wedel, Botho: “Windishgrätz’ Memoirs”, The Living Age (7 May 1921), pp. 338-344; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1921may07-00338

                  

                   E. Document Collections

  • Adamov, A. (ed.): Evropeiskie Derzhavy i Gretskii v Epokhu Mirovoi Voiny (Moscow, 1922)
  •                                     Konstantinopol i Prolivy (2v., Moscow, 1926)
  •                                     Razdel Aziatskoi Turtsii (Moscow, 1924)
  • Bittner, Ludwig et al. (eds.): Osterreich-Hungarns Aussenpolitik von der Bosnischen Kris 1908 bis zum Kriegsausbruch 1914 (9 v., Vienna, 1930)
  • Dugdale, E. (ed.): German Diplomatic Documents (4v., NY, 1969)
  • Geiss, Imanuel (ed.): Julikris un Kriegsausbruch 1914 – eine Dokumentensammlung (2v., Hanover, 1964)
  •                                           July 1914 – Outbreak of the First World War, Selected Documents (London, 1967)
  • France, Ministère d’Affaires Etrangères: Documents Diplomatiques Français, 1871-1914 (x’l vols.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                                                                        Documents Diplomatiques Français, 2e Série, 1901-1911 (14 v., Paris, 1931-1955); loc. cit.
  • Gooch, G.P. and H. Temperley (eds.): British Documents on the Origins of the War (11v., London, 1927-28)
  • Goos, R. (ed.): The Austrian Red Book (3v., London, 1922)
  • Great Britain, Foreign Office: Correspondance Respecting Events Leading to the Rupture of Relations with Turkey (London, 1914)
  • Holzle, Erwin (ed.): Quellen zur Enstehung der Ersten Weltkrieges – Internationale Dokumente, 1901-1914 (Darmstadt, 1978)
  • Kautsky, Karl (ed.): Outbreak of the World War – German Documents… (NY, 1924)
  • Lepsius, Johannes et al. (eds.): Die Grosse Politik der Europaischen Kabinette 1871-1914 – Sammlung der Diplomatischen Akten des Auswartiges Amtes… (50 v.(?), Berlin, 1922-27)
  • Marchand, Rene (ed.): Un Livre Noir – Diplomatie d’avant Guerre Aprés les Documents des Archives Russe, Novembre 1910-Juillet 1914 (3v., Paris, 1922-28)
  • Montgelas, Max and Walter Schücking (eds.): Outbreak of the World War – German Documents Collected by Karl Kautsky (NY, 1924)
  • Pokrovsky, M. N. (ed.): Tsarskaia Rossiia v Mirovoi Voine (x’l vols., Leningrad, 1926)
  •                                                   Das Zaristische Russland im Welkriege (Berlin, 1927)
  • Polonsky, J.: (ed.): Documents Diplomatiques Secrets Russes, 1914-17 (Paris, 1928)
  • Scott, James (ed.): Diplomatic Documents Relating to the Outbreak of the European War (2v., NY, 1916)
  • Snyder, Louis: Historic Documents of World War I (NY, 1958)
  • N/A: Documents Diplomatiques Francais 1871-1914 (x’l v., Paris 1929-59)
  • N/A: Correspondance entre Guillame II et Nicholas II, 1894-1914 – Publiée par le Gouvernement des Soviets (Paris,      )
  • N/A: War 1914 – Punishing the Serbs (London, 1919)
  • N/A: Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniia v Epokhu Imperializma – Dokumenty iz Arkhivov Tsarskovo i Vremennovo Pravitelstva, 1878-1917 (in several series, many vols., Moscow, 1931-38)
  •         : Die Internationalen Beziehungen im Zeitalter des Imperialismus – Dokumente aus den Zarischen un der Provisorischen Regierungen… (x’l series, vols., Berlin           )
  • N/A: Belgian Diplomatic Documents (Berlin, 1915)
  • Pribram, Alfred and A. Coolidge: Secret Treaties of Austria-Hungary, 1879-1914 (2?v., Cambridge, 1920)
  • Russia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Negotiations Preceding the War with Turkey – IInd Orange Book (Petrograd, 1915)
  • von Romberg, G. (ed.): Falsifications of the Russian Orange Book (NY, 1923)
  • Stieve, R. (ed.): Der Diplomatische Schriftwechsel Iswolkis, 1911-1914 (5 v., Berlin, 1924)
  • United States, Dept. of State: Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States – The Lansing Papers, 1914-1920 (Washington, 1939-40)
  • Wedel, O. H.:“Austro-Hungarian Diplomatic Documents, 1908-14”, J. of Modern History III/1 (March, 1931), pp. 84-107

   

    V. Overviews/Analyses of Round I, 1914-1918

            A. Trans-national Narratives, Interpretative Works, and Pictorial Collections

  • Adams, Michael: The Great Adventure – Male Desire and the Coming of World War I (Bloomington, 1990)
  • Audoin-Rouzeau, Stephane and Annette Becker: 14-18 – Understanding the Great War (NY, 2002)
  • Bainville, Jacques: Histoire de France (Paris, 1924)
  • Barrès, Maurice: Chronique de la G. G., vols. X, XI, XII, 1 Juillet 1917 – 7 AoÛt 1918 (Paris, 1937-38); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Baudoin, Ferdinand: Historique de la Guerre (x’l vols., Niort, 1914ff.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Beadon, R. H.: “The Higher Direction of the War”, J. of the Royal United Services Institution LXIV/#453 (February, 1919), pp. 59-67
  • Le Blanc, Henri (compil.): La Grande Guerre – Iconographie, Bibliographie, Documents Divers (8 v., Paris, 1916-1922); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Boutefeu, Roger: Les Comrades – Soldats Français et Allemands au Combat, 1914-1918 (1966)
  • Bruce, Anthony: Illustrated Companion to the First World War (London, 1989)
  • Bulkley, Mildred: Bibliographical Survey of Contemporary Sources for the Economic and Socila History of the War (Oxford, 1922)
  • Canal, G.: “La Retorica della Morte – I Monumenti ai Caduti della Grande Guerra”, Rivista di Storia Contemporanea XI/#4 (1982), pp. 659-669
  • Carra’, Carlo: Guerrapittura (Florence, 1978)
  • Chickering, Roger and Stig Forster (eds.): Great War, Total War (Cambridge, 2000)
  • Coetzee, Frans and Marilyn (eds.): Authority, Identity, and Social History of the Great War (Providence, 1995)
  • Coffman, Edward: The War to End All Wars (NY, 1968)
  • Cowley, Malcolm (ed.): The Great War – Perspectives… (NY, 2003)
  • Cruttwell, C.R.: History of the Great War, 1914-18 (London, 1936; 2nd. ed., 1991)
  • Eksteins, Modris: Rites of Spring – The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age (NY, 1989)
  • Evans, R. J.: “Greatest Catastrophe the World Has Seen”, N.Y. Review of Books, 6 February 2014 @ http://nybooks.com/articles/archives/2014/feb/06/
  • Falls, Cyril: The Great War, 1914-1918  (NY, 1959)
  • Ferguson, Niall: The Pity of War – Explaining WW I (NY, 1997)
  • Ferro, Marc: The Great War (London, 1973)
  • Fussell, Paul: The Great War and Modern Memory (London, 1975)
  • Galtier-Boissiere, Jean: Histoire de la Grande Guerre, 1914-1918  (Paris, nd)
  • Gambiez, Fernand and M. Suire: Histoire de la Première Guerre Mondiale (2v., Paris, 1968)
  • Gankin, Olga and H. Fisher: The Bolsheviks and the World War – Origin of the Third International (Stanford, 1940)
  • Gilbert, Martin: The First World War – A Complete History (NY, 1994)
  • Hanotaux, Gabriel: Histoire Illustrée de la Guerre de 1914 (17 v., Paris, 1916)
  • Hanson, Neil: Unknown Soldiers – Story of the Missing of the First World War (NY, 2006)
  • Hayward, James: Myths and Legends of the First World War Stroud, 2002)
  • Heyman, Neil: Daily Life During World War I (Westport, 2002)
  • Holborn, Mark and Hilary Roberts: The Great War – A Photographic Narrative (2013)
  • Horne, John (ed.): State, Society, and Mobilization in Europe During the First World War (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Kramer, Alan: Dynamics of Destruction – Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War (Oxford, 2007)
  • Keegan, John: Illustrated History of the First World War (NY, 2001)
  • von Kuhl, Hermann: Der Weltkrieg, 1914-1918 (2v., Berlin, 1933)
  • Leed, Eric: No Man’s Land – Combat and Identity in World War I London, 1981)
  • Liddell-Hart,  B. H.: The Real War, 1914-1918 (Boston, 1930)
  •                                         : Through the Fog of War (London, 1938)
  • Link, Arthur (ed.): The Impact of World War I (NY, 1969)
  • Loti, Pierre: Quelques Aspects du Vertige Mondial (Paris, 1917); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Marshall, S. L .A: World War I (NY, 1971)
  • Marwick, Arthur (ed.): Total War and Social Change NY, 1988)
  • McEntee, Gerald: Military History of the World War (NY, 1937)
  • Meyer, G. J.: A World Undone – Story of the Great War, 1914-1918 (NY, 2007)
  • Michalka, Wolfgang (ed.): Der Erste Weltkrieg – Wirkung, Wahrnehmung, Analyse (Munich, 1994)
  • Mitchell, David: Monstrous Regiment – Story of the Women of the First World War (NY, 1965)
  • Morrow, John: The Great War – An Imperial History (London, 2004)
  • Mosier, John: Myth of the Great War – How the Germans Won the Battles and the Americans Saved the Allies (NY, 2001)
  • Neiberg, Michael: Fighting the Great War Cambridge, 2005)
  • Neiberg, Michael (ed.): World War I Reader – Primary and Secondary Sources  (NY, 2007)
  • Nicot, Alphonse: La Grande Guerre, 1914-15 (Tours, 1920)
  •                                                                               1915-18 (Tours, 1920); both @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Offer, Avner: The First World War – An Agrarian Interpretation (Oxford, 1989)
  • Parsons, Edwin: The Great Adventure (NY, 1937)
  • Persico, Joseph: Eleventh Month, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour – World War I and its Violent Climax (2004) 
  • Pound, Reginald: The Lost Generation of 1914 (NY, 1964)
  • Prior, Robin and T. Wilson: The First World War (London, 2001)
  • Reynolds, Francis: Story of the Great War (NY, 1916)
  • Schmitt, Bernadotte and H. Vedeler: World in the Crucible, 1914-1919 (NY, 1984)
  • Stallings, Lawrence: The First World War – A Photographic History (NY, 1933)
  • Stevenson, David: Cataclysm – The First World War as Political Tragedy (NY, 2004)
  •                                    The First World War and International Politics (NY, 1988)
  • Strachan, Hew: The First World War, Vol. I – To Arms (Oxford,2001)
  •                                 The First World War (Oxford, 2004)                                                                   (ed.): World War I – A History (Oxford, 1998)
  • Taylor, A.J.P.: The First World War – An Illustrated History NY, 1963)
  • Terraine, John: The First World War 1914-1918 (London, 1984)
  • Thoumin, Richard: The First World War (NY, 1964)
  • Travers, Tim: The Killing Ground (London, 1987)
  • Tucker, Spencer: The Great War, 1914-1918 (Bloomington, 1998)
  • Williams, Wythe: Dusk of Europe (London, 1937)
  • Winter, Jay: Sites of Memory, Sites of Mourning (Cambridge, 1995)
  •                           and J.-L.  Robert: Capital Cities at War – Paris, London, Berlin 1914-1919 (Cambridge, 1997)
  •                           et al. (eds.): The Great War and the Twentieth Century (New Haven, 2000)
  • Winter,  Denis: Death’s Men – Soldiers of the Great War (London, 1979)
  • Zeman, Z. A.: The Gentlemen Negotiators – Diplomatic History of the First World War (NY, 1971)

                             

                   B. Nation-State Narratives                          

                                1a. France

  • Antier, Chantal: “Le Récrutement dans l’Empire Colonial Francais, 1914-18”, Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains, CCXXX (2008), pp. 5-22
  • Becker, Annette: Les Cicatrices Rouges. 14-18, France et Belqique Occupées (Paris, 2010)
  • Becker, Jean-Jacques: Les Francais dans la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1980)
  •                                                 1914 – Comment les Francais sont entrés dans la Guerre (Paris, 1977)
  • Bonnefous, Georges: La Grande Guerre, 1914-18 ()
  •                                            Historique Politique de la Troisième République (Paris, 1957)
  • Bugnet, C.: Rue St. Dominique et G.O.G. -ou les Trois Dictatures de la Guerre (Paris, 1937)
  • Castex, Henri: Les Comités Secrets – la Fin du Gouvernement de Chantilly, Joffre Détrôné (1971)
  • Darrow, Margaret: French Women and the First World War (Oxford, 2000)
  • Ducasse, A. et al.: Vie et Mort des Français, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1960)
  • Duroselle, Jean-Baptiste: La Grande Guerre des Francais, 1914-18 (Paris, 1998)
  • Eshault, Gaston: Le Français de la Tranchée – Étude Grammaticale (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Fridenson, Patrick (ed.): The French Home Front, 1914-1918 (Oxford, 1992)
  • de Gaulle, Charles: La France et son Armée (Paris, 1938)
  • Gibbons, Herbert: Paris Reborn (NY, 1915)
  • King, Jere: Generals and Politicians – Conflict Between France’s High Command, Parliament, and Government, 1914-18 (Los Angeles, 1951)
  • Krumeich, Gerd: Armaments and Politics in France on the Eve of the First World War (London, 1984)
  • Lefèvre, J.-Robert: Compiègne Pendant la Guerre, 1914-18 (Paris, 1926); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • MacDougall, Walter: France’s Rhineland Diplomacy, 1914-1924 (Princeton, 1978)
  • Matter, Florent: Les Alsaciens-Lorrains contre l’Allemagne… (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (France): Germany’s Violations of the Laws of War, 1914-15 (London, 1915)
  • Neveux, E.: Vireux-Wallerand sous la Botte Allemande – Histoire d’une Commune Occupée, 24 Août 1914-14 Novembre 1918 (1923)
  • Philpott, William: Anglo-French Relations and Strategy on the Western front, 1914-18 (NY, 1996)
  • Pingaud, Albert: Histoire Diplomatique de la France Pendant la Grande Guerre (2v., Paris, 1938)
  • Renouvin, Pierre: Les Formes du Gouvernement de Guerre (Paris, 1925)
  •                                    “Les Buts de Guerre du Gouvernement Francais, 1914-
  •                                       18″, Revue Historique, #235 (Jan-Mar. 1966), pp. 1-38 
  • Rouy, Henry: Sedan durant la Guerre – 52 Mois de Prison…1914-1918 (2v., Paris, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Smith, Leonard et al.: France and the Great War, 1914-18 (Cambridge, 2003)
  • Societe Normande d’Ethnographie…(eds.): Le Vieux Rouen – Cahiers de Guerre (Rouen, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Stevenson, David: French War Aims Against Germany, 1914-18 (Oxford, 1982)
  • Valois, Georges: Le Cheval de Troie – Reflexions sur la Philosophie et sur la Conduite de la Guerre (Paris, 1918), @ http://archive.org/details/lechvaldetroier00valo
  • Watt, Richard: Dare Call It Treason (NY, 1963)
  • Wintringham, T. H.: Mutiny (London, 1936)

                           

                             1b. Belgium

  • de Gerlache,              : La Belgique et les Belges pendant la Guerre ()
  • German Foreign Office: The Belgian People’s War – Violation of International Law (NY, 1915) @ http://jrbooksonline.com/belgianpw.htm
  • Horne, John and A. Kramer: German Atrocities, 1914 – A History of Denial (New Haven, 2001)
  • Zuckerman, Larry: The Rape of Belgium (NY, 2004)

                               

                                  2. Germany

  • Afflerbach, Holger (ed.): Kaiser Wilhelm II als Oberster Kriegsherr im Ersten Weltkrieg…. (Munich, 2005)
  • d’Almeida, P. C.: l’Armée Allemande Avant et Pendant La Guerre, 1914-1918 (Nancy, 1919)
  • Bauer, M.: Der Grosse Krieg in Feld und Heimat (1921)
  • de Beaufort, J. M.: Behind the German Veil (London, 1917)
  • Buat, Edmond: l’Armée Allemande Pendant la Guerre de 1914-18 (Paris, 1920)
  • Craig, Gordon: Politics of the Prussian Army, 1640-1945 (NY, 1956)
  • Chickering, Roger: Imperial Germany and the Great War (Cambridge, 1999)
  • Curtin, D. T.: Land of Deepening Shadow – Germany at War ()
  • Deist, Wilhelm: Flottenpolitik und Flottenpropaganda – Das Nachrichtenbureau des Reichmarineamtes, 1897-1914 (Stuttgart, 1976)
  • Dupont, Charles.: Le Haut Commandemant Allemand en 1914 (Paris, 1922)
  • Farrar, L. L.: Divide and Conquer – German Efforts to Conclude a Separate Peace, 1914-1918 (Boulder, 1978)
  • Feldman, Gerald: German Imperialism, 1914-1918 (MY, 1972)
  • Fife, Robert: The German Empire Between Two Wars – A Study of the Political and Social Development of the Nation, 1871-1914 (NY, 1916), @ http://bookprep.com/read/germanempirebetw00fifeuoft
  • Friedrich, Otto: Blood and Iron (NY, 1995)
  • Goerlitz, Walter: History of the German General Staff  (NY, 1955)
  • Hallays, André: l’Opinion Allemande Pendant la Guerre, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1919)
  • Herwig, Holger: The First World War – Germany and Austria-Hungary, 1914-1918 (London, 1997)
  • Lutz, Ralph (ed.): Causes of the German Collapse in 1918 (Hamden, 1969)
  • Muncy, Lysbeth: The Junker in Prussian Administration Under Wilhelm II, 1888-1914 (NY, 1970)
  • Neame, Philip: German Strategy in the Great War (London, 1923) 
  • Passingham, Ian: All the Kaiser’s Men (Stroud, 2003)
  • Platten, Fritz: Die Reise Lenins durch Deutschland im Plombierten Wagen (Berlin, 1924)
  • Sheehan, James: Imperial Germany (NY, 1976)
  • Vincent, C. Paul: The Politics of Hunger – The Allied Blockade of Germany, 1915-1919 (Athens, 1985)
  • Volkmann, Erich: Der Grosse Krieg, 1914-18 – Kurzgefasste Darstellung auf Grund der Amtlichen Quellen des Reicharchivs (Berlin, 1922)
  • Welch, David: Germany – Propaganda and Total War, 1914-1918 New Brunswick, 2000)

                                  

                                    3. Austria-Hungary

  • Cornwall, Mark: The Undermining of Austria- Hungary (Basingstoke, 2000)
  • von Glaise-Horstenau, Edmund: Collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (London, 1930)
  • Kann, Robert: History of the Habsburg Empire, 1526-1918 (Berkeley, 1977)
  • Kanner, Heinrich: Kaiserliche Katastrophenpolitik (Vienna, 1922)
  • Listowel, Judith: Hapsburg Tragedy (NY, 1986)
  • de Manteyer, Georges: Austria’s Peace Offer, 1916 -17 (London, 1921)
  • May, Arthur: Passing of the Hapsburg Monarchy, 1914 -18 (Phila., 1966)
  • Palmer, Alan: Twilight of the Hapsburgs (NY, 1995)
  • von Szilassy, Julius: Der Untergang der Donau-Monarchie (Berlin, 1922)
  • Sked, Alan: Decline and Fall of the Hapsburg Empire, 1815 – 1918 (London, 2001)
  • Wandruszka, Adam and P. Urbanitsch (eds.): Die Habsburger Monarchie im System der Internationalen Beziehungen (Vienna, 1989)

                                    

                                      4. Britain & Empire                                          

                                                a. Britain

  • Bourne, J. M.: Britain and the Great War, 1914-1918 (London, 1989)
  • Commerce & Industry Assoc. of NY: Readjustment and Operation of Industry in England Since 1914 (np., 1917), @ http://bookprep.com/read/mdp.39015031374518 
  • Dearle, N. B.: Dictionary of Official War-Time Organizations (London, 1928)
  • Dibelius, Wilhelm: England (NY, 1930)
  • de Groot, Gerard: Blighty – British Society in the Era of the Great War (London, 1996)
  • Guinn, Paul: British Strategy and Politics, 1914-1918  (Oxford, 1965)
  • Hazelhurst, Cameron: Politicians at War, July 1914 to May 1915 (NY, 1971)
  • Hynes, Samuel: A War Imagined – The First World War and English Culture (NY, 1991)
  • James, William: The Code Breakers of Room 40 (NY, 1950)
  • Moorhouse, Geoffrey: Hell’s Foundations – Social History of the Town of Bury in the Aftermath of the Gallipoli Campaign (NY, 1992)
  • N/A: War Finance Acts of 1914 to 1917 – Income Tax Provisions… (London, 1918), @ http://bookprep/read/uc2.ark!/13960/t3gx4b31r
  • Parker, Peter: The Old Lie – The Great War and the Public School Ethos (London, 1987)
  • Playne, Caroline: The Pre-War Mind in Britain (London, 1928)
  • Thom, Deborah: “Women at the Woolwich Arsenal”, Oral History VI/2 (Autumn, 1978), pp. 58-73
  • Willis, Irene: England’s Holy War – a Study of English Liberal Idealism During the Great War (); rev. in J. Modern Hist. I/2 (June, 1929), pp. 318-19
  • Woodward, Llewellyn: Great Britain and the War of 1914-1918 (London, 1967)
  • Yates, L. K.: The Woman’s Part – A Record of Munitions Work (NY, 1918)

                                                                                    

                                       b. Ireland 1916: Uprising Against the Empire                                                                                                                                                                                                                   >  Narratives

  • Bell, J.: The Secret Army – The IRA, 1916-1979 (Dublin, 1979)
  • Bennet, Richard: The Black and Tans… (Boston, 1960)
  • Caulfield, Max: The Easter Rebellion (London, 1965)
  • Coffey, T. M.: Agony at Easter (NY, 1969)
  • Collins, James: Life in Old Dublin (Dublin, 1913)
  • de Courcy Ireland, John: The Sea and the Easter Rising, 1916  (Dublin, 1966)
  • De Rosa, Peter: Rebels – The Irish Rising of 1916 (London, 1990)
  • Doherty, Gabriel and D. Keogh: Michael Collins and the Making of the Irish State ()
  • Dubhgail, M.: Insurrection Fires at Eastertide (Cork, 1966)
  • Duff, Charles: Six Days to Shake an Empire – Events and Factors Behind the Irish Rebellion of 1916 (NY, 1966)
  • Fox, R. M.: Rebel Irishwomen (Dublin, nd.)
  • Gwynn, Denis: History of Partition, 1912-1925 (Dublin, 1947)
  • Hachey, T.: Britain and Irish Separatism, 1867-1922 (Chicago, 1977)
  • Hobson, Bulmer: Short History of the Irish Volunteers (Dublin, 1918)
  • Holt, Edgar: Protest in Arms – The Irish Troubles, 1916-23 (London, 1960)
  • Jones, F. P.: History of the SinnFein Movement and the Irish Rebellion (NY, 1919)
  • Kee, Robert: The Green Flag, Vol. II – The Bold Fenian Men (London, 1987)
  • King, Clifford: The Orange and the Green (London, 1967)
  • Lieberson, Goddard: The Irish Uprising, 1916-1922 (NY, 1967)
  • Lynch, Diamuird: The IRB and the 1916 Insurrection (Cork, 1957)
  • Lyons, F. S.: Ireland Since the Famine (London, 1973)
  • Mansergh, Nicholas: The Unresolved Question – The Anglo-Irish Settlement and its Undoing, 1912-1972 (New Haven, 1991)
  • Martin, F. X.: Irish Volunteers, 1913-15 (Dublin, 1963)
  •                             (ed.), The Howth Gun-Running, 1914 (Dublin, 1964)
  •                             (ed.), The Easter Rising of 1916 and University College Dublin (Dublin, 1966)
  •                             (ed.), Leaders and Men of the Easter Rising: Dublin, 1916 (Dublin, 1967)
  • McCann, John: War by the Irish (Tralee, 1946)
  • McDowell, R. B.: The Irish Administration, 1801-1914 (London, 1964)
  • Moody, T. W.: The Fenian Movement (Cork, 1968)
  • Muenger, Elizabeth: British Military Dilemma in Ireland – Occupation Politics, 1886-1914 (Lawrence, 1991)
  • O’Broin, L.: Dublin Castle and the 1916 Rising (London, 1966)
  • O’Hegarty, P. S.: History of Ireland Under the Union, 1801-1922 (London, 1952)
  • O’Higgins, Brian: The Soldier’s Story of Easter Week (Dublin, 1926)
  • Regan, J. X.: What Made Ireland Sinn Fein (Boston, 1921)
  • Ryan, A. P.: Mutiny at the Curragh (London, 1956(
  • Ryan, Desmond: The Phoenix Flame (London, 1937)
  •                                     The Rising (Dublin, 1949)
  •                                     Labour and Easterweek (Dublin, 1949)
  • Shannon, Martin: Sixteen Roads to Golgotha (Dublin, 1965)
  • Smith, Goldwin: Irish History and the Irish Question (NY, 1905)
  • Smith-Christmas, K. L.: “Guns of the Easter Rising”, American Rifleman CLXI/9 (September 2013), pp. 81-85, 106
  • Spindler, Karl: Mystery of the Casement Ship (Berlin, 1931)
  • Stephens, James: Insurrection in Dublin (London, 1978)
  • Stewart, A. T.: The Ulster Crisis (London, 1967)
  • Tansil, C. C.: America and the Fight for Irish Freedom (NY, 1957)
  • Thompson, William: The Imagination of an Insurrection – Dublin, Easter, 1916… (NY, 1967)
  • Ward, Alan: Ireland and Anglo-American Relations, 1899-1921 (Toronto, 1969)
  • Younger, Calton: Ireland’s Civil War (NY, 1969)

                                                                 >Biography

  • Bourke, Marcus: The O’Rahilly (Tralee, 1967)
  • Coogin, Tim: Eamon de Valera – The Man Who Was Ireland (NY, 1993)
  • Cronin, Sean: Young Connolly (Dublin, 1983)
  • Dudley Edwards, Ruth: Patrick Pearse – Triumph of Failure (NY, 1978)
  • Dudley Edwards, Owen: Mind of an Activist – James Connolly (Dublin, 1971)
  • Gaughan, J. A.: Austin Stack – Portrait of a Separatist (Dublin, 1977)
  • Greaves, C. D.: Life and Times of James Connolly (London, 1986)
  • Gwynn, Denis: Daniel O’Connell, The Irish Liberator (NY, 1930)
  •                                Life and Death of Roger Casement (London, 1931)
  • Hyde, H. M.: Roger Casement (London, 1960)
  • Inglis, Brian: Roger Casement (London, 1973)
  • Le Roux, Louis: Patrick Pearse (Dublin, 1932)
  • Lynch, Florence: Mystery Man of Banna Strand (NY, 1959)
  • Lyons, F. S.: John Dillon (London, 1968)
  •                                   Tom Clark and the Irish Freedom Movement (Dublin, 1936)
  • Longford, (Earl of) and T. O’Neill: Eamon de Valera (London, 1974)
  • MacColl, Rene: Roger Casement (London, 1956)
  • Marreco, Anne: The Rebel Countess (London, 1967)
  • Monteith, Robert: Casement’s Last Adventure (Chicago, 1932)
  • Morgan, Austen: James Connolly, a Political Biography (Manchester, 1980)
  • Norman, Diana: Terrible Beauty – Life of Constance Markievicz (Dublin, 1987)
  • O’Broin, L.: The Chief Secretary – Augustine Birrell in Ireland (London, 1970)
  • O’Connor, Ulick: A Terrible Beauty is Born (London, 1985)
  • O’Faolain, Sean: Constance Markievicz (London, 1967)
  • Ransom, Bernard: Connolly’s Marxism (London, 1980)
  • Ryan, Desmond: James Connolly (London, 1924)
  • Sawyer, Roger: Casement – Flawed Hero (London, 1984)
  • Tierney, Michael: Eoin MacNeill – Scholar and Man of Action, 1867-1945 (Oxford, 1980)

                                                                                                    

                                               >Firsthand Accounts (both sides)

  • Beresford Ellis, P. (ed.): James Connolly – Selected Writings  (London, 1973)
  • Casement, Roger: Crime Against Europe – A Possible Outcome of the War of 1914 ()
  • Clarke, Thomas: Glimpses of an Irish Felon’s Prison Life (Dublin, 1982)
  • Connolly, James: The Reconquest of Ireland (Dublin, 1915)
  • Connolly, Nora: The Irish Rebellion of 1916 (NY, 1918)
  •                                : Portrait of a Rebel Father (Dublin, 1935)
  • Desmond-Williams, T. (ed.): The Irish Struggle, 1913-1926 (London, 1966)
  • Devoy, John: Recollections of an Irish Rebel (NY, 1929)
  • Ervine, St. John: Craigavon, Ulsterman (London, 1949)
  • Figgis, Darrell: Recollections of the Irish War (London, 1927)
  • Fingal, (Countess of): Seventy Years Young (Dublin, 1943)
  • Fitzgibbon, Desmond: Memoirs, 1913-1916 (London, 1916)
  • Gibbon, Monk: Inglorious Soldier (London, 1968)
  • Headlam, Maurice: Irish Reminiscences (London, 1947)
  • Mackenna, Stephen: Journal and Letters (London, 1936)
  • MacLochlainn, Piaras: Last Words (Dublin, 1971)
  • Markievicz, (Countess): Prison Letters (London, 1987)
  • McHugh, Roger (ed.): Dublin 1916 (NY, 1966)
  • Mitchell, John: Jail Journal (Dublin, 1982)
  • Norway, (Mrs.) H.: The Sinn Fein Rebellion as I Saw It (London, 1916)
  • Nowlan, K. B. (ed.): The Making of 1916 (Dublin, 1969)
  • O’Casey, Sean: Autobiography (2v., London, 1980)
  • O’Dulaing, Donnacha: Voices of Ireland (Dublin, 1984)
  • Pearse, Mary: Home Life of Padraig Pearse (Cork, 1979)
  • Pearse, Padraig: Collected Works (Dublin, 1922)
  • Robbins, Frank: Under the Starry Plough (Dublin, 1977)
  • St. John Gaffney, Thomas: Breaking the Silence (NY, 1930)
  • Singleton-Gates, Peter: The Black Diaries (London, 1959)
  • Skinnider, Margaret: Doing My Bit for Ireland (NY, 1917)
  • Wilkinson, Neville: To All and Singular (London, nd.)

                                   

                              c. Other Brit Empire

  • Bull, William: From Brock to Currie – Military Development and Exploits of Canadians…1791-1930 (Toronto, 1935)
  • Lake, Marilyn: A Divided Society – Tasmania during World War I (Melbourne, 1975)
  • N/A: India and the War, with an Introduction by Lord Sydenham of Combe (NY, 1915)
  • Stewart, Rhea: Fire in Afghanistan, 1914-1929 – Faith, Hope, and the British Empire (Garden City, 1973)

                                                               

                                5. Russia

  • Ascher, Abraham: P. A. Stolypin – The Search for Stability in Late Imperial Russia (Stanford, 2001)
  •                                     The Revolution of 1905 – Russia in Disarray (Stanford, 1988)
  • Dobrolski, Sergei: Die Mobilmachung die Russischen Armee 1914 (Berlin, 1922)  
  • Florinsky, Michael: End of the Russian Empire (New Haven, 1931)
  • Golder, Frank: Documents of Russian History, 1914-1917 (London, 1927)
  • Gourko, Vladimir: Features and Figures of the Past – Government and opinion in the Reign of Nicholas II (Stanford, 1939)
  • Holquist, Peter: “‘Violent Russia, Deadly Marxism’? Russia in the Epoch of Violence, 1905-1921”, Kritika – Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History IV/3 (2003), pp. 627-652
  • Karpovich, M.: “Russian Revolution of 1917”, J. of Modern History  II/2 (June, 1930), pp. 258-80
  • Kerner, Robert: “Russia, the Straits, and Constantinople, 1914-15”, J. of Modern History, I/3 (Sept. 1929), pp. 400-415
  • Lincoln, W. B.: In War’s Dark Shadow NY, 1994)
  • Lohr, Eric and M. Poe (eds.): Military and Society in Russia, 1450-1917  (Leiden, 2002)
  • Mehlinger, Howard and J. Thompson: Count Witte and the Tsarist Government in the 1905 Revolution (Bloomington, 1972)
  • Menning, Bruce: “Pieces of the Puzzle: the Role of Iu. Danilov and M. V. Alekseev in Russian War Planning Before 1914”, International History Review XXV/4 (2003)
  • Rempel, D.: “Expropriation of the German Colonists in South Russia during the Great War”, J. of Modern History IV/1 (March, 1932), pp. 49-67
  • de Taube, Michael: La Politique Russe d’Avant-Guerre et la Fin de l’Empire des Tsars, 1904-1917 (Paris, 1928)
  • Wade, Rex: Russian Revolution, 1917 (Cambridge,        )

                                                              

                                        6. Turkey

  • Akasal, Mustafa: “Not by those Old Books…But only by War – Turkish Intellectuals on the Eve of the Great War”, Diplomacy and Statecraft XV/3 (2004), pp. 507-49
  •                                      The Ottoman Road to War in 1914… (Cambridge, 2008)
  • Balakian,  Peter: The Burning Tigris (NY, 2003)
  • Bloxham, Donald: The Great Game of Genocide – Imperialism, Nationalism, and the Destruction of the Ottoman Armenians (Oxford, 2005)
  • Kerner, Robert: “The Mission of Liman von Sanders”, Slavonic R. VI (1927), pp. 12-17, 344-63, 543-600, and VII (1928-9), pp. 90-112
  • Lepsius, Johannes: Deutschlands und Armenien, 1914-1918 – Sammlung Diplomatischer Aktenstücke (Potsdam, 1919)
  • Pamuk, Sevket: The Ottoman Empire and European Capitalism, 1820-1913 – Trade, Investmen, and Production (Cambridge, 1987)
  • Quataert, Donald: The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922 (Cambridge,      )
  • Turfan, M. N.: Rise of the Young Turk – Politics, the Military, and Ottoman Collapse (London, 2000)

                                                               

                                             7. Italy

  • Burgwyn, H. J.: Legend of the Mutilated Victory – Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919 (London, 1993)
  • Ceschin, Daniele: “La Popolazione dell’Alto Vicentino di Fronte alla Strafexpedition – l’Esodo, il Profugato, il Ritorno”, in Vittorio Cora and P. Pozzato (eds.), La Strafexpedition (Udine, 2003)
  •                                       “‘L’Estremo Oltraggio’ – la Violenza alle Donne in Friuli e in Veneto durante l’Occupazione Austro-Germanica”, in Bruna Bianchi (ed.), La Violenza contro la Popolazione Civile nella Grande Guerra – Deportati, Profughi, Internati (Naples, 2006)
  • Cicchino, Enzo and R. Olivo: La Grande Guerra dei Piccoli Uomini (Milan, 2005)
  • Clark, Martin: Modern Italy, 1871-1995 (london, 1996)
  • Corner, Paul and G. Procacci: “Italian Experience of ‘Total’ Mobilisation, 1915-1920”, in John Horne (ed.), State, Society, and Mobilisation in Europe During the First World War (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Corni, Gustavo: “La Societa’ Veneto-Friuliana durante l’Occupazione Militare Austro-Germanica, 1917/1918”, in Zeljko Cimpric, Kobarid Caporetto Karfeit, 1917-1997 (Kobarid, 1998)
  • Forsyth, Douglas: Crisis of Liberal Italy – Monetary and Financial Policy, 1914-1920 (Cambridge, 1993)
  • Page, Thomas: Italy and the World War (1920)
  • Whittam, John: Politics of the Italian Army, 1861-1918 (London, 1977)
  • Zamagni, Vera: Economic History of Italy, 1860-1990 (Oxford, 1992)

                                                              

                                             8. Balkan States                                          

                                                       a. Serbia

  • Adams, John C.: Flight in Winter – Serbia’s Struggle Against the Central Powers (Princeton, 1942)
  • Aldridge, O.M.: The Retreat from Serbia Through Albania (London, 1916)
  • Djordjevic, Dimitrije (ed.): Creation of Yugoslavia, 1914-18 (Santa Barbara, 1980)
  • Gordon-Smith, G.: From Serbia to Yugoslavia (NY, 1920)
  • Krunich, Milutin: Serbia Crucified (Boston, 1918)
  • Markovic, Lazar (ed.): Serbia and Europe, 1914-20 (London, 1920)
  • Šišic, Ferdo: Dokumenti 0 Postanku Kraljevine – Srba, Hrvata, i Slovenca, 1914-1919 (Zagreb, 1920)

                                                     

                                                      b. Greece

  • Abbott, G. F.: Greece and the Allies, 1914-1922 ()

                                                                                    

                                                      c. Bulgaria

  • Crampton, R. J.: Bulgaria (Oxford, 2007)

                                                     

                                                     d. Rumania                                                                

                                  9. America

  • Baruch, Bernard: American Industry in the War – Report of the War Industries Control Board (1921), Baruch’s Own Program for Total Mobilization of the Nation…and Current Material on Priorities and Price-Fixing (NY, 1941)
  • Boghardt, Thomas: The Zimmerman Telegram – Intelligence, Diplomacy, and America’s Entry into WW I (Annapolis, 2012); rev. @ J. of Slavic Military Studies XXVI/2 (2013), pp. 355-56
  • Coogan, John: The End of Neutrality – The United States, Britain, and Maritime Rights (Ithaca, 1981)
  • Farwell, Byron: Over There – The United States in the Great War (NY, 1999)
  • Fleming, Thomas: Illusion of Victory – America in World War I (NY, 2003)
  • Freidel, Frank: Over There – The American Experience in World War I (Short Hills, 1964)
  • Gilbert, James: WW I and the Origins of U.S. Military Intelligence (Lanham, 2012); rev. @ J. of Intelligence History XII/2 (2013), pp. 190-91
  • Millis, Walter: Road to War – America, 1914-1917 (Boston, 1935) 
  • Mamatey, Victor: United States and East Central Europe, 1914-18 – a Study in Wilsonian Diplomacy and Propaganda (Princeton, 1957)
  • N/A: Who’s Who in the British War Mission in the U.S. of America (Clode, 1918)
  • Ninkovich, Frank: The Wilsonian Century – US Foreign Policy Since 1900 (Chicago, 1999)
  • Noble, H.: New York Stock Exchange and the Crisis of 1914 ()
  • Scott, J. B.: Survey of International Relations Between the United States and Germany, 1914-17 (NY, 1917)
  • Strother, F.: Fighting Germany’s Spies (Garden City, 1918)
  • Tuchman, Barbara: The Zimmerman Telegram (NY, 1966)
  • Tulchin, Joseph: The Aftermath of War – WW I and U.S. Policy Toward Latin America (NY, 1971)
  • U.S. War Industry Board: History of Prices During the War (2v., Washington, 1919)

                             

                                9a. Brother Woodrow’s Exciting Adventures in Mexico (and Elsewhere), 1914-17

                                               >Narratives

  • Brady, Haldeen: Pancho Villa at Columbus – the Raid of 1916 (Southwestern Studies III/1, monograph #9; El Paso, 1965)
  • Glass, Edward: History of the Tenth Cavalry, 1866-1921 (Tucson, 1921)
  • Healy, David: Gunboat Diplomacy in the Wilson Era – The U.S.Navy in Haiti, 1915-1916 (Madison, 1976)
  • Lansford, William: Pancho Villa (Los Angeles, 1965)
  • Wallace, Andrew: The Sabre Retires – Pershing’s Cavalry Campaign in Mexico, 1916 (Tucson, 1964)


                                                >Memoirs

  • Brooke, George: With the First City Troop on the Mexican Border – Being the Diary of a Trooper (Phila., 1917)
  • McCann, Irving: With the National Guard on the Border – Our National Military Problem (St. Louis, 1917)
  • Miller, Webb: I Found No Peace (NY, 1936)
  • Toulmin, H. A.: With Pershing in Mexico (Harrisburg, 1935)

                                                            

                                      10. Japan

  • Ribaud, Michel: Notes sur le Japon – le Japon pendant la Guerre Européene, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Tsuzuki, Chuschichi: The Pursuit of Power in Modern Japan, 1825-1995 (Oxford, 2000)

                                      11. Other

  • Martin, Percy: Latin America and the War (Baltimore, 1925)

                                     

                  C. Trans-National Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • Lewis, Jon (ed.): Mammoth Book of Eyewitness World War I (NY, 2003)
  • Miller, Francis (ed.): True Stories of the Great War (6 v., NY, 1918)
  • Palmer, Svetlana and S. Wallis: Intimate Voices from the First World War (NY, 2005)
  • Panichas, George (ed.): Promise of Greatness – The War of 1914-18 (NY, 1968)
  • Straubing, Harold (ed.): The Last Magnificent War – Rare Journalistic and Eyewitness Accounts of World War I 1989)

   

VI. Official Histories & Battle/Campaign Narratives

             A. Official/semi-official Histories

  • Bean, C.E.W. et al: Australia in the War of 1914-1918
  1. Bean, C.: Story of ANZAC – From the Outbreak of the War to End of the First Phase of the Gallipoli Campaign, 4 May 1915 ()
  2. Bean, C.: Story of ANZAC – From 4 May 1915 to the Evacuation of Gallipoli ()
  3. Bean, C.: Australian Imperial Force in France, 1916 ()
  4. Bean, C.: Australian Imperial Force in France, 1917 ()
  5. Bean, C.: Australian Imperial Force in France During the Main German Offensive, 1918 ()
  6. Bean, C.: Australian Imperial Force in France During the Allied Offensive, 1918 ()
  7. Gullett, H. B.: Australian Imperial Force In Sinai and Palestine, 1914-1918 ()
  8. Cutlack, F. M.: Australian Flying Corps in the Western and Eastern Theatres of the War, 1914-1918 ()
  9. Jose, A. W.: Royal Australian Navy, 1914-1918 ()
  10. Mackenzie, S. S.: The Australians at Rabaul – Capture and Administration of the German Possessions in the South Pacific ()
  11. Scott, E.: Australia During the War ()
  12. N/A: Photographic Record of the War (unpubl.; photos avail. as below)
  13. Butler, A. G.: Medical, I – Gallipoli, Palestine, and New Guinea ()
  14.                                               II – The Western Front()
  15.                                             III – Special Problems and Services ()
  16. Bean, C.: ANZAC to Amiens ()
  17. Bean, C.: Gallipoli Mission 1919 ()

all @ http://awm.gov.au/histories/first_world_war/

  • Corbett, Julian and H. Newbolt: History of the Great War – Naval Operations (9 v., London, 1920-1931)
  • Edmonds, J. E. (ed.), et. al.: History of the Great War – Military Operations (23 v., London, 1922-1948)
  1. Mesopotamia (4 v.)
  2. Gallipoli (2 v.)
  3. Egypt and Palestine  (5 v.)
  4. France and Belgium ()
  5. …and H. R. Davies: Military Operations Italy, 1915-1919 (London, 1949)
  • von Glaise-Horstenau, Edmund (ed.): Osterreich-Ungarns Letzter Krieg (8v., Vienna, 1930-38)
  • Horne, Charles (ed.): Source Records of the Great War (Washington, 1923) 
  • N/A: Les Armées Françaises dans la Grande Guerre (11 v. & 100+ document vols., Paris, 1922-37); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Nicholson, G. W.: Canadian Expeditonary Force, 1914-1919 (Ottawa, 1962)
  • Oberkommando der Wehrmacht/Bundesarchiv: Der Weltkrieg (14 v., Berlin, 1925-56; currently being translated in 6 v. ed., vols. I & II now avail. at Amazon)
  • Palat, Barthélemy (ed.): La Grande Guerre sur le Front Occidental (14 v., Paris, 1917-1929)
  • Raleigh, Walter and H. Jones: The War in the Air (9 v., Oxford 1936)
  • Reichsarchiv: Schlachten des Weltkrieges (38 v., Berlin, 1921-33)
  1. Volume 3: Antwerpen, 1914 (Berlin, 1925)
  2. Volume 4: Jildirim ()
  3. Volume 5: Jildirim: Deutsche Streiter auf Heiligem Boden ()
  4. Volume 6: Von Nancy bis zum Camp des Romains, 1914 ()
  5. Volume 8: Die Eroberung von Nowo Georgievsk ()
  6. Volume 10: Ypern, 1914 (Berlin, 1926) 
  7. Volume 19: Tannenberg (Berlin, 1927)
  8. Volume 11: Weltkriegsende an der Mazedonischen Front ()
  9. Volume 12A: Der Durchbruch am Isonzo – die Schlacht von Tolmein und Flitsch, 24-27 Oktober 1917 ()
  10. Volume 12B: Der Durchbruch am Isonzo – Die Berfolgung über den Tagliamento bis zum Piave ()
  11. Volume 17: Loretto ()
  12. Volume 24: Das Marnedrama 1914 – I….die Kampfe des Gardkorps und des Rechten Flugels der 3 Armée von 5 bis 8 September ()
  13. Volume 25: Das Marnedrama 1914 – II….der Ausgang der Schlacht ()
  14. Volume 26: Die Schlacht vor Paris – das Marnedrama 1914, IV…. ()
  15. Volume 30: Gorlice ()
  16. Volume 35: Schicksalswende – von der Marne bis zur Vesle, 1918 (Berlin, 1930)
  17. Volume 36: Die Katastrophe des 8 August 1918 ()

                                                                                  

             B. Battle & Campaign Narratives/Pictorial Collections

                         1. Western Front

  • Asprey, Robert: First Battle of the Marne (Phila., 1962)
  •                                   At Belleau Wood – Full Dramatic Story of America’s Baptism of Fire in the Great War (NY, 1965)
  • Babin, Gustave: La Bataille de la Marne, 12 Septembre 1914 (Paris,      )
  • Beaugier,               : Les Combats de Menil, Sainte-Barbe, le Dépot de Merrain, la Chipotte…. 25 Août au 5 Septembre 1914 (np., 1921); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Bird, W. D.: “1815 and 1918”, J. of the Royal United Services Institution LXIV/#453 (February, 1919), pp. 92-97
  • Buchan, John: Battle of the Somme (NY, 1917)
  • Blond, Georges: The Marne (Harrisburg, 1965)
  • Bouvard, H.: La Gloire de Verdun (Paris, 1935)
  • von Brandis, C.: Die Stürmer von Douaumont (Berlin, 1917)
  • Brown, Malcolm and S. Seaton: Christmas Truce (London, 1994)
  • Buchan, John: Battle of the Somme, First Phase  (London, 1916)
  •                               Battle of the Somme, Second Phase (London, 1917)
  • Canini, Gérard: Combattre à Verdun ()
  • Canonge, F.: La Bataille de la Marne… (Paris, 1918)
  • Castex, Henri: Les Comites Secrets – l’Affaire du Chemin des Dames (1977)
  • Cave, Nigel: Somme – Beaumont Hamel (London, 1994) 
  • Cerf, A.: La Guerre aux Frontières du Jura (Lausanne, 1930); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Charbonneau, Jean: La Bataille des Frontières (Paris, 1932)
  • Churchill, W. S.: The World Crisis, Vol. II – 1916-1918 (orig. 1927; London, 2007)
  • Cochet, François (ed.): Les Batailles de la Marne – de l’Ourcq à Verdun, 1914 et 1918 ()
  • Colin, Henri: Le Côte 304 et le Mort-Homme, 1916-17 (Paris, 1934)
  •                             Le Fort de Souville – l’Heure Suprême à Verdun (Paris, 1938)
  • Coloni, J.: Comment Verdun fut Sauvé (Paris, 1924)
  • Contamine, Henry: La Victoire de la Marne, 9 Septembre 1914 (Paris, 1970)
  • Cooper, Bryan: The Ironclads of Cambrai (London, 1967)
  • Corday, Michel: The Paris Front (NY, 1934)
  • Cowley, Robert: “The Massacre of the Innocents”,  Quarterly J. of Military History  X/3 (Spring, 1998), pp. 38-43
  • Curry, Andrew: “Under the Western Front…”, Archeology LXII/4 (July-August, 2009), ppp. 49-54
  • Daille, Marius: Joffre et la Guerre d’Usure, 1915-16 (Paris, 1936)
  •                               La Bataille de Montdidier (Paris, 1924)
  • Daniel, David: The 1914 Campaign (NY, 1987)
  • Delvert, Charles and J. Bouchor: Verdun (Paris, 1921)
  •                                     and Jacques Pericard: Verdun – la Grande Bataille de…La Vérité sur la Prise de Douaumont. La Défense de R1 ()
  • Denisot, Alain: “l’Attaque de la Dernière Chance: 11-12 Juillet 1916”, in Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains #182, pp. 31-38
  • Diaz-Retg, E.: l’Assaut Contre Verdun (Paris, 1918)
  • Doria, Arnauld: Croquis de Guerre et d’Invasion  (Paris,     )
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan: The British Campaign in France and Flanders, 1914-1918 (6 v., London, 1916-19)
  • Duffour, Gaston: Joffre et la Guerre de Mouvement, 1914 (Paris, 1937)
  • Dugard, H.: la Bataille de Verdun (Verdun, 1916)
  • Dutourd, Jean: The Taxis of the Marne (London, 1957)
  • Essame, H.: Battle for Europe 1918 (NY, 1972)
  • Ettighoffer, P.: Verdun – Das Grosse Gericht (Gütersloh, 1936)
  • Farrar-Hockley, Anthony: Death of an Army – First Battle of Ypres, 1914, in which the British Regular Army was Destroyed (NY, 1968)
  •                                                         The Somme ()
  • German Army, General Staff: Der Grosze Krieg in Einzeldarstellungen, Luttich-Namur (Berlin, 1918)
  • Gies, Joseph: Crisis 1918 (NY, 1974)
  • Grasset, A.: La Bataille des Deux Morins; Franchet d’Esperey à la Marne, 6-9 Septembre, 1914 (Paris, 1934)
  • Groom, Winston: A Storm in Flanders – The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918 (NY, 2002)
  • Grouard, Auguste: La Conduit de la Guerre jusqu’è la Bataille de la Marne (Paris, 1922)
  • Hellot, Frederic: Le Commandement des Generaux Nivelle et Pétain (Paris, 1936)
  • Hanotaux, Gabriel: La Bataille de la Marne, 25 Aout-13 Septembre 1914  (2v., Paris,      )
  • Herwig, Holger: The Marne, 1914 – Opening of WW I and the Battle that Changed the World (NY, 2009)
  • Hirschauer,      &      Klein: Paris en État de Defense (Paris, 1927)
  • Holmes, T. H.: “The Reluctant March to Paris”, War in History VIII/2 (2001), pp. 208-232
  • Horne, Alistair: The Price of Glory – Verdun 1916 (NY, 1963)
  • Isselin, Henri: Battle of the Marne (Garden City, 1966)
  • James, R. R.: Gallipoli (NY, 1965)
  • Johnson, Douglas and R. Hillman: Soissons, 1918 ()
  • Kitchen, Martin: The German Offensives of 1918 (Stroud, 2001)
  • Klobukowski, A.: “La Résistance Belge a l’Invasion Allemande”, Revue de l’Histoire de la Guerre, 1932/July
  • Krumeich, Gerd: “Saigner la France? Mythe et Réalité de la Stratégie Allemand de la Bataille de Verdun”, in Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains #182, Avril 1999,  pp. 17-29
  • Lestien,            : École Supérieure de Guerre…le 5e Armée Français sur la Sambre, 21 au 23 Août 1914 (np., nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Lomas, David: First Ypres, 1914 (NY, 1963)
  • Ludlow, W. R.: 8th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment at the Battle of Beaumont Hamel, July 1st 1916 (pvt., 1918)
  • Macdonald, Lynn: Somme (London, 1983)
  • Madelin, Louis: La Melée des Flandres – l’Yser et Ypres (Paris,      )
  •                                : la Victoire de la Marne (Paris,      )
  • Martin, Christopher: Battle of the Somme (London, 1973)
  • Maurice, Frederick: Forty Days in 1914 (NY, 1919)
  • McCarthy, Chris: The Somme – Day-by-Day Account (London, 1993)
  • (Michelin): Verdun, Argonne, Metz – 1914-1918 (np., 1919)
  •                       : l’Alsace et les Combats des Vosges, 1914-1918  (np., 1920)
  • Middlebrook, Martin: First Day on the Somme (NY, 1972)
  •                                               The Kaiser’s Battle – 21 March, 1918: First Day of the German Spring Offensive (London, 1978)
  • Moore, William: A Wood Called Bourlon – The Cover-Up After Cambrai, 1917 (London, 1988)
  • Morin, H. and P. Andrieu: A l’Écoute devant Verdun (Paris, 1918)
  • Mornet, Daniel: Tranchées de Verdun (Paris, 1918)
  • Neillands, Robin: Attrition – The Great War on the Western Front, 1916 (London, 2001)
  • Ousby, Ian: Road to Verdun (NY, 2003)
  • Palat, B. E.: La Grande Guerre sur le Front Occidental (x’l vols., Paris, 1925-28)
  • Palmer, Alan: Victory 1918 (NY, 1998)
  • Paschall, Rod: Defeat of Imperial Germany, 1917-18 (Chapel Hill, 1989)
  • Pédroncini, Guy: La Bataille de Verdun – Regards sur la Conduite par les Français”, in Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains #182, Avril 1996, pp. 7-15
  • Pericard, Jacques: Ceux de Verdun (Paris, 1917)
  •                                       Verdun – Histoire des Combats (Paris, 1934)
  • de Pierrefeu, Jean: l’Offensive du 16 Avril – La Verité sur l’Affaire Neville (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                           La Deuxième Bataille de la Marne, 15-18 Juillet 1918 (Paris, 1919); loc. cit.
  • Pionnier, E.: Verdun à la Veille de la Guerre (Paris, 1917)
  • Piorier, J.: La Bataille de Verdun (Paris, 1922)
  • Pitt, Barrie: 1918 – The Last Act (NY, 1963)
  • Prost, Antoine: “Verdun”, in Pierre Nora (ed.), Les Lieux de Mémoire (Paris, 1997), Vol. II, pp. 111-141
  • Pugens,             : École Supérieure de Guerre…la Bataille des Ardennes…Étude Detailée de la Journee du 22 Août 1914 (np., 1928); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Queri, Georg: Die Hämmernde Front (Berlin, 1916)
  • von Santen, Hermann: Die Champagne-Herbstschlacht ()
  • Schwertfeger, Bernhard: Das Weltkriegsende ()
  • Schwink, Otto: Ypres 1914 (np., 2012)
  • Smith, Gene: “Still Quiet on the Western Front”, American Heritage XVI/6 (October, 1965), pp. 18-25, 84-92
  •                              Still Quiet on the Western Front – Fifty Years Later (NY, 1965)
  • Silberman, Neil: “In Flanders Fields – Uncovering the Carnage of World War I”, Archeology LVII/3 (May-June, 2004), pp. 24-29
  • Stephenson, A. H. (ed.): The Somme and the Butte de Warlencourt (London, 1990)
  • Terraine, John: Western Front, 1914-1918 (Phila., 1965)
  •                                   To Win a War (Garden City, 1981)
  •                                   Mons – Retreat to Victory (London, 1991)
  • Thiéry, Maurice: La Guerre en Picardie (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Tournes, Rene: Foch et la Victoire des Allies, 1918 (Paris, 1936)
  • Tuchman, Barbara: The Guns of August (NY, 1972)
  • Tyng, Sewall: The Campaign of the Marne, 1914 (NY, 1935)
  • Weintraub, Stanley: Silent Night  (NY, 2000)
  • Whitton, F. W.: The Marne Campaign (Boston, 1917)
  • Williams, J. J.: Le Cateau, 26 August 1914 (Baltimore, 1934)
  • Wolff, Leon: In Flanders Fields – The 1917 Campaign (NY, 1958)
  • Ziegler, Wilhelm: Verdun (Hamburg, 1936)

                         

                         2.  Eastern Front

  • Churchill, W. S.: The World Crisis, Vol. V – The Eastern Front (orig. 1931; republ. London, 2007)
  • Compton, T. E.: “Campaign of 1914 in East Prussia”, J. of the Royal United Services Institution”  LXIV/#453 (February, 1919), pp. 74-91
  • Evans, Geoffrey: Tannenberg, 1410:1914 (Haarrisburg, 1971)
  • von Falkenhayn, Erich: Der Feldzug der 9 Armée gegen die Rumanen und Russen, 1916-17; Erster Teil – der Siegeszug durch Siebenburgen (Berlin, 1921)
  • Ironside, Edmund: Tannenberg – The First Thirty Days in East Prussia (Edinburg, 1925)
  • Rachamimov, Alon: POWs and the Great War – Captivity on the Eastern Front (Oxford, 2002)
  • Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr: The Red Wheel, I – August 1914 (London, 1989)
  • Stone, Norman: The Eastern Front, 1914 – 1917 (NY, 1975)
  • Sweetman, John: Tannenberg 1914 (London, 2002)

                         

                       3. Other Fronts: Alpine, Balkans, Middle East, Africa

                                       a. Alpine: Italy vs. Austria-Hungary

  • Albertazzi, Amleto: L’Inferno Carsico (Bologna, 1933)
  • Bernardi, Mario: Di Qua e di La’ dal Piave – Da Caporetto a Vittorio Veneto (Milan, 1989)
  • Bozzi, Carlo: Gorizio nel 1918 (Gorizia, 1968)
  • Cassar, George: Forgotten Front – The British Campaign In Italy, 1917-1918 (London, 1998)
  • Cervone, Pier Paolo: Vittorio Veneto – l’ultima Battaglia (Milan, 1994)
  • Cora, Vittorio and P. Pozzato (eds.): 1916 – La Strafexpedition (Udine, 2003)
  • De Simone, Cesare: L’Isonzo Mormorava – Fanti e Generali a Caporetto (Milan, 1995)
  • Del Bianco, Giuseppe: La Guerra e il Friuli (3v., Udine, 1937-1952)
  • Fabi, Lucio: Sul Carso della Grande Guerra (Udine, 2005)
  •                           et al.: Il Friuli del’15/18 – Luoghi, Itenerari, Vicende di una Provincia nella Grande Guerra (Udine, 2003)
  • Fadini, L.: Caporetto dalla Parte del Vinctore (1972)
  • Falls, Cyril: Caporetto 1917 (London, 1966)
  • Fettarappa-Sandri, Carlo: “La Battaglia  del Piave Nuovo”, in Gararchia #7 (July, 1935)
  • Ficalora, Tonino: La Presa di Gorizia (Milan, 2001)
  • Flores, Ildebrando: La Guerra in Alta Montagna (Milan, 1934)
  • Morelli, P.: Le Scarpe al Sole (1971)
  • Thompson, Mark: The White War – Life and Death on the Italian Front, 1915-1919 (NY, 2010)

                                        b. Balkans

  • David, Robert: Le Drame Ignoré de l’Armée d’Orient – Dardanelles, Salonique, Athenes (Paris,       )
  • Owen, H.C.: Salonica and After (London, 1919)
  • Palmer, Alan: The Gardeners of Salonika (NY, 1965)
  • Price, Ward: Story of the Salonica Army (London, 1917)

                                     

                                      c. Middle East & Caucasus

  • Barker, A. J.: The Bastard War – Mesopotamian Campaign of 1914-1918 (NY, 1967)
  • Barrett, James and P. Deane: Australian Army Medical Corps in Egypt, 1914-1915 (London, 1918)
  • Bullock, David: Allenby’s War – The Palestine-Arabian Campaigns, 1916-18 (London, 1988)
  • Churchill, W. S.: The World Crisis, Vol. II – 1915 (orig. 1923; London, 2007)
  • Bruce, Anthony: The Last Crusade – The Palestine Campaign in the First World War (London, 2002)
  • Callwell, C. E.: The Dardanelles (London, 1919)
  • Coates, Tim (ed.): Dardanelles, I – Lord Kitchener and Winston Churchill, 1914-15 (London, 2000)
  •                                        Dardanelles, II – Defeat at Gallipoli, 1915-16 (London, 2000)
  • Dane, Edmund: British Campaigns in the Nearer East…From the Outbreak of War With Turkey to the Taking of Jerusalem (London, 1917)
  • Moorehead, Alan: Gallipoli (NY, 2002)
  • Nevinson, Henry: The Dardanelles Campaign (London, 1918)
  • Whitehair, Charles: “An Old Jewel in the Proper Setting – Eyewitness Account of the Reconquest of the Holy Land by Twentieth Century Crusaders”, National Geographic XXXIV (July-Dec., 1918), pp. 325-44

 

                                    d. Betrayed Uprising: T. E. Lawrence, British Zion, and the Arab Revolt

                                                     >Narratives

  • Brent, Peter: T.E. Lawrence (NY, 1975)
  • Graves, Robert: Lawrence and the Arabian Adventure (Garden City, 1928)
  • Liddell Hart, Basil: Colonel Lawrence of Arabia – Man Behind the Legend (NY, 1935)

                                                     >Firsthand

  • Lawrence, T. E.: T.E. Lawrence, Selected Letters (NY, 1989)
  • Rolls, Sam: Steel Chariots in the Desert – An Armoured-Car Driver with the Duke of Westminster in Libya and in Arabia with T.E. Lawrence (London, 1937)

                                       

                                         e. Africa

  • Miller, Charles: Battle for the Bundu – The First World War in East Africa (NY, 1974)

                                    

                                         f. Other

  • Mills, C. P.: A Strange War – Burma, India, and Afghanistan, 1914-19 (Gloucester, 1988)

                        

                          4a. The War at Sea (Surface & Submarine Actions)

  • Bellairs, Carlyon: Battle of Jutland – the Sowing and the Reaping (London, 1920)
  • Chatterton, E. K.: Q Ships and Their Story (London, 1922)
  • Churchill, W. S.: “Jutland”, pp. 75-129 in The World Crisis, Vol. III – 1916-1918 (orig. 1927; London, 2007)
  • Compton-Hall, Richard: Submarines and the War at Sea, 1914-1918 (London, 1991)
  • Frothingham, Thomas: Battle of the Falkland Islands, 1914 (np., nd); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Grant, Robert: U-Boat Intelligence, 1914-1918 (London, 1969)
  • Hoehling, A. A.: The Great War at Sea (NY, 1965)
  • Hough, Richard: The Great War at Sea (Oxford, 1983)
  • MacIntyre, Donald: Jutland – The Full and Dramatic Account… (NY, 1958)
  • Miller, Geoffrey: Superior Force – Conspiracy Behind the Escape of Goeben and Breslau @ http://flamboroughmanor.co.uk/superiorforce/start.htm
  • N/A: List of Neutral Ships Sunk by the Germans, August 8 1914 to 26 April 1917 (np., nd), @ http://bookprep.com (NB: ships may have been “neutral”, but not the cargoes: mostly U.S. war materials bound for Britain and France; see also: Lusitania)
  • Newbolt, Henry: Naval History of the War, 1914-1918 (London, 1920)
  •                                      Submarine and Anti-Submarine (London, 1918)
  • Parmalee, Maurice: Blockade and Sea Power – The Blockade, 1914-1919 (NY, 1924)
  • Tarrant, V. E.: The U-Boat Offensive, 1914-1945 (Annapolis, 1989)
  • van der Vat, Dan: The Ship that Changed the World – Escape of the Goeben to the Dardanelles, 1914 (Bethesda, 1986)

                  

                     4b. Lusitania: Floating Bomb with Human Shield, or, Churchill’s “Perfect” Conspiracy (+=firsthand account)

  • Allen, Keith: “Lusitania Controversy”, @ http://gwpda.org/naval/luika00.htm
  • Bailey, Thomas: “German Documents Relating to the ‘Lusitania'”, J. of Modern History VIII/3 (Sept. 1936), pp. 320-327
  •                                     and P. Ryan: The Lusitania Disaster (NY, 1975)
  • Ballard, Robert S.: Exploring the Lusitania (NY, 1995)
  • Bernard, O.: Cocksparrow (London, 1936) +
  • Butler, D. A.: The Lusitania (Mechanicsburg, 2000)
  • Capalbo, Peter: “Eyewitness – Lusitania Sinking as Seen from Shore”, @ http://welcomehomesoldier.com/permalink-37  +
  • Churchill, Winston: The World Crisis, Vol. II – 1915 (London, 1923), pp. 333-336
  • (collective): The Lusitania Resource @ http://rmslusitania.info/
  •                            Lusitania Online @ http://lusitania.net/disaster.html
  •                            Current History II/3 (June, 1915), “Lusitania Case; Descriptions by Survivors”, @ http://gutenberg.org/files/15480/15480-h/15480-h.htm +
  •                            “Lusitania’s Secret Cargo”, Archaeology LXII/1 (Jan./Febr. 2009), p. 9
  • Ellis, Frederick: Tragedy of the Lusitania (1915)
  • Fowler, George: “The Lusitania Sinking – German Outrage or British Provocation?”, Barnes R. ()
  • Frost, Wesley: German Submarine Warfare – A Study of its Methods and Spirit Including the Crime of the Lusitania… (NY, 1918)
  • Hickey, Des and G. Smith: Seven Days to Disaster (NY, 1981)
  • Hoehling, A. A. and M. Hoehling: Last Voyage of the Lusitania (London, 1975)
  • Holbourn, I. B.: Isle of Foula (Lerwick, 1938) +
  • Lauriat, Charles: The Lusitania’s Last Voyage (Boston, 1915) +
  • Layton, J. Kent: Lusitania – Ship of Splendour ()
  • Mackworth, Mary, a.k.a. Viscountess Rhondda: This was My World (London, 1933) +
  • Molony, Senan: Lusitania – An Irish Tragedy (2004)
  • Morton, L.: The Long Wake (London, 1968) +
  • Pope, Theodate: “…and then the water closed over me…”,  letter in American Heritage XXVI/3 (April, 1975), pp. 98-101 +
  • Preston, Diana: Lusitania (NY, 2002)
  • Ramsey, David: Lusitania – Saga and Myth (NY, 2001)
  • Schweiger, Walter (U-20 Cdr.): “War Diary”, excerpt @ http://eyewitnesstohistory.com/lusitania.htm  +
  •                                                                     photostats of Schweiger’s original WD + British intercepts of U-20’s radio signals @ http://germannavalwarfare.info/indexJUT.html
  • Sides,, Hampton and Anne Sides: “Lusitania Rising”, in Men’s Vogue (Jan. 2009)
  • Simpson, Colin: The Lusitania (Boston, 1972)
  •                                     “A Great Liner with Too Many Secrets”, Life Magazine LXXIII/15 (13 Oct. 1972), pp. 58-82
  • Taylor, John: “Fateful Voyage of Lusitania”, Military History Q. (Spring, 1999) @ http://historynet.com/fateful-voyage-of-lusitania.htm.6
  • O’Sullivan, Patrick: The Lusitania – Unraveling the Mysteries (Dobbs Ferry, 1998)
  • Tantum, W. and C. Droste: The Lusitania Case (Riverside, 1972)
  • Villard, O. G.: “True Story of the Lusitania”, American Mercury XXXV (May, 1935), pp. 41-45
  • Warren, Mark: Lusitania – The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Liner (Wellingborough, 1986)

                         

                            5.  War in the Air

  • Cross, Roy: Early Aeroplanes, 1907-1918 (London, 1962)
  • Cuneo, John: Winged Mars, Vol. II – The Air Weapons, 1914-1916 (Harrisburg, 1947)
  • Lamberton, William: Fighter Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War (Letchworth, 1961)
  • McAdoo, Dale: Color Profiles of World War I Combat Planes (NY, 1974)
  • McKee, Alexander: The Friendless Sky – Story of Air Combat in World War I (London, 1962)
  • Morris, Alana: Bloody April (London, 1967)
  • Morris, Joseph: German Air Raids on Great Britain, 1914-1918 (London, 1925)
  • Mortane, Jacques: Special Missions of the Air – Exposition of Some of the Mysteries of Aerial Warfare (London, 1919)
  •                                        Histoire de la Guerre Aerienne (Paris, 1921)
  • Poolman, Kenneth: Zeppelins Over England (London, 1975)
  • Reynolds, Quentin: They Fought for the Sky (NY, 1957)
  • Ritter, Hans: Der Luftkrieg (Berlin, 1926)
  • Sinclair, J. A.: Airships in Peace and War (London, 1934)
  • Thiéry, Maurice: Paris Bombardé par Zeppelins, Gothas, et Berthas (Paris, 1921); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Turner, Charles: The Struggle in the Air, 1914-1918 (London, 1919)
  • Whitehouse, Arch: Years of the Sky King (Garden City, 1959)
  •                                           Heroes of the Sunlit Sky – Capsule Biographies of the Great Air Aces of World War I (Garden City, 1967)

          

                    6. Technical Issues: tactics, finance, weapons/ammunition, communications,  propaganda, intelligence, logistics, medicine, battlefield archeology

  • Barrie, Alexander: War Underground – The Tunnelers of the Great War (Staplehurst, 2000)
  • Beesley, Patrick: Room 40, British Naval Intelligence (London, 1982)
  • Blankart, Charles: Die Divisenpolitik des Weltkrieges… (Zurich, 1919)
  • Stafford, David: Churchill and Secret Service (London, 1997)
  • Deacon, Richard: History of the British Secret Service (London, 1982) 
  • Dewar, George: The Great Munition Feat (London, 1921)
  • Doumenc,           : Les Transports Authomobiles sur le Front Francais (Paris,       )
  • Dutil,            : Les Chars d’Assaut ()
  • von Eimannsberger, L.: Der Kampfwagenkrieg ()
  • Ellis, John: Social History of the Machine Gun (Baltimore, 1975)
  • Ford, Roger: The Grim Reaper – Machine Guns and Machine Gunners NY, 1996)
  • Griffith, Paddy: Battle Tactics of the Western Front (New Haven, 1994)
  • Guderian, Heinz: Achtung – Panzer (orig. 1937; London, 1992)
  • Haber, L F.: Poisonous Cloud – Chemical Warfare In the First World War (Oxford, 1986)
  • Hall, Alan: “Mustard Gas Blisters and Daily Risk of Death…Still Clearing the ‘Iron Harvest’ of WW I Shells from Beneath Flanders’ Fields”, @ http://dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2497732/The-iron-harvest-Meet-soldiers-tasked-clearing-hundreds-tonnes-deadly-World-War-I-shells-mines-beneath-fields-Flanders.html
  • Hanslian, Rudolf: Der Chemische Krieg ()
  • Haste, Cate: Keep the Home Fires Burning – Propaganda in the First World War (London, 1977)
  • Herr, Frederic: l’Artillerie – Ce qu’elle a eté…Ce qu’elle doit être (Paris, 1924)
  • Jones, J. P. and P. Hollister: The German Secret Service in America, 1914-1918  (Boston, 1918)
  • Lepick, Olivier: La Grande Guerre Chémique (Paris, 1998)
  • Leese, Peter: Shell Shock – Traumatic Neurosis and the British Soldiers of the First World War (NY, 2002)
  • Lucas, Pascal: l’Evolution des Idées Tactiques en France et en Allemagne Pendant la Guerre de 1914-18 (Paris, 1932)
  • Lutz, Ralph: “Studies of War Propaganda, 1914-1933”, J. of Modern History V/4 (Dec. 1933), pp. 496-516
  • Massie, Robert: Castles of Steel (NY, 2003)
  • Ponsonby, Arthur: Falsehood in Wartime – Propoganda Lies of the First World War (London, 1928)
  • Priestley, Raymond: The Signal Service in the European War, 1914-18 (Chatham, 1925)
  • Putkowski, Julien and J. Sykes: Shot at Dawn (Barnsley, 1989)
  • Rawling, Bill: Surviving Trench Warfare (Toronto, 1992)
  • Sartori, Mario: The War Gases – Chemistry and Analysis (NY, 1979)
  • Seligmann, Matthew: Spies in Uniform – British Military and Naval Intelligence on the Eve of the First World War (Oxford, 2006)
  • Steinberg, Jonathan: Yesterday’s Deterrent (London, 1965)
  • Stephen, Guy: “Notes on the History of Boulogne as a Military Medical Base”, J. of the Royal United Services Inst. LXIV/#453 (Februray, 1919), pp. 39-4b
  • U.S. National Archives: U-Boats and T-Boats, 1914-1918 (Washington, 1984)
  • Weber, W. H.: “Development of Mobile Artillery”, J. of the Royal United Services Inst. LXIV/#453 (February, 1919), pp. 49-58
  • Weir, Gary: Building the American Submarines, 1914-1940 (Washington, 1991)
  • Williams, William B.: History of the Manufacture of Explosives for the Great War, 1917-1918 (np., 1919)

 

 VII. Biography/Related Narratives & First-Hand Accounts

             A. French & Belgian

                       1. Civilian Elite (plutocrats, politicians, diplomats & bureaucrats)

                                     a. Biographies

  • Alain, Jean-Claude: Joseph Caillaux – Le Défi Victorieux (Paris, 1978)
  • Brunn, Geoffrey: Clemanceau (Cambridge, 1943)
  • Cammaerts, Emile: Albert of Belgium (NY, 1935)
  • Castex, Henri: Aristide Briand et la Franc-Maçonnerie (1987)
  • Chastenet, Jacques: Raymond Poincaré (Paris, 1948)
  • Dallas, Gregor: At the Heart of a Tiger – Clemanceau and his World, 1841-1929 (NY, 1993)
  • Demartial, Georges: l’Évangile du Quai d’Orsay (Paris, 1926)
  • Duroselle, Jean-Baptiste: Clemenceau (Paris, 1958)
  • Eubank, Keith: Paul Cambon – Master Diplomat (Norman, 1960)
  • Farrar, Margaret: Principled Pragmatist – the Political Career of Alexander Millerand (Oxford, 1991)
  • Galat, Emile: S.M. le Roi Albert, Commandant en Chef devant l’Invasion Allemande (Paris, 1931)
  • Huddleston, Sisley: Poincaré – A Biographical Portrait (Boston, 1924)
  • Jackson, J. H.: Clemenceau and the Third Republic NY, 1962)Keiger,
  • John: Raymond Poincaré (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Keyes, Roger: Un Règne Brisé – Leopold III, 1901-1941 ()
  • Marcellin, Leopold: Politique et Politiciens Pendant la Guerre (Paris, 1923)
  • Miquel, Pierre: Poincareé (Paris, 1961)
  • Roth, François: Raymond Poincaré (Paris, 2000)
  • Wright, Gordon: Raymond Poincaré and the French Presidency (Stanford, 1942); rev. @ Amer. Historical Rev. XLIX/2 (Jan. 1944), pp. 283-84

                                       

                                         b. first-hand

  • Beyens, (Baron): Deux Ans en Berlin, 1912-14 (2v., Paris, 1931)
  • Bucher, Pierre: Études – Souvenirs – Témoignages, 1869-1921 (Paris,      )
  • Carton de Wiart, Henry: Souvenirs Politiques (Brussels, 1948)
  • Clemenceau, Georges: Grandeur et Misères d’une Victoire (4v., Paris, 1930)
  •                                                  Discours de Guerre (Paris, 1968); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Dumaine, Alfred: La Dernière Ambassade de France en Autriche – Notes et Souvenirs   (Paris,     )
  • Engerand, Fernand: La Bataille de la Frontière, Août 1914 – Briey (Paris, 1920)
  •                                            Le Secret de la Frontière, 1815-1871-1914; Charleroi (Paris, 1918)
  • Faramond,               : Souvenirs d’un Attaché Naval en Allmagne et Autriche, 1910-1914 (Paris,     )
  • Ferry, Abel: Les Carnets Secrets (Paris, 1958)       
  • Genevoix, Maurice: Les Éparges (Paris, 1923)
  • Gerard, Auguste: La Vie d’un Diplomate sous la Troisième République (Paris,       )
  • Judet, E. (ed.): Les Carnets de Georges Louis (2 v., Paris, 1925)
  • Lechartier, G.: Intrigues et Diplomaties à Washington, 1914-17 (Paris,      )
  • Maurois, Andre: Mémoirs, 1885-1967 (NY, 1970)
  • Messimy, Adolphe: Mes Souvenirs (1937)
  • Noulens, Joseph: Mon Ambassade en Russie Sovietique, 1917-19 (Paris, 19   )
  • Painlevé, Paul: Comment J’ai nommé Foch et Pétain (Paris, 1923)
  •                                 Paroles et Écrits (Paris, 1936); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Paleologue, Maurice: An Ambassador’s Memoirs (3 v., NY, 1924-1925)
  • Poincaré, Raymond: Au Service de la France – Neuf Anées de Souvenirs (10 v., Paris, 1926-33)
  1. Le Lendemain d’Agadir, 1912
  2. Les Balkans en Feu, 1912
  3. l’Europe Sous les Armes, 1913
  4. l’Union Sacrée, 1914
  5. l’Invasion, 1914
  6. Les Tranchées, 1915
  7. Guerre de Siege, 1915
  8. Verdun, 1916
  9. l’Année Trouble, 1917
  10. Victoire et Armistice, 1918; vol. 7 rev. in J. of Modern History III/4 (Dec. 1931), pp. 670-72
  •                                            Origins of the War (London, 1922)
  •                                               Memoirs of… (London, 1926)
  • Ribot, Alexandre: Journal d’Alexandre Ribot et Correspondances Inédite, 1914-1922 (Paris, 1936)
  • Suarez, Georges (ed.): Briand…son Oeuvre, avec son Journal et de Nombreux Documents Inédits (4v., Paris, 1938-40)
  • Viviani, René: As We See It (NY, 1923)
  •                                Réponse au Kaiser (Paris, 1923); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/

                       

                               2. Other Civilian Firsthand Accounts

  • Adam, Frantz: Ce Que j’ai vu de la Grande Guerre (2013)
  • Andrieux, Louis: A Travers la Republique (Paris, 1926); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Anon.: Red Cross and Iron Cross (NY, 1916)
  • Adam, H. Pearl: Paris Sees it Through – Diary, 1914-19 London, 1919)
  • Arthur-Levy,       : 1914, Août-Octobre à Paris (Paris,      )
  • Bapst, Germain: Journal de la Guerre de 1914 (8v., Paris, 1914-21)
  • Bellesort, Andre: Un Français en Extrême Orient au Début de la Guerre ()
  • Blanche, Jacques-Émile: Cahiers d’une Artiste (); @ http://archive.org
  • Bouffilh, Raymond: Pêle-Mêle d’un Ecolier Parisien, I – 1914-1918 (1991)
  • Brancaccio, N.: In Francia Durante la Guerra (1926)
  • Cachin, Marcel: Carnets 1906-1947, I – 1906-1916 (1993)
  •                                                                             II –1917-1920 (1993)
  • Cammaerts, E.: Through the Iron Bars – Two Years of German Occupation in Belgium ()
  • Celestin, Demblon: La Guerre a Liège – Pages d’un Témoin (Paris, 1915)
  • de Champvert, Gabé: Six Mois en Lorraine (Nancy, 1919)
  • Chadourne, Louis: Carnets, 1907-1925 ()
  • Dahiot, Daniel: “La Marseillaise” – Passages de Vie, 1916-1918 (1995)
  • Danielou, Charles: Le Carnet d’un Parlementaire (c. 1927)
  • Démourant, Pierre: Chronique Amiénoise – Ressentie par un Toulousain (2012)
  • Douche, Sylvie (ed.): Correspondances Inédites à des Musiciens Français, 1914-1918 (Paris, 2012)
  • Fleury-Lamure, M.: Charleroi, Notes et Impressions (Paris, 1916)
  • de Gemastoux, Magdeleine: Journal d’une Petite Refugiée Belge (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Giraudoux, Jean: Adorable Clio ()’ @ http://archive.org
  • de Gourmant, Remy: Pendant l’Orage (Paris, 1915); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Graeffe, Constance (ed. Sophie Schaepdrijver): We Who are so Cosmopolitan – The War Diary of…1914-1915 (Brussels, 2008); rev. @ J. of Int’l. Soc. for First World War Studies I/2 (2010), pp. 209ff.
  • Guard, William: The Soul of Paris – Two Months in 1914, by an American Newspaperman (NY, 1914)
  • Guérin, Léon: Maubeuge, 1914-1918. La Grande Guerre et les Déportations Civiles. Transciption des Carnets de Route de Léon Guérin et Jules Lavotte (1998)
  • Henry, René: Témoinage pour les Alsacièns-Lorraine (Paris,      )
  • Klotz, Lucien: De la Guerre à la Paix – Souvenirs et Documents (Paris, 1924); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Loti, Pierre (ed.?): l’Outrage des Barbares (); @ http://archive.org
  • Morel, Jules: Souvenirs Locaux de la Guerre, 1914-1918 (1919)
  • Pitaud, Henri: Le Pain de la terre – Mémoires d’un Paysan Vendéen au début de XXe Siècle (2000)
  • Thellier de Poncheville, Abbé: Dix Mois à Verdun (Paris, 1918)
  • Rehberger, Henri: Tête Carée – Carnet de Route d’un Alsacien, 1914-1918 (1938)
  • Reinach, Joseph: La Guerre de 1914 – les Commentaires de Polybe, 1r Ser. (Paris, 1915); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                     ….3e Ser. (Paris, 1915); loc. cit.
  • Repessé, Ernest: Témoinage, 1914-1918 (2003)
  • Rolland, Romain: Journal des Anées de Guerre, 1914-1919 ()
  • Le Rouge, Gustav: Le Carnet d’un Reporter (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Speth, William: Autour d’Anvers – Souvenirs et Récits, Août-Octobre 1914 (1918)
  • Verhaeren, Emile: La Belgique Sanglante (Paris, 1915)
  • Wachet, Louise: La Guerre en Champagne, en Argonne, et dans les Ardennes – Heures Tragiques…Impressions et Souvenirs (1999)
  • Wharton, Edith: Fighting France (NY, 1915)
  • Whitney, Warren: Testimony of an American Citizen in France, 1914-1915 (NY, 1915)
  • Williams, Wythe: When Chanel Sings the Marseillaise… (NY, 1916); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.ed/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)

                       

                        3. Military Elite & Staff

                                           a. Biographies

  • Allard, Paul: Les Généraux Limogés Pendant la Guerre Paris, 1933)
  • Aston, George: Biography of the Late Marshal Foch (London, 1930)
  • Belperron, Pierre: Maginot of the Line (London, 1940)
  • Bolton, Glorney: Pétain (London, 1957)
  • Coblentz, Paul: The Silence of Sarrail (London, 1920)
  • Demazes,             : Joffre, la Victoire du Caractère (Paris, 1955)
  • Engerand, Fernand: Lanrezac (Paris, 1926)
  • Giraud, Victor Le Général de Castelnau (Paris, 1921)
  • Gras, Yves: Castelnau ou l’Art de Commander, 1851-1944 (Paris, 1990)
  • Griffiths, Richard: Pétain (Garden City, 1972)
  • Hanotaux, Gabriel: le General Mangin (Paris,      )
  • Issac, Jules: Joffre et Lanrezac (Paris, 1922)
  • Liddell-Hart, B.H.: Foch – the Man of Orleans (Boston, 1932)
  • Mayer, Emile: Nos Chefs de 1914 (Paris, 1930)
  • Palat, Barthelémy-Edmond: Le Part de Foch dans la Victoire (Paris, 1930); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Pedroncini, Guy: Pétain – General en Chef, 1917-18 (Paris, 1974)
  • Rolland, Denis: Nivelle, l’Inconnu du Chemin des Dames ()
  • Ryan, Stephen: Pétain the Soldier (NY, 1969)
  • Salisbury-Jones, G.: So Full a Glory (London, 1954)
  • Spears, Edward: Two Men Who Saved France – Petain and De Gaulle (London, 1966)
  • Tanenbaum, Jan: General Maurice Sarrail, 1856-1929 – the French Army and Left-Wing Politics (Chapel Hill, 1974)
  • Varillon, P.: Joffre (Paris, 1956)
  • Torrey, Glenn: Henri Mathias Berthelot – Soldier of France (Portland, 2000)

                                          

                                            b. first-hand

  • Alexandre, R.: Avec Joffre d’Agadir à Verdun, 1911-1916 (Nancy, 1932); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Azan, P.: Les Belges sur l’Yser (1929)
  • Beaugier,            : Les Combats de Menil, Sainte-Barbe, le Depot Merrain, la Chipotte… 25 Août- au 5 Septembre 1914 (np., 1921)
  • Bon, Gabriel: Causeries et Souvenirs, 1914-1915 (), @ HathiTrust site
  • Clergerie,          : Le Rôle du Gouvernement Militaire de Paris, 1 – 12 Septembre, 1914 (Paris, 1920)
  • Debeney,            : La Guerre et les Hommes (Paris, 1937)
  • Deguise,        : La Defense de la Position Fortifiée d’Anvers en 1914 (1921)
  • Dubail, Augustin: Quatres Anées de Commandement, 1914-18 (3 v., Paris, 1920-21); @ gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                       De Liège a Verdun (Paris, 1920)
  • Dubois, M.: Deux Ans de Commandement sur le Front de France, 1914-16 (1920)
  • Foch, Ferdinand: The Memoirs of… (London, 1931)
  •                                    : Memoires pour Servir a l’Histoire de la Guerre de 1914-18 (2v., Paris, 1931)
  • Galet, Emile: Albert, King of the Belgians, in the Great War (Boston, 1931)
  • Gallieni,             : Memoires – Défense du Paris, 25 Août-11 Septembre, 1914 (Paris, 1920)
  •                                  Gallieni Parle (Paris, 1920)
  •                                  Les Carnets de Gallieni (Paris, 1932)                                           
  • Gamelin, Maurice: Manoeuvre et Victoire de la Marne (Paris, 1954)
  • Huguet, A.: Britain and the War – a French Indictment (London, 1928)             
  • Joffre, Joseph: Memoires, 1910-17 (2v., Paris, 1932)
  • de Langle de Cary,             : Souvenirs de Commandement, 1914-16 (Paris, 1920)
  • Lanrezac, Charles: Le Plan de Campagne Français et le Premier Mois de la Guerre (Paris, 1920)
  • Mangin, Charles : Comment Finit la Guerre (Paris, 19    )
  •                                        Lettres de Guerre (Paris, 1950)
  • Mordacq,   : La Ministere Clemanceau – Journal d’un Témoin (4v., Paris, 19  )
  • Muller, Virgile: Joffre et la Marne (Paris, 1931)
  • Passaga, F. F.: Verdun dans la Tourmente (Paris, 1932) 
  • Percin, Alexandre: Les Erreurs du Haut Commandement (Paris, 1920)
  •                                         Le Massacre de notre Infanterie (Paris, 1921)
  • Pétain, Henri Philippe: Rapport du Marechal…sur les Operations en 1918 (Paris, 1921)
  •                                                Verdun (London, 1930)
  •                                                   “La Bataille de Verdun”, pp. 21-120 in Actes et Écrits (Paris, 1974)
  • de Peirrefeu, Jean: GQG, Secteur I (Paris, 1920)
  •                                          French Headquarters, 1915-18 (London, n.d.)
  •                                            Plutarque a Menti (Paris, 1923)
  • Raynal, Sylvain-Eugene: Le Drame du Fort Vaux (Paris, 1919)
  • Recouly, Raymond: Foch – My Conversations with the Marshal (NY, 1929)
  •                                       : “Journal, 11 January – 10 November 1915”,  pp. 152-234  in General Joffre and his Battles (NY, 1916)
  • Rocquerol, Gabriel: La Battaile de Guise, 29 Aout 1914 (Paris, 1932)
  •                                          Le 3 Corps d’Armée de Charleroi a la Marne – Essai de Psychologie Militaire – Les Combattants et le Commandement (Paris, 1934); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                            Le Drame de Douaumont (Paris, 1931)
  • Sarrail,           : Mon Commandement en Orient, 1916-1918 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Tanant,           : La Troisième Armée dans la Bataille (Paris, 1923)


                       

                        4. On the Front Lines

                                   a. Soldiers (incl. French Foreign Legion)

                                             >Unit Histories

  • Bekraoui, Mohamed: “Les Soldats Marocains dans la Bataille de Verdun”, in Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains #182, pp. 39-44
  • Boullaire,                : Historique du 2e. Corps de Cavalerie du 1 Octobre 1914 – 1 Janvier 1919 (1921)
  • Breton, Willy: Les Pages de Gloire de l’Armée Belge (Paris, 1914)
  •                              Un Régiment Belge en Campagne, 1er Août 1914 – 1er Janvier 1915 (Paris, 1915)
  • Clayton, Anthony: Paths of Glory – The French Army, 1914-1918 (London, 2003)
  • Deleuze, Jacques: Historique du 120e Régiment Territoriale d’Infanterie, 1914-1917 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Doria, Arnauld: Incroyable Odyssée – Histoire d’un Raid d’une Division de Cavalerie pendant la Grande Guerre (1922); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Eggenspieler,              : Histoire d’un Régiment de Reserve du Barry – 290e Régiment d’Infanterie, 1914-1918 (1932)
  • Gadioux, André & M. Pouron: Ce Que Nous Avons Fait – Historique du 32e Régiment d’Infanterie pendant la Campagne 1914-1919 (Tours, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Gaube,              : Journal des Marches et Opérations du 98e Régiment d’Infanterie du 2 Août 1914 au 6 Septembre 1919…Sarrebourg, le Loges, Verdun, la Somme…. (Roanne, 1924); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Le Goffic, Charles: Dixmude – Un Chapitre de l’Histoire des Fusiliers Marins, 7 Octobre-14 Novembre 1914 (Paris,       )
  •                                        Steensstraete – Un Deuxième Chapitre de l’Histoire des Fusliers Marins (Paris,        )
  •                                        Saint-Georges et Nieuport – Un Dernière Chapitre de l’Histoire des Fusiliers Marins (Paris,        )
  • Humbert, A.: La Division Barbot (1919)
  • Masson,              : Historique du 47e R.A.C., 1914-19 (Belfort, n.d.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Medan, Pierre: La Fourragere Jaune et Verte du 112e (Aix-en-Provence, 1916); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 1er Bataillon de Marche d’Infanterie Légère d’Afrique (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 1er Groupe d’Autos-Mitrailleuses et d’Autos-Canons, 1914-18 (Paris, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique Sommaire du Deuxieme Regiment de Chausseurs d’Afrique pendant…1914-1918 (np., 1920)
  • N/A: Historiques du 3e Batallion de Marche et du 4e Batallion d’Infanterie Legère d’Afrique (Paris, 1930); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 3e Dragons Pendant la Campagne 1914-18 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 3e Régiment de Marche de Zouaves pendant la Grande Guerre contre l’Allemagne, 1914-1918 (Étampes, 1921); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du Régiment de Marche de la Legion Étrangère – 3e Regiment… (Nancy, 1926); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 5e Groupe du 102e Régiment d’Artillerie Lourde… (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 6e Régiment d’Infanterie Coloniale, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1921); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: 7e Régiment de Chasseurs – Campagne de 1914 à 1918. Historique Sommaire (Paris, 1920); @ http://Gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Petit Historique du 8e Zouaves pendant la Grande Guerre, 1914-1919 (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • N/A: 9e Regiment de Chasseurs…Historique Sommaire (Paris, 1920); @ http:gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 11e Escadron du Train des Équipages Militaires (Paris, 1920)
  • N/A: 10e Corps d’Armée. 13e Regiment de Husards. Historique Sommaire du Régiment: Campagne 1914-18 (Diman, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 12e Bataillon de Chasseurs Alpins…jusqu’à 1920 (Paris, 1922); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Campagne, 1914-19, 12e Escadron du Train des Équipage Militaires (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallics,bnf.fr/
  • N/A: 14e Escadron du Train des Équipages Militaires – Historique. Guerre 1914-1918 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Historique du 14e Régiment d’Infanterie (Toulouse, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique Sommaire du 15e Régiment de Chasseurs – Guerre de 1914 à 1919 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 15e Régiment de Dragons (Paris, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historiques des Compagnies de Tunisie du 16e Escadron du Train des Équipages Militaires (Tunis, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Ramscapelle – le 16e Bataillon de Chasseurs à Pied, 1 Août 1914-22 Novembre 1918 (St. Avold, nd.): @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 16e Régiment de Chasseurs Pendant la Campagne Contre l’Allemagne, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 17e Batallion de Chasseurs à Pied Pendant la Guerre 1914-19 (Nancy, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: 17e Régiment d’Artillerie de Campagne – Historique… (Paris, 1920)
  • N/A: Historique de 21e Régiment d’Artillerie de Campagne (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 22 Régiment d’Artillerie pendant la Campagne contre l’Allemagne (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Journal de Marche du 23e Régiment de Dragons (Montauban, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 24e Régiment de Dragons (Dinan, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 26e Régiment d’Infanterie Pendant la Grande Guerre, 1914-1918 (Nancy, 1919), @ http://bookprep.com/read/mdp.39015030671740
  • N/A: Historique du 26e Régiment d’Artillerie de Campagne (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • N/A: Historique du 27e R. I. G. 1914-18 (Dijon, nd.); @ http://gallica.hnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 32e Régiment de Dragons (Nancy, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: 34e Régiment d’Artillerie. Historique du… (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 44e Régiment Territorial d’Infanterie…Guerre de 1914-1918 (Laval, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 55e Régiment d’Artillerie de Campagne pendant la Guerre 1914-1918 (Nancy, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique Sommaire du 61e Régiment d’Infanterie, Aout 1914-Decembre 1918 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 65e Régiment d’Infanterie…la Grande Guerre, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf,fr/
  • N/A: Pages de Gloire du 68e Bataillon de Chasseurs Alpins, 2 Août 1914-30 Mars 1919/Lettres-Préfaces du General Maud-huy (Nancy, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 86e Régiment d’Artillerie Lourde (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique des 88e et 288e Régiments d’Artillerie Lourde à Tracteurs…1914-1918 (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: 102e Régiment d’Artillerie Lourde Pendant la Guerre 1914-18 (Nancy, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 112e Régiment d’Artillerie pendant la Guerre, 1914-1919 (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 112e Regiment d’Artillerie Lourde. 5e Groupe (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique de 132e d’Artillerie Lourde Pendant la Guerre, 1914-1918 (Nancy, nd.)
  • N/A: Historique du 171e Regiment d’Infanterie – Campagne 1914-1918 (Belfort, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 210e R.A.C. au Cours de la Grande Guerre, 1914-1919 (Dinan, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 282e R.A.L. (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr
  • N/A: Historique du 364e Régiment d’Infanterie, 2 Août 1914 – 24 Août 1916  (Laval, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique du 502e Régiment de Chars Blindés (Paris, 1920); @ http://galliva.bnf.fr/
  • N/A: Historique de la Compagnie Saharienne du Tidikelt (Paris, 1920); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Picaud,           : Historique du 9e Régiment de Dragons… (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Pellegrin,           : La Vie d’un Armée pendant la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1921)
  • Surugue, René: Le 47e Régiment d’Artillerie, les 232e et 247e Regiments… (Basançon, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Smith, Leonard: Between Mutiny and Obedience – Case of the French Fifth Infantry Division in World War I (Princeton, 1994)
  • Thomazi, A.: Les Marines à Terre (Paris, 1933)
  • Vial, F.: Territoriaux de France (Paris, 1918)

                                            

                                                        >Technical Studies

  • Cazals, Rémy and A. Loez: 14-18 – Vivre et Mourir dans les Tranchées ()
  • “ex-trooper”: The French Army from Within (NY, 1914)
  • De Gaulle, Charles: Vers l’Armée de Métier ()
  • de la Gorce, Paul-Marie: The French Army – A Military-Political History (Lon., 1963)
  • Hardier, Thierry et.al.: Combattre et Mourir Pendant la Grande Guerre…()
  • Marchand, A.: Les Chemins de Fer d l’Est et la Guerre de 1914-18 (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Sainean, Lazare: l’Argot des Tranchées – d’après les Lettres des Poilus et les Journaux du Front (Paris, 1915); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/

                                            

                                             >Biographies and Other Narratives

                                            

                                           >Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • Cazals, Remy et al.: Années Cruelles, 1914-1918 (np., 1983); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Gaëll, René: (pseud.; ed.?): Priests in the Firing Line (); @ http://archive.org
  • Guéno, Jean-Pierre: Paroles de Poilus – Lettres et Carnets du Front, 1914-18 ()
  • de Lapradelle, A. and F. Coudert (eds.): War Letters from France (NY, 1916); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “French”)
  • Lestrange, Robert (ed.): Lettres des Héros, 1914-1915 (Paris, 1915); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Sumner, Ian: They Shall Not Pass – The French Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 ()
  • Pericard, Jacques (ed.?): Ceux de Verdun (Paris, 1917), @ http://archive.org/details/ceuxdeverdun00prgoog; & http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • (var.): Dernière Lettre Écrite par des Soldats Français Tombés au Champ d’Honneur, 1914-1918 ()
  • Zavie, Émile: d’Archangel au Golfe Persique, Aventures de Cinquante Francais… (Paris, 1927); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/

                                             

                                             >Individual Firsthand Accounts

  • Andrieu, Pierre: A l’Écoute devant Verdun (Paris, 1938)
  • Arène, Julien: Les Carnets d’un Soldat en Haute-Alsace et dans les Vosges (Paris, 1917); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Arnaud, Rene: My Funny Little War (Cranbury, 1967)
  • Arnoux, Jacques: Paroles d’un Révenant (Paris,      )
  • Balique, Gabriel: Saisons de Guerre – Notes d’un Combattant de la Grande Guerre, Août 1914-Décembre 1914; avail. on Kindle at Amazon/France
  • Barbusse, Henri: Under Fire (NY, 1946)
  • Barreyre, Pierre- Gaston: Carnets de Route…1914-1919 (1989)
  • Barthas, Louis: Les Carnets de Guerre de…., Tonnelier, 1914-1918 (Paris, 1978)
  • Belmont, F.: A Crusader of France – Lettres d’un Officer de Chasseurs Alpins (London, 1917)
  • Bertrand, Georges: Carnet de Route d’un Officier d’Alpins (2v., Paris, 1915-16), @ http://www.archive.org/details/carnetderoutedun00parluoft
  • Beston, H.: Volunteer Poilu ()
  • Binet-Valmer,           : Mémoires d’un Engagé Volontaire(Paris, 1918), @ http://www.archive.org/details/mmoiresdunengage00binegoog
  • Bloch, Marc: Memoirs of War, 1914-15 (Ithaca, 1980)
  • Boasson, Marc: Au Soir d’un Monde, Lettres de Guerre de….Artois, Verdun, Chemin-des-Dames, Flandre, 1915-18 (Paris,     )
  • Bordeaux, Henry: Last Days of Fort Vaux, March 9 – June 7, 1916 (London, 1916)
  • Botti, Louis: Avec les Zouaves (Paris, 1922)
  • Bouchet, Raoul: Lettres de Guerre d’un Artilleur de 1914-16 (Paris, 2001)
  • Bourcier, Emmanuel: Under the German Shells (NY, 1918)
  • Bouroux, P. -A.: De la Mer aux Vosges, Eaux-Fortes et Dessins (Paris, 1921); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Bouyssou, Octave: Campagne Contre l’Allemagne, 1914-19 – mon Journal (avail. on Kindle @ Amazon/France)
  • Branquart, René: “A True War Story”, The Living Age (24 February, 1923), pp. 471-473; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1923feb24-00471
  • Breant, P.-L.: De l’Alsace à la Somme  (Paris, 1917)
  • Brunel de Pérard, Jacques: Carnet de Route, 4 Aout-25 Septembre 1914 (Paris, 1915), @  http://www.archive.org/details/carnetderoute4ao00brunuoft; also @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/  
  • Buneau-Varilla,  P.: De Panama à Verdun (Paris, 1937)
  • Bussilet, Dominique (ed.): Histoire d’un Poilu – Carnets de Charles-Henri Poizot, du 67e R.I., 1914-1918 ()
  • Buteau, Max: Tenir (Paris,      )
  • Caillies, Alexis: Carnets de Guerre ()
  • Camusso, Dominique: Cent Jours au Front en 1915 – Un Sapeur du Quercy dans les Tranchées de Champagne (Paris, 2011)
  • Chaine, Pierre: Memoires d’un Rat (Paris, 1921)
  • de Chazelle, Henry: Avec une Batterie de 95 (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Compana, Roger: Les Enfants de la Grande Revanche (Paris, 1920)
  • Capart, G. P.: A Blue Devil of France (NY, 1918)
  • Castex, Henri: Verdun. Anées Infernales. Lettres d’un Soldat au Front, Août 1914-Septembre 1916 (Paris, 1996)
  • Cazin, Paul: l’Humaniste a la Guerre – Hauts de Meuse (Paris, 1920), @ http://www.archive.org/details/lhumanistelagu00caziuoft
  • Chambe, René: Route Sans Horizon – les Eaux Sanglantes du Beau Danube Bleu (Paris, 1981)
  • Charbonneau, J.: La Bataille des Frontieres et la Bataille de la Marne Vués par un Chef de Section (      , 1929)
  • Chevalier, Gabriel: La Peur ()
  • Cochin, Augustin: Le Captaine Augustin Cochin (Paris, 1917)
  • Coeurdevy,           : Carnets de Guerre, 1914-1918 ()
  • Cornet-Auquier, Andre: A Soldier Unafraid – Letters from the Trenches of the Alsatian Front (Boston, 1918); orig. Un Soldat sans Peur et sans Reproche (1917), @ http://www.archive.org/details/unsoldatsanspeur00touluoft
  • Dartigues,          : Les Carnets de Route du Sgt…..Grande Guerre, 1914-18 ()
  • Delvert, Charles: Histoire d’un Compagnie. Main de Massiges – Verdun, Novembre 1915-Juin 1916. Journal de Marche (Paris, 1918)
  •                                     Quelques Héros (Paris, 1917)
  •                                      Carnets d’un Fantassin, Août 1914 – Août 1916 (), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, then “extended list”)
  • Derville, Étienne: Correspondence et Notes (Tourcoing, 1921)
  • Deville, Robert: Carnet de Route d’un Artilleur… (Paris, 1916); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “French”)
  • Desagneaux, Henri: A French Soldier’s War Diary, 1914-18  (Morley, 1975)
  • Desaubliaux, Robert: La Ruée: Étapes d’un Combattant (Paris, 1919)
  • Despujols, Jean: “Trench Sketchbook and Diary of…”  @ http://worldwar1.com/france/kressart.htm
  • Dlousskey, Jocelyn (ed.): Albert Filoche, Bancardier au 124e R.I., 1915-1918. Moissons Rouges, Lettres. Poèmes, Contes et Carnets ()
  • Dollé, André: La Côte 304 et Souvenirs d’un Officier de Zouaves – Guerre 1914-17 (), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, then “extended lists”)
  • Dorgeles, Roland: Les Croix de Bois (Paris, 1919)
  •                                        Le Cabaret de la Belle Femme (Paris, 1928)
  •                                        Souvenirs sur les Croix de Bois (Paris, 1929)
  • Dubarle, Robert: Lettres de Guerre ()
  • Dubrulle, Paul: Mon Regiment (Paris, 1917)
  • Duclos, Jean: Notes de Campagne 1914-1916, Suives d’un Épilogue (1917-1925)… (Paris, 2012)
  • Duhamel, Georges: Civilisation, 1914-1918 (London, 1919)
  •                                          Vie des Martyrs (Paris, 1919)
  • Dupont, Marcel: Impressions d’un Officier de Legère (2v., Paris     )
  •                                  : In the Field, 1914-1915 – Impressions of an Officer of Light Cavalry (London, 1916); orig. En Campagne… (Paris, 1915), @ http://www.archive.org/dwtails/encampagne19141900dupouoft
  • Dutheil, Henri: De Sauret la Honté a Mangin le Boucher… (Paris, 1923)
  • Dutil,          : Les Chars d’Assaut – leur Creation et leur Role Pendant la Guerre… (Nancy, 1919), @ http://onlinebooks.library,upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, the “extended list”
  • Duval-Arnould, Paul: Crapouillots – Feuillets d’un Carnet de Guerre (Paris, 1916); @ http://www.archive.org/details/crapouillotsfeu00duvagoog
  • Duverger, Jean-Paul: Récits et Lettres de la Guerre 1914-18 du Sous-Lieutenant…. (avail. on Kindle at Amazon/France)
  • Ehret, Thierry: Un Artilleur en Haute-Alsace – Souvenirs Photographiques…1914-16 (2003)
  • Escholier, Raymond: Le Sel de la Terre (Paris, 1924)
  • van der Essen, L.: The Invasion and the War in Belgium from Liège to the Yser (1917)
  • d’Estre, Henri: d’Oran a Arras – Impressions de Guerre d’un Officier de l’Afrique (Paris, 1916). @ http://www.greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/Arras/Oran_Arras_01.htm
  • Éteve, Marcel: Lettres d’un Combattant, Août 1914-Juillet 1916 Paris, 1917), @ http://www.archive.com/details/kettres duncombat00tuoft
  • Faïta, Mino (ed.): Memoire et Histoire 1814-18 – Carnets de Guerre de Pierre Pasquier, Caporal au 97e Régiment d’Infanterie Alpine ()
  • de Ferrari Doria, Jules: Lettres de Guerre, 1914-18 (Paris, 1920)
  • Fonsagrive, F.: En Batterie (Paris, 1919)
  • Franconi,         : Un Tel de l’Armée Française (Paris, 1918), @ http://www.archive.org/details/unteldelarmefra00frangoog
  • Richebé, Gaston: Souvenirs de Guerre d’un Fantassin (Arras, 1962)
  • Gaudy, Georges: Souvenirs d’un Poilu du 57e Régiment d’Infanterie. Les Trous d’Obus de Verdun (Paris, 1922)
  • Genevoix, Maurice: ‘Neath Verdun, August-October 1914 (London, 1916)
  • Genty, Raymond: La Flamme Victorieuse. Carnet de Route – Trois Étapes de 20e Corps. Haraucourt-Fouquescourt-Hébuterne (1917) ()
  • Geraldy, Paul: la Guerre, Madame… (Paris, 1916), @ http://www.archive.org.details/laguerremadame00gruoft
  • Gheusi, P.-B.: Guerre et Théâtre, 1914-18 – Memoires d’un Officier du General Gallieni et Journal Parisien du Directeur du Théâtre National… (Nancy, 1919)
  • Giraudoux, Jean: Campaigns and Intervals (Boston, 1918)
  • de Gourmant, Remy: Pendant l’Orage – (1915)
  • Grasset, A. L.: Vingt Jours de Guerre aux Temps Héroiques – Carnet de Route d’un Commandant de Compagnie, Août 1914 (Paris, 1918); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  •                               La Guerre en Action, Premier Choc 72 Division (Paris, 1923)
  • Grimauty, Fernand-Hubert: Six Mois de Guerre en Belgique par un Soldat Belge, Août 1914-Février 1915 (Paris, 1915), @ http://www.archive.org/details/sixmoisdeguerree00grimuoft
  • Grison, Pierre: La Grande Guerre d’un Lieutenant d’Artillerie – Carnets de Guerre, 1914 à 1919 (1999)
  • Guersant, Bernard: Lettres de Guerre de…33ème Dragoons et Division Morocaine, 1915-18 (), @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, “personal accounts”,”extended shelf”, “French”)
  •                                            Carnet de Guerre, 1914-16 (), loc. cit.
  • Guichard, Henri: La Grande Guerre du Soldat Guichard…1916-19 (2000)
  • Guillemain, H.: A la Frontière, Carnet de Campagne d’un Élève Caporal du 35e Regiment d’Infanterie ()
  • Guinand, Marcel: Carnet de Route d’un Soldat de 1914 (Genève, 1915); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Hallé, Guy: La-Bas avec Ceux Qui Souffrant (Paris, 1917; 2002)
  • Harden, Elmer: American Poilu (Boston, 1919); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  •                                   The Tender Memories – Laval, 1918 (Portland, 1920); as above
  • Hassler, Joseph: Ma Campagne au Jour le Jour, Août 1914-Décembre 1915 (Paris, 1916), @ http://www.archive.org/details/macampagneaujour00hassuoft
  • Henches, Jules: Lettres de Guerre (Cahors, 1917)
  •                                    A l’École de Guerre – Lettres d’un Artilleur, Août 1914Octobre 1916 (Paris, 1918), @ http://onlinebooks/library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Hennebois, Charles: In German Hands – Diary of a Severely Wounded Prisoner (); @ http://archive.org
  • Hourticq, Louis: Récits et Réflexions d’un Combattant.Aisne-Champagne-Verdun, 1915-17  (Paris, 1918)
  • Humbert, Jacques: La Division Barbot (Paris, 1919)
  • Isaac, Jules: Un Historien dans la Grande Guerre – Lettres et Carnets, 1914-17 ()
  • Jacques, Maurice: Carnet de Guerre, 1914-1918 (1981)
  • Joubaire, Alfred: Pour la France – Carnet de Route d’un Fantassin  (Paris, 1917) @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, then “extended list”, etc.)
  • Jubert, Raymond: Verdun (Paris, 1918)
  • Julia, Émile-François: La Mort du Soldat (Paris, 1918), @ http://www.archive.org/details/lamortdusoldat00juli
  • de Kadore, Pierre: Mon Groupe d/Autos-Canons (Paris, 1917), @ http://www.greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/Armor/Auto_01.htm
  • Kelly, Russell: Kelly of the Foreign Legion – Letters of… (NY, 1917)
  • King, David: L. M. 8046 – An Intimate Story of the Foreign Legion (NY, 1927)
  • La Chausee, J.: De Charleroi à Verdun dans l’Infanterie (Paris, 1934)
  • Lafond, Georges: Avec les Mitrailleurs de la Coloniale – Ma Mitrailleuse (Paris, 1917), @ http://www. archive.org/details/aveclesmitraille00lafouoft
  •                                    Covered with Mud and Glory (Boston, 1918)
  • Lahille, Pierre and Maxime Weygand: En Campagne avec le 313e Regiment d’Infanterie – Extraits de Lettres et de Carnets de Route, 30 Juillet 1914-1er Novembre 1916 ()
  • Laporte, Henri: Journal d’un Poilu () 
  • La Tour du Pin, Georges: Le Creuset (Paris,      )
  • Laurent, Fernand: Chez nos Alliés Britanniques – Notes et Souvenirs d’un Interprète (Paris, 1917), @ http:/www.archive.org/details/cheznosallisbr00fernuoft
  • Laurentin, Maurice: Carnet d’un Fantassin de 1914 (1965)
  •                                              La Victoire des Morts – Récits de Guerre d’un Officier de Troupe, 14 Juin 1918-11 Novembre 1918 (1920)
  • de Lecluse, Henri: Comrades-in-Arms (Kent, 1998)
  • Lefebvre, Raymond: “Artois 1915”, The Living Age, 23 September 1922, pp. 793-96; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1922sep23-00793
  • Lefebvre-Dibon, Paul: Quatre Pages…Extraits d’un Carnet de Campagne (Nancy, 1920)
  • Lekeux,           : Ma Cloitres dans la Tempête (Paris,      )
  • Leleux, Charles: Feuilles de Route d’un Ambulancier… (Paris, 1915), @ http://www.archive.org/details/feuillesderouted00leleuoft
  • Lemercier, Eugène: Lettres d’un Soldat, Août 1914 – Avril 1915 ()
  • Liberman, Henri: Ce qu’a vu en Officier de Chasseurs à Pied…Ardennes, Belges, Marne, St. Gond – 2 Août-28 Septembre 1914 (Paris, 1916)
  •                                        l’Infanterie Héroïque et Doulourouse…Récits Vécus d’un Officier de Ligne ()
  • Lintier, Paul: My Seventy-Five – Journal of a French Gunner, August-September 1914 (London, 1929)
  •                           : Avec un Batterie de 75. Ma Piece – Souvenirs d’un Cannonier, 1914 (Paris,      )
  •                           : Avec un Batterie de 75. Le Tube 1233 – Souvenirs d’un Chef de Pièce, 1915-16 (Paris, 1917), @ http://www.archive.org/details/avecunebatteried00lintuoft
  • Loiseau, Laurent: Carnets de Verdun ()
  • Mairet, Louis: Carnet d’un Combattant, 11 Février 1915 – 16 Avril 1917 Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Malavialle, Marius: Un de Cent-Six-Trois. 163e Infanterie Pendant la Guerre 1914-1918 (pvt., nd.)
  • Malherbe, Henri: The Flame that is France (NY, 1918)
  • Mallet, Christian: Impressions and Experiences of a French Trooper, 1914-1915 (NY, 1916)
  • de Man, Henry: A Soldier’s Thoughts on War and Reconstruction (NY, 1919)
  • Magne, Vital: Heures de Guerre (Paris, 1918), @ http:///www.greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/French_Soldier_6/Heures_01.htm
  • Malherbe, Henry: La Flamme au Poing (Paris, 1917), @ http:/www.archive.org/details/laflammeaupoing00malhuoft
  • Maréchal, Maurice: Les Carnets de Guerre (1999)
  • Marty-Bazalgues, Jacqueline: Vie et Mort d’un Fantassin…Lettres de Marcelin Prosper Floirac à sa Femme, 1914-15 (2000)
  • Massis, Henri: Impressions de Guerre, 1914-1915 (Paris, 1916), @ http://www.archive.org/details/impressionsdegue00massuoft
  • Masson, Pierre-Maurice: Lettres de Guerre, Août 1914-Avril 1916 (Paris, 1917), @ http://www.archive.org/details/lettresdeguerrea00massuoft
  • Mornet,         : Tranchées de Verdun, Juillet 1916-May 1917 (Paris, 1918), @ http://www.greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/Trenches/Tranchees_Verdun_01.htm
  • Maze, Paul: A Frenchman in Khaki (n.p., 1934)
  • de Mazenod, P.: Souvenirs d’un Cavalier Devenu Fantassin (2v., Paris      )
  •                                  Souvenirs d’un Commanant de Batterie – Dans les Champs de Meuse, 1914 (Paris,      )
  •                                  Les Étapes du Sacrifice (Paris, 1922)
  • Médan, Pierre: 1916 – Récits, Poemes, Souvenirs (Aix-en-Provence, 1917)
  • Méléra, César: Verdun (Paris, 1925)
  • Morel-Journel, H.: Journal d’un Officier de la 74e Divsion d’Infanterie (Montbrison, 1922)
  • Mornet, Daniel: Tranchées de Verdun. Juillet 1916-Mai 1917 (Paris, 1918)
  • Muenier, P.-A.: L’Angoisse de Verdun – Notes d’un Conducteur d’Auto Sanitaire (Paris, 1918)
  • Muller, Kurt-Oscar: Ses Lettres de 1912 et 1913 – Son Carnet de Guerre ()
  • Nachin, Lucien: Carnets de Route, Août-Septembre 1914 – Charleroi, Guise, la Marne et l’Aisne (); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Nicolas, René: Campaign Diary of a French Officer (Toronto, 1917)
  • Nordmann, Charles: À Coups de Canon – Notes d’un Combattant (Paris, 1917), @ http://archive.org/details/coupsdecanonnote00norduoft
  • Ouÿ-Vernazobres, Charles: Journal d’un Officier de Cavalerie… (Paris, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “French”)ÿ
  • Paquet,           : Dans l’Attente de la Ruée (Paris, 1928) 
  • Pastre, Gaston: Trois Ans de Front. Belgique-Aisne et Champagne-Verdun-Argonne-Lorraine (Paris, 1918; 1990)
  • Pellissier, Robert: Letters from a Chasseur à Pied (pvt. publ., 1917)
  • Pericard, Jacques: Face à Face – Souvenirs et Impressions d’un Soldat de la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1916), @ http://archive.ogr/details/facefacesouven00pruof; & http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  •                                          Debout les Morts – Souvenirs et Impressions d’un Soldat de la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1917); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “French”)
  • Pottecher, Jean: 1914-1918, Lettres d’un Fils. Un Infirmier de Chasseurs à Pied à Verdun et dans l’Aisne (Paris, 1926)
  • Prudhon, Joseph: Journal d’un Soldat, 1914-1918 – Recueil des Misères de la Grande Guerre (Paris, 2010)
  • Pujo, Maurice La Veilée – Front de Champagne, 1915 (Paris, 1934)
  • Ravel, Maurice: A la Memoire de Mon Fils…Lieutenant au 213e Regiment d’Infanterie…Carnet de Route en Alsace…1914-1918 ()
  • de Rerva,          : Feuillets d’un Carnet de Campagne, 1914-1918 ()
  • Raynal,              : Journal du Commandant Reynal. Le Fort de Vaux (Paris, 1919)
  • Redier, Antione: Méditations dans la Tranchée (Paris, 1915), @ http://archive.org/details/meditationsdans00rediuoft
  • Renaud, Jean: La Tranchée Rouge (Paris, 1916), @ http://greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/French_Soldier-6/Rouge_01.htm
  • Rimbault, Paul: Propos d’un Marmite, 1915-17 (Paris, 1920)
  • Riou, Gaston: Diary of a French Private, War-Imprisonment, 1914-15 (London, 1916)
  • Robert, Henri: Impressions de Guerre d’un Soldat Chrétien (Paris, 1920)
  • Rostin, Marcel: Un Officier du 15e Corps – Carnets de Route et Lettres de Guerre de… () 
  • Roujon, Jacques: Battles and Bivouacs (London, 1916)
  • Saison, Jean: d’Alsace à Cerna – Notes et Impressions d’un Officier de l’Armée de l’Orient, 1915-16  (Paris,      )
  • de Schryver, A.: La Bataille de Liège (Liege, 1922)
  • Seeger, Alan: Letters and a Diary, 1914-1916 @ http://net.lib.byu.edu/~rdh7//wwi/memoir/Seeger/Alan1.htm
  • Sheahan, Henry: A Volunteer Poilu (Boston, 1916); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Stephane, M.: Verdun – Ma Dernière Relève au Bois de Caures (Paris, 1929)
  • Stevenson, William: From Poilu to Yank (Boston, 1918); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Tacoben, Jean: Virilité – au Front de la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1931)
  • Tanquerel, André: “On Prend nos Cris de Dêtresse pour des Éclats de Rire” – Lettres d’un Poilu, 1914-16 (2006)
  • Tardy, Bruno (ed.): Un Poilu dans la Grande Guerre – Lettres et Photos de Georges Tardy; @ http://poilu14.canalblog.com/archives/2011/06/01/12849529.html
  • Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre: The Making of a Mind, Letters from a Soldier-Priest, 1914-19 (NY, 1965)
  • Tharaud, Jerome: Une Relève (Paris,      )
  • Thellier de Poncheville, Charles: Dix Mois à Verdun (Paris, 1919)
  • Thomas, Louis (aka “Capitaine Z”): l’Armée de la Guerre (Paris, 1916), @ http://greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/French_Artillery/Armee_01.htm
  • de Thomasson, R.: Les Préliminaires de Verdun (Nancy, 1921)
  • Thorel, René: Souvenirs de Guerre (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Tisserand, François: Le Ligne, Tombeau des Chasseurs – un Sanglant Épisode de la Tourmente 1914-1918 (Bourg, 1970)
  • Tor, Gaston: Avec le 1er Corps d’Armee – Un Groupe de 75, 1 Août 1914-13 Mai 1915, Journal d’un Medecin Aide-Major du 27e d’Artillerie  (Paris,      )
  • Torau-Bayle, Xavier: La Campagne de Dardanelles – Documents Diplomatiques et Carnet de Campagne ()
  • Toussaint, Charles: Petites Histories d’un Glorieux Regiment – Vécus par… (Montvilliers, 1973)
  • Tucoo-Chala, Jean-Ernest: Carnets de Route d’un Artilleur, 1914-19 (1996)
  • Tuffrau, Paul: Quatre Années sur le Front – Carnets d’un Combattant (Paris, 1916), @ http://archive.org/details/carnetduncombat00tuffgoog
  • Vallis, George (=Jules Gros): En Allemagne – Impressions d’un Évadé, de Douaumont à Mannheim… (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Vassal, Joseph: Uncensored Letters from the Dardenelles – by a French Medical Officer of le Corps Expeditionnaire d’Orient (London, 1916); @ http://archive.org
  • de Visme, Jacques: Carnet de Route de….Lieutenant au 8e Dragons, Capitaine de Mitrailleurs au 146e Infanterie, 1914-1916 ()
  • Voivenel, Paul: Avec la 67e D.R. (Paris, 1991)
  • de Wilde, R.: De Liège à l’Yser (1918)
  • Winant, Cornelius: A Soldier’s Manuscript (Boston, 1929); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)

                                                                   

                                       b. Aviators (incl. Lafayette Escadrille)

                                                 >Unit Histories

  • Bailey, Frank and Chris Cony: French Air Service War Chronology, 1914-1918 – Day-to-Day Claims and Losses…. (London, 2001)
  • de Chavagnes, R.: De Guynemer a Fonck- l’Aviation de Chasse – le Groupe des Cigognes (Paris, 1920)
  • Christienne, Charles and P. Lisarrgue: History of French Military Aviation (Washington, 1986)
  • Franks, Norman and F. Bailey: The Storks – Story of France’s Elite Fighter Groupe de Combat 12 (Les Cigognes) in WW I (London, 1998)
  • Hall, James Norman and C. Nordhoff: The Lafayette Flying Corps (2v., Boston, 1920)
  • Mason, Herbert: Lafayette Escadrille NY, 1964)
  • Service Historique de l’Armeée de l’Air: Les Escadrilles de l’Aeronautique Militaire Francaise – Symbolique et Histoire, 1912-1920 ()
  • Sykes, Claud: French War Birds (Elstree, 1987)

                                                       

                                           >Biographies & Other Narratives

  • Bordeaux, Henry and Mary Parkman: Guynemer – Chevalier of the Air (np., 2011)
  • Guttman, John: “Georges Guynemer – France’s WW I Ace Pilot”, Aviation History, September 2006
  • Lainé, Yves: Les Ailes et le Sang – Yves Kervadec, Aviateur Nantais, et ses Frères dans la Grande Guerre (); @ http://aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html

                                                                                        

                                          >Firsthand Accounts

  • André, C.H.: Above the Clouds (Garden City, 1919)
  • d’Arnout, Jacques: Paroles d’un Révenant (Paris, 1919)
  • Bellenger, Georges: “La bataille de la Marne vue d’en haut”, ICARE #32 (1965), pp. 16-39
  • Beraud-Villars, Jean: Notes of a Lost Pilot (Hamden, 1975)
  • Biddle, Charles: Way of the Eagle (NY, 1919)
  • Bommart, J. and J. Puistienne: Escadrille 155 – d’Ápres les Notes de Guerre du Pilote Jean Puistienne (Paris, 1935)
  • Boulenger, Jacques: En Escadrille (Paris, 1930)
  • Chamberlain, Cyrus: Letters of Cyrus Foss Chamberlain – Member of the Lafayette Flying Corps (Minneapolis, 1918)
  • Chaput, Jean: Quelques Lettres de…, Lieutenant – Pilote – Commandant l’Escadrille SPA 57 (Paris, nd)
  • Chapman, Victor: …Letters From France (NY, 1917)
  • Chavanes, Fernand: “Memoirs of a French Fighter Pilot”, Cross and Cockade XIV/3, Autumn 1973, pp. 232-243
  • Coppens, Willy: Days on the Wing (London, 1932?)
  • Corneloup, Joannis: Souvenirs d’un Aerostier de la Grande Guerre (Paris, 1975)
  • Delacommune, Charles: l’Escadrille des Éperviers – Impressions Vécues de Guerre Aérienne (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Desgrandschamps, Georges: Impressions d’un Bombardier (Paris, 1931)
  • Devosges, Jacques: Un Reve d’Avant-Guerre – Journal d’un Franc-Aviateur (Paris,1917)
  • Davau, Andre: BR 29 – Souvenirs d’Escadrille (Vincennes, 1976)
  • Farre, Henry: Sky Fighter of France – Aerial Warfare, 1914-18 (Boston, 1919)
  • Fonck, René: Ace of Aces (Garden City, 1967)
  • Garsonnin, (Capt.): “Commentaires et souvenirs d’un pilote de l’aviation francaise des Dardannelles”, Revue de l’Armée de l’Air, #90 (Jan. 1937), pp. 17-36; #91 (Febr. 1937), pp. 153-84; #92 (Mar. 1937), pp. 313-48.
  • Garros, Roland: Memoires (Paris, 1966)
  • Genet, E.C.: War Letters of… (NY, 1918)
  • Genet, E.C.: An American for Lafayette – Diaries of… (Charlottesville, 1985)
  • Gouvieux, Marc: Haut les Ailes! Carnet de Route d’un Officier Aviateur Pendant la Guerre de 19… (Paris, 1914)
  •                                  Notes d’un Officier Observateur en Avion (Paris, 1916)
  • Hall, Bert: en l’Air – Three Years and Above Three Fronts (NY, 1918)
  • Hall, James Norman: My Island Home…Autobiography (Westport, 1970)
  • Lacroix, F.: En Plein Ciel: Impressions d’Aviateur… (Paris, 1918)
  • Laffray, Jean: Pilote de Chasse aux Cigognes (Paris, 1968)
  • Lafont, Bernard: Au Ciel de Verdun – Notes d’un Aviateur (Paris, 1918); @ hppt://www.archive.org/details/aucieldeverdunno00lafouoft
  • La Fregeoliere, Renaud de: Croisieres Aeriennes – Souvenirs d’un Pilote de Chasse, Le G.C. II 1916-18 (Paris, 1933)
  •                                                      A Tir d’Ailes – Carnet de Vol d’un Aviateur et Souvenirs d’un Prisonnier (Paris, 1916)
  • de Lavaissière de Lavergne, René: Souvenirs d’un Artilleur et Pilote de la Grande Guerre (); @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • McConnell, J.: Flying For France – With the American Escadrille at Verdun (NY, 1918)
  • Mariage, Pierre: l’Adieu aux Ailes (Paris, 1967)
  • Morin, Robert: d’Une Guerre à l’autre dans l’Aviation Maritime, 1917-1940 (); @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • Nadaud, Marcel: En Plein Vol, Souvenirs de Guerre Aeriénne (Paris, 1918), @ http://archive.org/details/enpleinvolsouven00nadauoft
  • Parsons, Edwin: I Flew with the Lafayette Escadrille (Indianapolis, 1963)
  • Sainfleu, Pierre: d’Une Guerre à l’autre (1917 à 1945), Memoires () @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • Shaffer, Walter: “Do it Yourself Flying…One Man’s Recollection of the Lafayette Escadrille”, Aviation Historian (Summer 1970), pp. 83-87
  • Tenant de la Tour, Geoffrey: En Souvenir des Cigognes (Limoges, 1921)
  • Thenault, Georges: l’Escadrille Lafayette (Paris, 1939)
  •                                          Story of the Lafayette Escadrille, Told by its Commander (orig. 1921; np., 2010)
  • Suarnet, Andre: Les Rampants – Souvenirs d’Escadrille (Paris, 1930)
  • de Tessan, F.: Quand On Se Bat (Paris, 1916)
  • Trémeau, Henri: J’étais Pilote de Chasse au-dessus des Tranchées… (); @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • Verneuil, Max: Aerostier, Mon Comrade… (Paris, 1934)
  • Viguier, Armand: Une Vie avec le Ciel comme Horizon – Memoires (); @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • Villars, Jean: Notes of a Lost Pilot (Hamden, 1975)
  • Violan, Jean: Dans l’Air at Dans la Boue – Mes Missions de Guerre (Paris, 1933)
  • Wellman, William: Go Get ‘Em! True Adventures of an American Aviator of the Lafayette Flying Corps… (Boston, 1918)
  • Winslow, Carroll: With the French Flying Corps (NY, 1917)

                                                                                 

                                      c. Sailors

                                                  >Narratives: 

  • Sauvaire-Jourdan, A.: La Marine de Guerre (Paris, 1910); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Vedel, Emile: Sur nos Fronts de Mer (Paris, 1918); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/                                

                                                  >Firsthand: Admirals, etc.

  • Bienaimé, Amadée: La Guerre Navale – Fautes et Responsabilités (Paris, 1920)
  • Dartige du Fournet, Louis René Charles: Souvenirs de Guerre d’un Amiral, 1914-1916 (Paris, 1920); avail. @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “French”, “extended shelf”)

                                                 

                                                  >Other Ranks:

  • Dumesnil,        : Souvenirs de Guerre d’un Vieux Croiseur, 1914-15 (Paris,  1916)
  • Guichard, Louis: Au Large, 1914-1918 (Paris, nd.); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Larrouy, Maurice (a.k.a. René Milan): Les Vagabonds de la Gloire – Campagne d’un Croiseur , 1914-15 (Paris, 1916) 
  • Milan, René: Les Vagabonds de la Gloire – III, Matelots Aeriens, Printemps 1916-Automne 1917 (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/ 
  • Nadaud, Marcel: Les Patrouilleurs de la Mer – Souvenirs de Guerre Sous-Marine (Paris, 1919); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/

             

                  B. British and Brit Empire

                        1. Civilian Elite

                                    a. Biographies & Related Narratives

  • Amery, Julian: Life of Joseph Chamberlain (4v., London, 1951)
  • Burton, D. H.: Cecil Spring-Rice, a Diplomat’s Life (London, 1960)
  • Cassar, George: Asquith as War Leader (London, 1994)
  • Churchill, Winston: Great Contemporaries (NY, 1937)
  • Colvin, Ian: Life of Lord Carson (3v., NY, 1937)
  • Dugdale, Blanche: Arthur James Balfour (2v., NY, 1937)
  • Gwynn, Denis: Life of John Redmond (London, 1932)
  • Hamer, D.: John Morley – Liberal Intellectual in Politics (Oxford, 1968)
  • Henderson, E. F.: Verdict of History – The Case of Sir Edward Grey (Monadnock, 1924)
  • Higgins, Trumball: Winston Churchill and the Dardanelles (NY, 1963)
  • Jenkins, Roy: Asquith (NY, 1964)
  • Kenworthy, J. M.: Soldiers, Statesmen, and Others (London, 1933)
  • Lee, Sidney: King Edward VII (2v., London, 1927)
  • Marjoribanks, E. and Ian Colvin: Life of Lord Carson (3v., London, 1924)
  • Maurice, Frederic: Haldane, 1856-1915 (London, 1937)
  • McKenna, Stephen: Reginald McKenna, 1863-1943 (London, 1948)
  • Newton, Thomas: Lord Lansdowne (London, 1929)
  •                                      Lord Lyons (London, 1913)
  • Nicolson, Harold: Portrait of a Diplomatist…Life of Sir Arthur Nicolsion, First Lord Carnock (London, 1930)
  •                                       King George the Fifth (London, 1952)
  • Rose, K.: King George V (London, 1983)
  • Spender, J. A. and C. Asquith: Life of Herbert Henry Asquith (London, 1932)
  • Stewart, A. J.: Edward Carson (Dublin, 1981)
  • Tomes, Jason: Balfour and Foreign Policy – International Thought of a Conservative Statesman (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Trevelyan, George: Grey of Fallodon (Boston, 1937)
  • Woodward, David: Lloyd George and the Generals (1983)

                                      b. Firsthand

  • Anon. (= Reginald Esher): Pomp and Power  (London, 1922)
  • Addison, Christopher: Four and a Half Years – Personal Diary from June 1914 to January 1919 (London, 1934)
  • Asquith, Herbert: Memories and Reflections, 1852-1927 (2v., Boston, 1928)
  •                                    : Moments of Memory… (London, 1938)
  •                                    : Letters to Venetia Stanley (Oxford, 1982)
  • Asquith, Margot: Autobiography (London, 1936)
  • Beaverbrook, Max: Politicians and the War, 1915-16 (London, 1966) 
  •                                      : Men and Power, 1917-18 (London, 1956)
  • Bertie, Francis: Diary of Lord Bertie of Thame, 1914-18 (2v., NY, 1924)
  • Birkenhead, (Earl of): Points of View (2v., London, 1922)
  •                                                Contemporary Personalities (London, 1924)
  • Birrell, Augustine: Things Past Redress (London, 1937) 
  • Buchanan, George:  My Mission to Russia and Other Diplomatic Memories (2v., London, 1923)
  • Callwell, Charles: Experiences of a Dug-Out, 1914-1918 (London, 1920)
  • Cecil, Robert: A Great Experiment – An Autobiography (NY, 1941)
  • Chamberlain, Austen: Down the Years (London, 1935)
  • Churchill, Winston: The World Crisis (5 v., London, 1923-1931)
  •                                           Great Contemporaries (London, 1938)
  • Cust, Lionel: King Edward and his Court – Some Reminiscences (London, 1930)
  • Esher, Reginald: The Path to Peace ()
  •                                     The Influence of King Edward and Other Essays (London, 1915)
  •                                     Journals and Letters, Vol. IV: 1915-1930 (London, 1938)
  • Grey,  Edward: Twenty-Five Years (2v., London, 1925)
  • Gwynn, Stephen (ed.): Letters and Friendships of Sir Cecil Spring-Rice (Boston, 1929)
  • Haldane, Richard: Before the War (London, 1920)
  •                                        Autobiography (NY, 1929)
  • Healy, T. M.: Letters and Leaders of My Day (London, 1928)
  • Lee, Arthur (Viscount): A Good Innings (London, 1974)
  • Lloyd George, David : War Memoirs of… (6 v., London 1933-36)
  • Morley, John: Memorandum on Resignation (London, 1928)
  • Priestley, J.: Reminiscences and Reflections (London, 1962)
  • Repington, A.C.: The First World War, 1914-20 – Personal Experiences (2v., Boston, 1920)
  • Riddell, (Lord): War Diary (London, 1933)
  •                                 More Pages from My Diary (London, 1934)
  • Spender, J.: Life, Journalism, and Politics (London, 1927)
  • Steed, Wickham: Through Thirty Years (NY, 1929)
  • Vansittart, P.: John Masefield’s Letters from the Front, 1915-17 (London, 1984)

                       

                         2. Other Civilian Firsthand Accounts

  • Anon.: Diary of a Nursing Sister on the Western Front, 1914-1915 (London, 1915), @ http://bookprep.com/read/diaryofanursingsi00nursuoft
  • Bartlett, E. Ashmead: Some of My Experiences in the Great War (London, 1918)
  • Bean, C. W.: Letters from France (London, 1917)
  •                           From Anzac to Amiens (Canberra, 1946)
  • Brittain, Vera: Chronicle of Youth – War Diary, 1913-1917 (NY, 1982)
  •                                Testament of Youth (orig. 1933; republ. London, 1978)
  • Dosch-Fleurot, Arno: Through War to Revolution – Being the Experiences of a Newspaper Correspondent…1914-1920 (London, 1931)
  • Ingpen, Roger: The Fighting Retreat to Paris (London, 1914)
  • Macdonagh, Michael: In London During the Great War – Diary of a Journalist (London, 1935)
  • Martin, Mary: “Diary of….1 January-25 May, 1916” @  http://dh.tcd.ie/martindiary/
  • Massey, W. T.: The Desert Campaigns (London, 1918)
  • McKenna, Stephen: While I Remember (NY, 1921)
  • Orpen, William: Onlooker in France, 1917-19 ()
  • Peel, C. S.: How We Lived Then, 1914-1918 (London, 1929)
  • Ponsonby, Arthur (ed.): English Diaries (London, 1923)
  • Soutter, H.: Surgeon in Belgium ()
  • Sutherland, Millicent: Six Weeks at the War (Chicago, 1915)

                       

                         3. Military Elite/Staff

                                      a. Biographies, other Narratives

  • Arthur, George: Lord Haig (London, 1928)
  •                                 : Life of Lord Kitchener (3v., London, 1920)
  •                                 : General Sir John Maxwell (London, 1932)
  • Bacon, Reginald: Life of Lord Fisher (2 v., London, 1929)
  • Ballard, C.: Smith-Dorrien (1931)
  • Baynes, John: Far From a Donkey – Life of General Sir Ivor Maxse (London, 1995)
  • Beckett, Ian: The Judgement of History – Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien, Lord French, and 1914 (London, 1993)
  • Bonham-Carter, V.: Strategy of Victory, 1914-18….Field Marshal Sir William Robertson (NY, 1964)
  • Chisholm, Cecil: Sir John French – An Authentic Biography (NY, nd.)
  • Callwell, C.E.: Field Marshal Sir Henry Wilson – His Life and Diaries (London, 1927)
  • Casser, George: Tragedy of Sir John French (Newark, 1985)
  • Chalmers, W.: Life and Letters of David, Earl Beatty (London, 1951)
  • Charteris, John: Field Marshal Earl Haig (London, 1929)
  • Clark, Alan: The Donkeys (London, 1996)
  • Collier, Basil: Brasshat – A Biography of Field-Marshall Sir Henry Wilson (London, 1961)
  • Cooper, Duff: Haig (London, 1936)
  • Dancocks, Daniel: Sir Arthur Currie (Toronto, 1985)
  • Davidson, John: Haig – Master of the Field (London, 1953)
  • Dewar, G. and J. Boraston: Sir Douglas Haig’s Command (London, 1922)
  • Edwards, Cecil: John Monash (Melbourne, 1970)
  • Esher, Reginald: Tragedy of Lord Kitchener (NY, 1921)
  • Farrar-Hockley, A: Goughie – Life of General Sir Hubert Gough (1975)
  • Fraser, David: Alanbrooke (London, 1982)
  • French, E. G.: Life of Field Marshal Sir John French (London, 1931)
  • Gardiner, A. G.: The War Lords (London, 1915)
  • Gardner, Brian: Allenby (London, 1965)
  • Haig, (Countess): The Man I knew (London, 1931)
  • Holmes, R.: The Little Field Marshal (1981)
  • Jefferey, Keith: Field Marshal Sir Henry Wilson – A Political Soldier (Oxford, 2006)
  • Magnus, Philip: Kitchener – Portrait of an Imperialist (London, 1958)
  • Marshall-Cornwall, James: Haig as Military Commander (NY, 1973)
  • Maurice, Frederic: Life of Lord Rawlinson of Trent (1928)
  • Pedersen, P. A.: Monash as Military Commander (Carlton, 1985)
  • Perry, Roland: Monash – Outsider Who Won a War (Sydney, 2004)
  • Prior, Robin and T. Wilson: Command on the Western Front (London, 1992)
  • Ramsey, David: Blinker Hall,  Spy Master – The Man Who Brought America into World War I () 
  • Seim, Richard: Forging the Rapier Among Scythes – Lt.-General Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien and the Aldershot Command, 1907-12 (pdf @ http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/69833)
  • Serle, Geoffrey: John Monash (Melbourne, 1982)
  • Smithers, A. J.: The Man Who Disobeyed – Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien and His Enemies (London, 1970)
  • Terraine, John: Douglas Haig (Hutchinson, 1963)
  • Wavell, Archibald: Allenby in Egypt (NY, 1944)
  • Winter, Denis: Haig’s Command – A Reassessment (London, 1991) 

                                      

                                         b. Firsthand

  • Blake, R. (ed.): Private Papers of Douglas Haig, 1914-1919 (London, 1952)
  • Boraston, J. (ed.): Sir Douglas Haig’s Despatches, December 1915 – April 1919 (London, 1919)
  • Bridges, Tom: Alarms and Excursions – Reminiscneces of a Soldier (London, 1938)
  • Buckley, Francis: Q.6.a. and Other Places ()
  • Callwell, Charles: Experiences of a Dug-Out, 1914-18 (London, 1920)
  • Charteris, John: At G.H.Q. (London, 1931)
  • Childs, Wyndham: Episodes and Reflections (London, 1930)
  • Crozier, F. P.: A Brass Hat in No-Man’s Land (London, 1930)
  •                              The Men I Killed (NY, 1938)
  • Fisher, John: Memories and Records (NY, 1920)
  • French, John: Despatches (1917)
  •                               1914 (1919)
  • Fuller, J.: The Army in My Time (London, 1935)
  • Gough, Hubert: Soldiering On (London, 1954)
  •                                  Fifth Army (1931)
  • Haldane, Aylmer: A Brigade in the Old Army, 1914 (London, 1920), @ http://bookprep.com/read/uc1.b57396
  • Hamilton, Ian: Gallipoli Diary (2v., London, 1920)
  •                                  The Soul and Body of an Army (NY, 1921)
  • Hankey, Maurice: Politics, Trials, and Errors (Oxford, 1950)
  •                                      The Supreme Command (2v., London, 1961)
  • Home, Archibald: Diary of a World War I Cavalry Officer (Tunbridge Wells, 1985)
  • Liddell Hart, B. H.: Memoirs, 1895-1938 (2 v., NY, 1965)
  • Maurice, Frederick:  Forty Days in 1914 (NY, 1919)
  •                                            The Last Four Months – End of the War in the West (London, 1919)
  • Macready, Nevil: Annals of an Active Life (1926)
  •                                     Intrigues of the War (London, 1922)
  • Monash, John: The Australian Victories in France (London, 1920)
  •                                War Letters of… ed. A.K. Macdougall (Sydney, 2002)
  • Montague, C.E.: Disenchantment (London, 1922)
  • Robertson, William: From Private to Field-Marshall (London, 1921)
  •                                            Soldiers and Statesmen, 1914-1918 (London, 1926)
  • Secrett, T.: Twenty-Five Years with Earl Haig (NY, 1929)
  • Seely, J. B.: Fear, and Be Slain (London, 1931), pp. 167-238
  • Sheffield, Gary and J. Bourne: Douglas Haig – War Diaries and Letters, 1914-1918 (London, 2005)
  • Smith-Dorrien, Horace: Memories of Forty-Eight Years Service (London, 1925)
  •                                                   “Statement with regard to the First Edition of Lord French’s Book ‘1914’”, 60 pp. + appendices in Beckett, op. cit.
  • Spears, Edward: Liason 1914 (London, 1931)
  •                                   Prelude to Victory (London, 1939)
  • Stanley, F. C.: History of the 89th Brigade (Liverpool, 1919)
  • Stern, Albert: Tanks, 1914-18 – Logbook of a Pioneer (London, 1919)
  • Swinton, Ernest: Eyewitness – Being Personal Reminiscences of Certain Phases of the Great War, Including the Genesis of the Tank  (London, 1932)
  • Thomson, C. B.: Old Europe’s Suicide…An Account of Certain Events in Europe During the Period 1912-1919 (London, 1919)
  • de Wiart, Carton: Happy Odyssey (London, 1950), pp. 47-91
  • Wilcocks, J.: With the Indians in France (1920)
  • Woodward, David (ed.): Military Correspondence of Field-Marshal Sir William Robertson – Chief of the Imperial General Staff, December 1915 – February 1918 (London, 1989)
  • Wright, Peter: At the Supreme War Council (London,1921)

                       

                       4. Front Line Soldiers/Sailors/Aviators

                                   a. Soldiers

                                               >Unit Histories

  • Allinson, Sidney: The Bantams (London, 1982)
  • Aston, J. and L. Duggan: History of the 12th (Bermondsey) Battalion, East Surrey Regiment (London, 1936)
  • Atkinson, C. T.: The Devonshire Regiment, 1914-1918 (1926)
  • Bewsher, Frederick: History of the 51st (Highland) Division, 1914-1918 (Edinburgh, 1921)
  • Bickersteth, J. B.: History of the 6th Cavalry Brigade, 1914-1919 (1919)
  • Briant, Keith: Fighting with the Guards (London, 1958)
  • Brophy, John. and E. Partridge: The Long Trail (London, 1969)
  • Bryant, Peter: Grimsby Chums – Story of the 10th Lincolnshires in the Great War (Hull, 1990)
  • Byrne, A. E.: Official History of the Otago Regiment, NZEF, in the World War, 1914-1919 (Dunedin, nd.)
  • Byrne, J. R.: New Zealand Artillery in the Field, 1914-1918 (Auckland, 1922)
  • Caffrey, Kate: Farewell, Leicester Square – The Old Contemptibles, 12 August – 20 November 1914 )London, 1980)
  • Cardew, Francis: Hodson’s Horse, 1857-1922 (Edinburgh, 1928)
  • Carew, Tim: The Vanished Army – British Expeditionary Force, 1914-15  (London, 1964)
  • Cooper, Bryan: Tenth (Irish) Division in Gallipoli (London, 1918)
  • Crutwell, C. R.: War Service of the 1/4th Royal Berkshire Regiment ()
  • Currie, J. A.: The Red Watch – With the First Canadian Division in Flanders (London, 1916), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, then “extended list”)
  • Dudley, Ward C.: History of the Welsh Guards (London, 1920)
  • Durand, H. M.: Thirteenth Hussars in the Great War (Edinburgh, 1921)
  • Ewing, J.: The Royal Scots, 1914-1919 (2 v., Edinburgh, 1925)
  • Farrar-Hockley, Anthony: Death of an Army (Hertfordshire, 1998)
  • Fisher, James: History of the Duke of Wellington’s West Riding Regiment…August 1914-December 1917 (np., 1917)
  • Ferguson, David: History of the Canterbury Regiment, NZEF, 1914-19 (Auckland, 1921)
  • Gammage, Bill: Broken Years – Australian Soldiers in the Great War (Canberra, 1974)
  • Germains, V.: The Kitchener Armies (London, 1930)
  • Gibbon, Frederick: The 42nd (East Lancashire) Division, 1914-1918 (London, 1920)
  • Gleichen, E.: Doings of the 15th Infantry Brigade (1918)
  • Graham, Henry: History of the Sixteenth, The Queen’s Light Dragoons, 1759-1925 (2v., Devizes, 1912-1926)
  • Grant, D. P.: The 1/4th (Hallamshire) Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment, 1914-1919 (London, 1931)
  • Haldane, James: A Brigade in the Old Army, 1914 (London, 1920), @ http://bookprep.com/read/uc1.b57396
  • Hamilton, E. W.: The First Seven Divisions (London, 1916)
  • Hewitt, G. E.: Story of the 28th (Northwest) Canadian Battalion, 1914-17 (London, 1918)
  • Hills, J. D.: Fifth Leicestershire ()
  • Holland, J. A.: Story of the 10th Canadian Battalion, 1914-17 (London, 1918)
  • Hurst, G.: With Manchesters in the East ()
  • Jerrold, Douglas: The Royal Naval Division (London, 1928)
  • Kipling, Rudyard (ed.): Irish Guards in the Great War (2v., Garden City, 1923)
  • Kennedy, E.J.: With the Immortal 7th Division (London, 1916)
  • Marden, Thomas: Short History of the 6th Division (London, 1920)
  • Martin, Stuart: Story of the 13th Canadian Battalion, 1914-17 (London, 1918)
  • Maurice, R. F.: The Tank Corps Book of Honor… (London, 1919)
  • Merewether, J. W. & F. Smith:  The Indian Corps in France (1919)
  • Missen, Leslie: History of the 7th (Service) Battalion, Prince of Wales (N. Staffordshire) Regiment, 1914-19 (Cambridge, 1920)
  • Moody, R. S.: Historical Records of the Buffs, East Kent Regiment…1914-19 (London, 1922)
  • N/A: History of the 50th Infantry Brigade, 1914-19  (Oxford, 1919)
  • N/A: Fifth Battalion, Highland Light Infantry in the War, 1914-18 (np., 1921)
  • N/A: War History of the 1st/4th Battalion, Loyal N. Lancashire Regiment (np., 1921)
  • N/A: War Diary of the 18th Regiment at Le Cateau, July-August 1918 ()
  • N/A: 17th Highland Light Infantry (Glasgow Chamber of Commerce Battalion), Record of War Service (Glasgow, 1920)
  • Nichols, G. H.: The 18th Division in the Great War (London, 1922)
  • Oates, William: Sherwood Foresters in the Great War – the 2/8th Battalion (Nottingham, 1920)
  • Ogilvie, C. D.: Fife and Forfar Yoemenry, 14th Battalion R.H. ()
  • Ponsonby, Frederick: The Grenadier Guards in the Great War… (3v., London, 1920)
  • Powell-Edwards, Herbert: Susex Yoemanry and 16th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment, 1914-19 (London, nd.)
  • Rimmer, Edmund: The First-Fifth Bedfords (Manchester, 1917)
  • Rose, G. K.: Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry ()
  • Ross, Robert: The Fifty-First in France (London, 1918)
  • Rowan, E. W.: 54th Infantry Brigade, 1914-1918  (London, 1919)
  • Sellers, Leonard: The Hood Battalion (London, 1995)
  • Seton, Bruce and J. Grant: Pipes of War – Record of the Achievements of Pipers of Scottish and Overseas Regiments During the War… (Glasgow, 1920)
  • Sparrow, W. S.: The 5th Army in March, 1918 (London, 1922)
  • Stanley, F. C.: History of the 89th Brigade, 1914-1918 (Liverpool, 1919)
  • Stedman, Michael: Manchester Pals (London, 1994)
  • Striling, John: The Territorial Divisions, 1914-1918 (London, 1922)
  • Swettenham, John: To Seize the Victory – The Canadian Corps in World War I (Toronto, 1965)
  • (var.): History of Ambulance Co. #139 ()
  • Waite, Fred: The New Zealanders at Gallipoli (Auckland, 1921)
  • Wanliss, Newton: History of the Fourteenth Battalion, A.I.F., Being the Story of the Vicissitudes of an Australian Unit… (Melbourne, 1929; 1980)
  • Wauchope, A. G.: History of the Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) in the Great War (3 vol., London, 1926)
  • Weetman, W. C.: Sherwood Forsters in the Great War ()
  • Whitmore, Francis: The 10th (P.W.O) Royal Hussars – Essex Yoemanry During the European War… (Colchester, 1920)
  • Williams-Ellis, C. and A.: The Tank Corps (NY, 1919)
  • Wilson, S. J.: Seventh Manchesters ()
  • Wrench, C. M.: Campaigning with the Fighting 9th – In and Out of the Line with the Ninth Battalion A.I.F. (Brisbane, 1985)
  • Wright, Philip: First Buckinghamshire Battalion, 1914-19 (London, 1920)
  • Wyrall, Edward: History of the Second Division (2v., London, 1921); Vol II @ http://bookprep.com/read/mdp.39015074853923

                                              

                                              >Technical Studies

  • Corns, Cathryn and J. Hughes-Wilson: Blindfolded and Alone – British Military Executions in the Great War (London, 2001)
  • Dyer, Geoff: The Missing of the Somme (London, 1994)
  • Gooch, John: Plans of War – The General Staff and British Military Strategy, 1900-1916 (London, 1974)
  • Laffin, John: British Butchers and Bunglers of World War I (Gloucester, 1989)

                                              >Biographies & Related Narratives

  • Boden, Anthony: F. W. Harvey – Soldier, Poet (Gloucester, 1988)
  • Burgess, Alan: The Lovely Sergeant – True Story of Flora Sandes – Nurse, Soldier, and Heroine (NY, 1963)
  • Cohen, Joseph: Journey to the Trenches – Life of Issac Rosenberg, 1890-1918 (NY, 1975)
  • Dunn, T.: Sapper Dorothy Lawrence, the Only English Woman Soldier, Late Royal Engineers, 51st Divsion, 179th Tunneling Company (London, 1919)
  • N/A: Roll of Honour of the Empire’s Heroes (np., c. 1920)

                                            

                                              >Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • Anon.: With the First Canadian Contingent… (Toronto, 1915)
  • Brown, Malcolm (ed.): I.W.M. Book of the Somme (London, 1997)
  •                                                  I.W.M. Book of the Western Front ()
  • Foley, John: The Boilerplate War (NY, 1964)
  • Foley, Robert and H. McCartney (eds.): The Somme – Eyewitness History (Edinburg, 2007)
  • Freeman, Lewis (ed.): Many Fronts (London, 1918); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Macdonald, Lyn: 1914 – The First Months of Fighting (NY, 1988)
  •                                      1915 – The Death of Innocence (NY, 1993)
  •                                      Somme (London, 1983)
  •                                      To The Last Man, Spring 1918 ()
  • Wilson, G. M. (ed.): Fighting Tanks – An Account of the Royal Tank Corps in Action, 1916-1919 (London, 1929)

                                             

                                       >Firsthand Accounts (includes Empire Troops, + 1914-17 American volunteers)

                                                          ~ (mostly) Western Front

  • Abbey, Edwin: An American Soldier – Letters of… (Boston, 1918), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click on “WW I”, “personal accounts”, “extended list”, “American”)
  • Anon.: Letters of a Soldier, 1914-15 ()
  • Anon.: A Month at the Front – Diary of an Unknown Soldier  (Oxford, 2006)
  • Anon. (N. M. Calngram?): Anzac Diary – A Nonentity in Khaki (Sydney, nd.)
  • Ayscough, John: ….‘s Letters to his Mother, 1914-1916 (London, 1919)
  • Baldwin, Harold: Holding the Line (Chicago, 1918)
  • Barlow, R. and H. Bowen (eds.): A Dear and Noble Boy – Life and Letters of Louis Stoles, 1897-1916  (London, 1995) 
  • Beaumont, Harry: An Old Contemptible (London, 1967)
  • Behrand, Arthur: As from Kemmel Hill – An Adjutant in France and Flanders, 1917-18 (Westport, 1975)
  • Beith, Ian Hay: The First Hundred Thousand (NY, nd.)
  • Bickersteth, John (ed.): The Bickersteth Diaries, 1914-1918 (London, 1995)
  • Bion, Wilfred: The Long Week-End, 1897-1919 (NY, 1991)
  • Blunden, Edmund: Undertones of War (London, 1928)
  • Bolwell, F A.: With a Reservist in France (London, 1915)
  • Bridge, William (ed.): Captain Henry E. A. Platt (pvt., 2012); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • “British Infantry Officer”: “Diary (excerpt) – 7-8 September, 1914”, Army Quarterly (1935)
  • Byrne, Ginger: I Survived, Didn’t I? (Barnsley, 1993)
  • Campbell, P. J.: Ebb and Flow of Battle (NY, 1977)
  • Carr, William: A Time to Leave the Ploughshares – A Gunner Remembers 1917-1918 (London, 1985)
  • Carrington, Charles: A Subaltern’s War (1929)
  •                                          : Soldier From the Wars Returning (NY, 1965)
  • Carstairs, Carrol: A Generation Missing (Stevenage, 1989)
  • Cate, Clifton: Notes – A Soldier’s Memoir of WW I (Victoria, 2005); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Chapman, Guy: A Passionate Prodigality (NY, 1966)
  • Cliff, Norman: To Hell and Back with the Guards (Devon, 1988)
  • Clifton-Shelton, A.: On the Road from Mons (NY, 1917)
  • Cloete, Stuart: A Victorian Son – Autobiography, 1897-1922 (Glasgow, 1972)
  • Coleman, Frederic: From Mons to Ypres with the French (1916)
  •                                        : With Cavalry in 1915 – A British Trooper in the French Line (London, 1916); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Congreve, Billy: Armageddon Road – A VC’s Diary, 1914-1916 (London, 1982)
  • Coppard, George: With a Machine Gun to Cambrai (London, 1980)
  • Corbett-Smith, A.: The Retreat From Mons (London, 1917) 
  • Crudgington, A.: “Donald Hankey’s Last Battle”, The Living Age (10 March, 1923), pp. 599-601; @ http://unz.org/Pub/TheLivingAge-1923mar10-00599
  • Dawson, Coningsby: Khaki Courage – Letters in Wartime (London, 1917)
  • Dennis, Gerald: A Kitchener Man’s Bit – An Account of the Great War, 1914-1918 (np., 1994)
  • Dolden, A. Stuart: Cannon Fodder – An Infantryman’s Life on the Western Front, 1914-18 (London, 1981)
  • Drinkwater, Harry: Harry’s War (London, 2013); diary excerpts @ http://dailymail.co.uk/news/artcle-2491760/Harry-Drinkwaters-lost-diary-Great-War.html
  • Duffel, W. J.: Soldier Boy (Singapore, 1992)
  • Dunham, Frank: The Long Carry (1970)
  • Dunn, J. C.: The War the Infantry Knew, 1914-1919 (London, 1994)
  • Eden, Anthony: Another World, 1897-1917 (NY, 1977)
  • van Emden, Richard (ed.): Sapper Martin – Secret Wartime Diary of …()
  • Ewart Claude: “Diary, Nov. 1915 – August 1917” @  http://museumvictoria.com.au/collections/items/400756/diary-driver-claude-ewart
  • Eyre, Giles: Somme Harvest (London, 1991)
  • Fielding, Rowland: War Letters to a Wife (London, 1929)
  • Fildes, G. P. (aka “An ‘O.E.'”): Iron Times with the Guards (London, 1918)
  • Fryer, E. R.: Reminiscences of a Grenadier, 1914-1919 (London, 1921), @ http://bookprep.com/read/uc1.b282812
  • Gaunt, F.: The Immortal First (London, 1917)
  • George, D. L.: War Memoirs (London, 1936)
  • Gibbs, Stormont: From the Somme to the Armistice (London, 1986)
  • Gilliland, H. G.: My German Prisons…Experiences of an Officer During Two and a Half Years as a Prisoner of War (London, 1918)
  • Gladden, Norman: The Somme, 1916 – A Personal Account (London, 1974) 
  •                                      : Ypres 1917 (London, 1967)
  • Glubb, John: Into Battle – A Soldier’s Diary of the Great War (London, 1978)
  • Godwin, George: Why Stay We Here (1930; 2002 @ http://godwinbooks.com )
  • Graham, Stephen: A Private in the Guards (London, 1919)
  • Graves, Robert: Good-Bye to All That (NY, 1985)
  • Grayson, Richard: At War with the 16th Irish Division, 1914-1918. Letters of J. H. M. Stainforth; @ Amazon/kindle
  • Griffith, Llewelyn: Up to Mametz (1931)
  • Grimshaw, Roly: Indian Cavalry Officer, 1914 – 1915 (Tunbridge Wells, 1986)
  • Hamilton, Ralph: War Diary of the Master of Belhaven, 1914-1918 (Barnsley, 1990)
  • Hankey, Donald: A Student in Arms (), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.ed/ (click on “WW I”, then click “extended list”)
  • Harbottle, George: Civilian Soldier, 1914-1919 – A Period Relived (Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1980)
  • Harris, Ruth: Billie – The Neville Letters (1991)
  • Haworth, Christopher: March To Armistice, 1918 (London, 1968)
  • Herbert, A. P.: The Secret Battle (NY, 1981)
  • Hickey, D. E.: Rolling Into Action – Memoirs of a Tank Corps Section Commander (Uckfield, 2007)
  • Hitchcock, F. C.: Stand To – A Diary of the Trenches, 1915-1918 (London, 1937)
  • Horn, Trevor: Lancer Dig In – 1914 Diary (Comberton, 1983)
  • Hulse, Edward: Letters Written from the English Front in France, Sept. 1914-March 1915 (np., 1916); @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Humfrey, Peter (ed.): Destination Unknown – Diary of Gunner Bates R.H.A., 1914 (Central Milton, 2009)
  • Hutcheson, Bellenden: “Wartime Letter” @ http://vac-acc.gc.ca/remembers/sub.cfm?source=collections/diary/1diary/bellenden
  • Huxley, Gervas: Both Hands (London, 1970)
  • Hyndson, J. G.: From Mons to the First Battle of Ypres (1932)
  • Jackson, John: Private 12768 – Memoir of a Tommy (Stroud, 2004)
  • Joliffe, John: Raymond Asquith – Life and Letters (London, 1980)
  • Jones, David: In Parenthesis (London, 1937)
  • Jones, H. P.: War Letters of a Public School Boy ()
  • Joynt, W. D.: Saving the Channel Ports -1918… (North Blackburn, 1975)
  • Keene, Louis: Crumps – the Plain Story of a Canadian Who Went ()
  • Kelly, D. V.: 39 Months With the Tigers ()
  • Kerr, Wilfred: Shrieks and Crashes – Being Memories of Canada’s Corps (Toronto, 1929)
  • LaPointe, A. J.: Souvenirs d’un Soldat du Quebec, 22e Bataillon 1917-18 (Quebec, 1944)
  • Latham, Bryan: A Territorial Soldier’s War (Aldershot, 1967)
  • Laurie, George: Letters of… (Aldershot, 1921)
  • Law, Francis: A Man at Arms – Memoirs of Two World Wars (London, 1983), pp. 13-99
  • Lawrence, Brian: Letters From the Front – Great War Correspondence of Lt. … , 1916-1917 (Tunbridge Wells, 1993)
  • Levyns, J.: The Disciplines of War (NY, 1984), pp. 1-87
  • Lewis, Wyndham: Blasting and Bombardiering – Autobiography, 1914-1926 (NY, 1982)
  • Linfoot, Arthur: unpubl. 1914-18 Diary @ http://arthurlinfoot.org.uk/
  • Liveing, Edward: Attack – An Infantry Subaltern’s Impressions of July 1st, 1916 (London, 1918)
  • Livesay, J. F.: Canada’s Hundred Days – With the Canadian Corps from Amiens to Mons, 8 August-11 November 1918 (Toronto, 1919)
  • Lodge, Raymond: “Letters From the Front”, pp. 15-72 in Oliver Lodge, Raymond, or Life and Death (NY, 1916)
  • Lucy, John: There’s a Devil in the Drum (London, 1993)
  • Lyttelton, Oliver: Memoirs of Lord Chandos (London, 1962), pp. 31-112
  • MacGill, Patrick: The Red Horizon (London, 1916)
  •                                   : The Great Push ()
  • Manning, Frederic: The Middle Parts of Fortune – Somme and Ancre, 1916 (NY, 1977)
  • McBride, H. W.: The Emma Gees (Mt. Ida, 1988)
  •                                     A Rifleman Went to War (Mt. Ida, 1988))
  • McCrae, John: In Flanders Fields (NY, 1919)
  • Meadows, B.: “Personal Diary – extract: Somme, 1 July 1916”, pp. 42-47 in N/A, 17th Highland Light Infantry, Glasgow Chamber of Commerce Battalion, Record of War Service  (Glasgow, 1920), @ http://gutenberg.org/files/20136/20136-0.txt
  • Merrill, Wainwright: A College Man in Khaki – Letters of an American in British Artillery (NY, 1918); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Mills, Arthur (a.k.a “Platoon Commander”): With My Regiment, from the Aisne to La Basée (London, 1915)
  • Mottram, R. H., J. Easton, and E. Partridge: Three Personal Records of the War (London, 1929)
  • Morgan, J. H.: Leaves from a Field Notebook ()
  • Nash, T. A.: Diary of an Unprofessional Soldier (Chippenham, 1991)
  • Nichols, G.: Pushed and the Return Push ()
  • Nobbs, Gilbert: Englishman, Kamerad! Right of the British Line (London, 1918)
  • Ogle, Henry: The Fateful Battle Line – Great War Journals and Sketches (London, 1993)
  • Parker, Ernest.: Into Battle – a 17-Year-Old Joins Kitchener’s Army (London, 1964)
  • Peat, Harold: Private Peat, His Own Story…ex-Third Battalion, First Canadian Contingent (Indianapolis, 1917)
  • Plowman, Max (a.k.a. Mark VII): A Subaltern on the Somme (Nashville, 1966)
  • Pollard, A. O.: Fire-Eater – Memoirs of a V.C. (np., nd.)
  • Potter, Jan: Discipline of War ()
  • Ravenscroft, P. D.: Unversed in Arms – A Subaltern on the Western Front (Swindon, 1990)
  • Raws, Alec and Goldy: Hail and Farewell – Letters from Two Brothers Killed in France, 1916 (Kenthurst, 1995)
  • Reid, I. L.: Of Those We Loved (Edinburgh, 1994)
  • Reitz, Deneys: Trekking On (London, 1933)
  • Roe, Edward: Diary of an Old Contemptible, From Mons to Baghdad, 1914-1919 (Barnsley, 2004); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Rogerson, Sidney: Twelve Days (London, 1933)
  • Ross, Robert: The Fifty-First in France (London, 1918)
  • Rowbotham, Edward: Mud, Blood, and Bullets (np., nd.); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Sassoon, Siegfried: Memoirs of an Infantry Officer (NY, 1930)
  •                                           Sherston’s Progress (London, 1936)
  •                                           …Diaries, 1915-1918 (London, 1983)
  • Scott, F. G.: The Great War As I Saw It ()
  • Siepman, Harry: Echo of the Guns (London, 1987)
  • Smith, Kenneth: Adventures of an Ancient Warior in Peace, War, and Revolution (Milford-on-Sea, 1984), pp. 1-15
  • Smyth, John: The Only Enemy (London, 1959), pp. 65-98
  • Spicer, Lancelot: Letters from France, 1915-1918 (London, 1979)
  • Stevenson, R. E.: “1917 Diary”  in Military History J. VII/1, 14 pp.
  • Tawney, R. H.: The Attack, and Other Papers (London, 1953)
  • Terraine, John (ed.): General Jack’s Diary, 1914-1918 (London, 1964)
  • Trafford, Peter (ed.): Love and War, a London Terrier’s Tale of 1915-16 (Bristol, 1994)
  • Vaughan, Edwin: Some Desperate Glory – WW I Diary of a British Officer, 1917 (NY, 1981)
  • Vinall, Albert: “Diary Excerpts” @ http://grantsmilitaria.com/garret/html/albert_v.htm
  • Voigt, F. A.: Combed Out (London, 1920)
  • Watson, W. H.: Adventures of a Despatch Rider (London, 1915)
  • West, Arthur Graeme: Diary of a Dead Officer ()
  • West, Edward (ed.): Letters Written from the English Front in France, September 1914 – March 1915…by Captain Edward H. W. Hulse (1916; republ. np., 2013); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Williams, Harold: Gallant Company – An Australian Soldier’s Story of 1915-1918 (Sydney, 1933). Republ. (Barnsley, 2012) as An Anzac on the Western Front
  • Williamson, Henry: Patriot’s Progress (London, 1976)
  • Woodruff, Francis (a.k.a. “Frank Richards”): Old Soldiers Never Die (Sleaford, 1994) 
  • Wooten, Kenneth: “Diary, 1915 – 1917” (unpubl.? Loc.?)
  • Young, B. K.: An R.E. Subaltern with the BEF, 1914  (Royal Engineers J., 1933-34)

~Gallipoli

  • Alexander, H. M.: On Two Fronts – Adventures of an Indian Mule Corps in France and Gallipoli (NY, 1917) 
  • Behrend, Arthur: Make Me a Soldier – a Platoon Commander in Gallipoli (1961)
  • Brownrigg, Douglas: Unexpected (London, nd.), pp. 25-32
  • Cox, Edward: Gallipoli Diary (@ NZ elec. txt site)
  • Creighton, O.: With the 29th Division in Gallipoli – a Chaplain’s Experiences (London, 1916)
  • Ewing, William: From Gallipoli to Baghdad (London, nd.)
  • Fallon, David: The Big Fight – Gallipoli to the Somme (NY, 1918)
  • Foster, H. C.: At Antwerp and the Dardanelles (London, 1918)
  • Gallishaw, John: Trenching at Gallipoli – Personal Narrative of a Newfoundlander (NY, 1917)
  • Gilliam, J. G.: Gallipoli Diary (London, 1918)
  • Moriarty, D.: Gallipoli Diary (unpubl.; at IWM)
  • Patterson, J. H.: With the Zionists in Palestine (London, 1916)
  • Sparrow, Geoffrey and J. N. Ross: On Four Fronts with the Royal Naval Division (London, 1918)
  • Teichman, O.: Diary of a Yeomanry M.O. – Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine, Italy ()
  • Tisdall, Arthur: Verses, Letters, & Remembrances of… (London, 1992)
  • Waite, Fred: New Zealanders at Gallipoli (Auckland, 1921)

                                                                             

                                                    ~Palestine and Mesopotamia

  • Barber, Charles: Besieged in Kut (), @ http://onlinebooks.library/upenn.edu/ (click on “WW I”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “British”)
  • Bishop, H. C.: Kut Prisoner ()
  • Cooper, Bryan: Khaki Crusaders – With South African Artillery in Egypt and Palestine (Capetown, 1919); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Brownrigg, op. cit., pp. 31-40
  • Forden, Archibald: In Brigands’ Hands and Turkish Prisons, 1914-1918 (london, 1920)
  • Meinertzhagen, R.: Army Diary, 1899-1926 (London, 1960)
  • Roosevelt, Kermit: War in the Garden of Eden (NY, 1920)
  • Smith, R. Skilbeck: A Subaltern in Macedonia and Judea, 1916-1917 (London, 1930)

                                                                                                                                                                                                               ~East Africa

                                    

                                 b. Aviators/RNAS & RFC

                                             >Narratives

  • Cole, Christopher (ed.): RFC Communiques, 1915-1916 (London, 1990)
  •                                                    RFC Communiques, 1918 (London, 1990)
  • Dean, Maurice: The Royal Air Force and Two World Wars (London, 1979)
  • Graves,         : Behind the Smoke Screen (London, 1934)

                                           >Technical Studies

  • Bowyer, Chaz: Sopwith Camel, King of Combat (Falmouth, 1978)
  • King, H. F.: Sopwith Aircraft, 1912-1920 (London, 1981)
  • Mellor, C.: Airman – Experiences While Obtaining a Brevet in France (London, 1913)
  • N/A: Rolls Royce and the Great Victory…Aero Engines (orig. 1919; Haworth, 1972)
  • Rawlinson, A.: Defence of London, 1915-1918 (London, 1923)
  • Robertson, Bruce: Sopwith – The Man and His Aircraft (Letchworth, 1970)
  • Schaedel, Charles: Men and Machines of the Australian Flying Corps, 1914-1919 (Victoria, 1972)
  • Sullivan, Alan (ed.): Aviation in Canada, 1917-1918… (Toronto, 1919)
  • White, Leo: Wingspread – The Pioneering of Aviation in New Zealand (Auckland, 1945)

                                                 

                                            >Unit Histories

  • Burge, Cyril: Annals of 100 Squadron – Being a Record of the War Activities of the Pioneer Night Bombing Squadron in France… (London, 1975)
  • Cutlack, F. M.: The Australian Flying Corps in the Western and Eastern Theatres of War, 1914-1918 (Sydney, 1938)
  • Hughes, Cecil: Above and Beyond Palestine – An Account of the Work of the East Indies and Egypt Seaplane Squadron, 1916-1918 (London, 1930)
  • Jones, H. A.: Over the Balkans and South Russia, 1917-1919 – History of No. 47 Squadron RAF (Hertfordshire, 1987)
  • Jones, Ira: Tiger Squadron – Story of 74 Squadron, RAF, in Two World Wars (London, 1954)
  • Lewis, P.: Squadron Histories (1959)
  • Morris, Alan: First of the Many – Story of Independent Force, RAF (London, 1968)
  • Norris, G.: History of the RFC (1965)
  • Roskill, S. W.: Documents Relating to the Naval Air Service, I: 1908-1918 (London, 1969)
  • Scott, A. J.: Sixty Squadron RAF, 1916-1919 (orig. 1920; Novato, 1990)
  • Whitehouse, Arch: The Zeppelin Fighters (Garden City, 1966)

                                           

                                           >Individual Biography

  • Avebury, Alice:Eric F. P. Lubbock, Born 16th May 1893, Killed in Aerial Fight Near Ypres, 11th March 1917 – A Memoir (London, 1918)
  • Briscoe, Walter and H. R. Stannard: Captain Ball, VC – Career of Flight-Commander Ball, VC, DSO (London, 1918)
  • Chase, Mary: Benjamin Lee…A Record Gathered from Letters, Notebooks, and Narratives of Friends (Boston, 1920)
  • Kiernan, Reginald: Captain Albert Ball (London, 1933)
  • Loraine, Winifred: Headwind – Story of Robert Loraine (NY, 1938)
  • MacMillan, Norman: Sir Sefton Brancker (London, 1935)

                                          

                                           >Firsthand Anthologies

                                        >Individual Memoirs (Brit, + Empire, U.S. volunteers)

                                                                          ~Higher Ranks

  • Kerr, Mark: Land, Sea, and Air – Reminiscences of… (NY, 1927)

                                                                       ~Front Line Flyers

  • anon. (a.k.a. “Perardua”): Air Memories of a Contemptible (np., 1952)
  • Balfour, Harold: An Airman Marches – Early Flying Adventures, 1914-1923 (London, 1985)
  • Baring, Maurice: Flying Corps HQ, 1914-1918 (Edinburgh, 1968)
  • Bartlett, C. P.: Bomber pilot, 1916-1918 (Shepperton, 1974); also as Into the Teeth of the Wind – Memoir of the Royal Naval Air Service in the First World War (Annapolis, 1994)
  • Bewsher, Paul: “An Airman at Zeebruge”, The Living Age (1 November 1919), pp. 297-305; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1919nov01-00297
  • Bishop, William: Winged Warfare (Garden City, 1967)
  • Bott, Alan: An Airman’s Outings With the RFC, June-December 1916  (Hertfordshire, 1986)
  • Cobby, A. H.: High Adventure (Melbourne, 1981)
  • Collishaw, Raymond: Air Command – A Fighter Pilot’s Story ()
  • Crundall, E. D.: Fighter Pilot on the Western Front (London, 1975)
  • Douglas, Sholto: Combat and Command – Story of an Airman in Two World Wars (NY, 1966), pp. 44-273
  • Drake, Vivian: Above the Battle – Personal Recollections of an RFC Scout Pilot During the First World War (np., 2013)
  • Draper, Christopher: The Mad Major (Los Angeles, 1962), pp. 44-89
  • Fanstone, A. B.: (interview) “Fanstone of the B.E.’s”, Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1970), pp. 60-76
  • Fry, W. M.: Air of Battle (London, 1974)
  • Grinnell-Milne, Duncan: Wind in the Wires (Garden City, 1968)
  • Hallam, Theodore: The Spider Web – Royal Naval Air Service Flying Boat Operations During the First World War (np., 2009)
  • Harvey, W. J. (a.k.a. “Night-Hawk”): Rovers of the Night Sky (London, 1984)
  • Hilton, Richard: Nine Lives (London, 1955), pp. 33-45
  • Insall, A. J.: Observer – Memoirs of the RFC, 1915-1918 (London, 1970)
  • Ivelaw-Chapman, Ronald: High Endeavor (Barnesly, 1993), pp. 15-23
  • Jones, Ira: An Air Fighter’s Scrapbook (London, 1990)
  • Kay, George: Letters from Bob – Flight Commander, 46th Squadron, RFC (Milbourne, 1917)
  • Kingsford, A. R.: Night Raiders of the Air (London, 1988)
  • Lambert, Bill: Combat Report (London, 1975)
  • Lee, Arthur: No Parachute – A Fighter Pilot in World War I, Letters Written in 1917…  (NY, 1968)
  •                            Open Cockpit (); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Levyns, J. E.: The Disciplines of War (NY, 1984), pp. 88-173
  • Lewis, Cecil: Sagittarius Rising (Harrisburg, 1963)
  • Lewis, Gwilym: Wings Over the Somme, 1916-1918 (Wrexham, 1976)
  • Longcroft, Charles: “Combat Diary, August-September 1914”, Over the Front, XXIII/2 (Summer 2008), pp. 150-169
  • Longmore, Arthur: From Sea to Sky, 1910-1945 (London, 1946)
  • Macmillan, Norman: Into the Blue (London, 1929)
  • Mannock, Edward: Personal Diary of… (London, 1966)
  • McCudden, James: Flying Fury – Five Years in the RFC (Garden City, 1968)
  • N/A: A Rattle of Pebbles – First World War Diaries of Two Canadian Airmen; @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.com/ (click on “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “British”)
  • Noble, Walter: With a Bristol Fighter Squadron (London, 1920)
  • Roberts, E. M.: A Flying Fighter – An American Above the Lines in France (NY, 1918)
  • Rochford, Leonard: I Chose the Sky (London, 1977)
  • Rosher, Harold: In the Royal Naval Air Service (orig. 1916; London, 1986)
  • Reece, Robert: Night Bombing with the Bedouins – A Handley-Page Squadron at the Front (Boston, 1919; Nashville, nd.)
  • Samson, Charles: Fights and Flights – a Memoir of the Royal Naval Air Service in World War I (Nashville, nd)
  • Slessor, John: The Central Blue (NY, 1957), pp. 1-24
  • Strange, L. A.: Recollections of an Airman (orig. 1935; Novato, 1989)
  • Sutherland, L. W.: Aces and Kings (London, 1985)
  • Tennant, John: In the Clouds Above Baghdad – Air War in Mesopotamia, 1916-1918 (orig. 1920; Nashville, nd.)
  • Thomas, Miles: Out on a Wing (London, 1964), pp. 66-98
  • Todd, Robert: Sopwith Camel Fighter Ace (pvt., 1978)
  • Voss, Vivian (a.k.a. “Roger Vee”): Flying Minnows…From Training in Canada to the Front Line, 1917-1918 (London, 1977)
  • Walmsley, Leo: Flying and Sport in East Africa (Edinburg, 1920)
  • Warner, Guy (ed.): WWI Aircraft Carrier Pioneer… (Barnesly, 2011); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Whitehouse, Arch: The Fledgling – an Aerial Gunner in World War I (NY, 1964)
  • Wortley, Rothesay.: Letters from a Flying Officer (London, 1928)

                                            c. Sailors/RN

                                                    >Biography/Narratives/Technical Studies

  • Chatterton, E. K.: The Auxiliary Patrol (Boston, 1924)
  •                                        Danger Zone – Story of the Queenstown Command (Boston, 1934)
  • DeLany, Walter: Bayly’s Navy (Washington, 1980)
  • Hackmann, Willem: Seek and Strike – Sonar, anti-Submarine Warfare, and the Royal Navy, 1914-1954 (London, 1984)
  • Hurd, Archibald: The British Fleet in the Great War (London, 1919)
  • James, William: Admiral Sir William Fisher (London, 1943)
  • Kemp, Paul: British Submarines of World War I (London, 1990)
  • Lambert, Nicholas: “British Naval Policy, 1913-14: Financial Limitation and Strategic Revolution”, J. of Modern History LXVII/3 (1995), pp. 596-626
  •                                            Sir John Fisher’s Naval Revolution (1999)
  • Lumby, E. W. (ed.): Naval Policy and Operations in the Mediterranean, 1912-1914 (London, 1970)
  • Marder, A. J.: Fear God and Dread Nought (Oxford, 1956)
  •                               Anatomy of British Sea Power (Hamden, 1964)
  •                              From Dreadnought to Scapa Flow (5v., London, 1961)
  • O’Brien, Phillips: “The Titan Refreshed – Imperial Overstretch and The British Navy Before the First World War”, Past and Present CLXXII (August, 2001), pp. 146-169
  • Smith, Gaddis: Britain’s Clandestine Submarines, 1914-1915 (New Haven, 1964)
  • Steinberg, Jonathan: “The ‘Copenhagen Complex'”, J. of Contemporary History I/3 (1966), pp. 23-46
  • Wood, Walter: Fishermen in War Time (London, nd.)

                                                

                                                  >Unit/Ship Histories

                                                  >Firsthand Anthologies

  • Fawcett, H. W. and G. Hooper (eds.): The Fighting at Jutland – Personal Experiences of Forty-five Officers and Men of the British Fleet (London, 1921)
  • Holloway, S. M. (ed.): From Trench and Turret – Royal Marines’ Letters and Diaries, 1914-1918 (Portsmouth, nd)
  • Lawrence, Richard (Ed.): Mammoth Book of Eyewitness Naval Battles – Eyewitness Accounts… (NY, 2003), pp. 335-384
  • Legg, Stuart (ed.) : Jutland – Eyewitness Account(s) of a Great Battle (NY, 1967)
  • Liddle, Peter (ed.): The Sailor’s War, 1914-1918 (NY, 1985)

   

                                                  >Individual Memoirs

                                                               ~Admirals

  • Bacon, Reginald: From 1900 Onward (London, 1940)
  • Bayly, Lewis: Pull Together (London, 1939)
  • Beatty, David: The Beatty Papers, Vol. I – 1902-1918 (Aldershot, 1989)
  •                                                                                  II – 1916-1927  (Aldershot, 1993)
  • Brownrigg, Douglas: Indiscretions of the Naval Censor (NY, 1920)
  • Campbell, Gordon: My Mystery Ships (London, 1929)
  • Chatfield, A. E.: The Navy and Defence – Autobiographyof Admiral of the Fleet Lord Chatfield (2v., London, 1942-1947)
  • Custance, Reginald: A Study of War (London, 1924)
  • Fisher, John: Records & Memories – Autobiography of Lord Fisher (2 v., London, 1919)
  •                              Fear God and Dread Nought – Correspondence of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher… (3v., London, 1959)
  • Jellicoe, John: The Grand Fleet, 1914-1916 (London, 1919)
  •                                 The Jellicoe Papers (2v., London, 1968)
  • Keyes, Roger: The Naval Memoirs of…The Narrow Seas to the Dardanelles, 1910-1915 (London, 1934)
  •                              The Keyes Papers, 1914-1945 (3v., London, 1972-1981)
  • Milne, Berkeley: Flight of the Goeben… (London, 1921)
  • Patterson, A. T. (ed.): The Jellicoe Papers, Vol. II, 1916-1935 (London, 1968)
  • Wester-Wemyss,               : The Navy in the Dardanelles Campaign (London, nd)

                                                               

                                                                      ~Other Ranks

  • Bingham, E. B.: Falklands, Jutland, and the Bight (London, 1919)
  • Campbell, A. B.: With the Corners Off – My Adventurous Life on Land and Sea (London, 1937)
  • Campbell, Gordon: “Courting Disaster in Mystery Ships”, pp. 25-46 in H. C. Armstrong (ed.), Tales of Hazard (London, 1939)
  • Carr, Guy: Hell’s Angels of the Deep (London, 1932)
  • Domville, Barry: By and Large (London, 1936)
  • Dawson, Lionel: Flotillas (London, 1935)
  • Dixon, T. B.: The Enemy Fought Splendidly…1914-1915 Diary of the Battle of the Falklands and its Aftermath (NY, 1983) 
  • Denham, H. M.: Dardanelles, A Midshipman’s Diary  (London, 1981)
  • Dreyer, Frederic: The Sea Heritage (London, 1955)
  • Grant, Alexander: “Through the Hawse Pipe” , unpubl. ms.   Chapter 14, “Jutland” @ http://worldwar1.co.uk/grant.htm  
  • Goodenough, William: A Rough Record (London, 1943)
  • Hayward, Victor: HMS Tiger at Bay – A Sailor’s Memoir, 1914-1918 (London, 1977)
  • Hirst, Lloyd: The Coronel Cruiser Campaign (London, 1930)
  • Jeans, T. T.: Reminiscences of a Naval Surgeon London, 1927)
  • King-Hall, Stephen: North Sea Diary, 1914-1918 (London, 1918)
  •                                           Diary of a U-Boat Commander ()
  •                                           My Naval Life (London, 1952)
  • Mee, Patrick: Marine Gunner – 22 Years in the Royal Marine Artillery (London, 1935)
  • Mountevans,            : Adventurous Life (London, 1946), pp. 85-132
  • Oram, H. K.: Ready for Sea (London, 1974)           
  • von Schoultz, G.: With the British Grand Fleet (London, 1925)
  • Stoker, H.: “First Submarine Passage of the Dardanelles” pp. 91-118 in Armstrong, op.cit.
  • Waller, Michael: “5th Battle Squadron at Jutland”, J. of the Royal United Services Institute LXXX (Nov. 1935), pp. 791-799
  • Young, Filson: With the Battle Cruisers (Annapolis, 1986)

                                                          

                                                               ~Civilian Accounts

  • Bone, David: Merchantmen-at-Arms (London, 1929)
  • Freeman, Lewis: To Kiel in the Hercules (London, 1919)
  • Jessop, Violet: Titanic Surviror – Memoirs of Violet Jessop, Who Survived Both the Titanic and Britannic Disasters (Dobbs Ferry, 1997)

              

                 C. German

                        1. Civilian Elite

                                   a. Biography & Related Narratives

  • Benson, E. F.: The Kaiser and his English Relations (London, 1936)
  • Cecil, Lamar: Albert Ballin – Business and Politics in Imperial Germany, 1888-1918 (Princeton, 1967)
  • Cowles, Virginia: The Kaiser (NY, 1963)
  • von Kurenberg, Joachim: The Kaiser (London, 1954)
  • Wile, Frederic: Men Around the Kaiser (Phila., 1913)
  • Wollstein, Günther: Theobald von Bethmann Hollweg – Letzte Erbe Bismarcks, Erste Opfer der Dolschstosslegende (Göttingen, 1995)

                                   

                                    b. Firsthand

  • von Baden, Max: Memoirs of Prince Max of Baden (2v., NY, 1928)
  •                                    Erinnerungen und Dokumente (Stuttgart, 1968)
  • von Bernstorff,  J.: My Three Years in America (NY, 1920)
  •                                          Memoirs (NY, 1936)
  • von Bethmann Hollweg, Theobald: Betrachtungen zum Weltkriege (2 v., Berlin, 1919-21); also as Reflections on the World War (2v., London, 1920)
  • von Bülow,  Bernhard: Memoirs 1910-1919 (4v., Boston, 1932)
  • Erdmann, Karl (ed.): Kurt Rietzler – Tagebücher, Aufsatze, Dokumente (Göttingen, 1972)
  • Erzberger, Matthias: Souvenirs de Guerre (Paris, 1921)
  • Hammann, Otto: Erinnerungen (3v., Berlin, 1918-1921)
  •                                      Bilden aus der Letzen Kaiserheit (Berlin, 1922)
  • Hanssen, Hans: Diary of a Dying Empire (Bloomington, 1955)
  • Haussman, Conrad: Journal d’un Deputé au Reichstag (Paris, 1928)
  • Helfferich, Karl: Der Weltkrieg (3v., Berlin, 1919)
  • Hill, Leonidas (ed.): Die Weizsacker-Papiere 1900-32 (Berlin, 1982)
  • Hohenzollern, Wilhelm, a.k.a. “The Kaiser”: Memoirs (NY, 1922)
  •                                                                                             Letters from the Kaiser to the Czar (NY, 1920)
  • von Jagow, Gottlieb: Ursachen und Ausbruch des Weltkrieges (Berlin, 1919); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Janssen, Karl-Heinz (ed.): Die Graue Exzellenz…Aus den Papiern des Kaiserlichen Gesandten Karl Georg von Treutler (Frankfurt, 1971)
  • Krauss, Alfred: Die Ursachen unserer Niederlage – Erinnerungen und Urteile aus dem Weltkrieg (Munich, 1923); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Lichnowsky, Karl: Memorandum, a.k.a. “The Guilt of Germany” (NY, 1918)
  • Muhlon, Wilhelm: L’Europe Devastée – Notes Prises dans le Premiers Mois de la Guerre (Paris, 1918)
  • Pogge v. Strandmann, Hartmut (ed.): Walter Rathenau…Notes and Diaries, 1907-22 (Oxford, 1985)
  • Rechberg, Arnold: Bilderfolge – Erinnerungen aus dem Politischen Paris in der Zeit vor dem Weltkrieg (Berlin, 1918); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.ed/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Riezler, Kurt: Tagebucher, Aufsatze, Dokumente (Gottingen, 1972)
  • de Schoen, (Baron): Memoires de…1900-1914 (Paris,      )
  • Schwabe, Klaus & R. Reichardt (eds.): Gerhard Ritter – ein Politischer Historiker in seinen Briefen (Boppard, 1984)
  • von Stein, Hermann: A War Minister and his Work – Reminiscences of 1914-18 (); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.ecu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Uebel, Thomas and R. Cohen (eds.): Otto Neurath, Economic Writings – Selections, 1904-45 (Vienna, 2004)
  • von Valentini, Rudolf: Kaiser und Kabinettschef…. (Oldenburg, 1931)
  • Vierhaus, Rudolf (ed.): Das Tagebuch der Baronin Spitzemberg ()
  • Wetterlé, E.: Behind the Scenes in the Reichstag (NY, 1918)
  • Wolff, Theodore: Tagebucher, 1914-19 (2v., Boppard, 1984)
  • von Zedlitz-Trutzschler, Robert: Twelve Years at the Imperial German Court  (NY, 1924)

 

                        2. Other Civilian Firsthand Accounts (incl. war correspondents)

  • Anon.: Letters Concerning the War, Between an American and a Relative in Germany, March-June 1915 (NY, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “firsthand accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Binder, Heinrich: Mit dem Hauptquartier nach Westen – Aufzeichnungen eines Kriegsberichterstatters (Stuttgart, 1915)
  • Blucher, Evelyn: An English Wife in Berlin – A Private Memoir of Events, Politics, and Daily Life in Germany Throughout the War… (NY, 1920)
  • Brandt, Rolf: Funf Monate an der Ostfront (Aug.-Dec. 1914) – Kriegsberichte (Berlin, 1915); @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WW I”, “extended shelf”,” personal accounts”, “German”; click on “Anon: A German Deserter’s War Experience”; this & other [Hathitrust] titles will appear at left-hand column; click)
  •                          : Der Grosse Vormarsch – 1915 (Berlin, 1915) – same loc.
  • Doty, Madeleine: Short Rations – An American Woman in Germany, 1915-16 (NY, 1917); @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Epken hans, Michael (ed.): Albert Hopman – Das Ereignisreiche Leben eines Wilhelminers; Tagebucher, Briefe, Aufzeichnungen 1901-1920 (Munich, 2004)
  • Fox, Edward: Behind the Scenes in Warring Germany – An American Journalist’s View of the First World War From the German Perspective (np., 2013)
  • Ganghofer, Ludwig: Reise zur Duetschen Front, 1915 (2v. Berlin, 1915); @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn,edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Glaeser, Ernst: Class of 1902  (London, 1929)
  • Hedin, Sven: With the German Armies in the West (NY, 1915)
  •                              Ein Volk in Waffen – den Deutschen Soldaten Gewidmet(Leipzig, 1915), avail @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Hiller, Kurt: Kundebungen eines Aktivisten Vor, In und Nach dem Kriege (Leipzig, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Jeffries, Jouett: War Diary of an American Woman (NY, 1915)
  • Lindenberg, Paul: Gegen die Russen mit der Armée Hindenburgs (Leipzig, 1915)
  • Radek, Karl: “Through Germany in the Sealed Coach”, @ http://www.marxists.org/archive/radek/1924/xx/train.htm
  • Saurbruch, Ferdinand: Master Surgeon (NY, 1953)
  • Schenker, Heinrich: “Diaries, 1895-1935” ; excerpts @ http://schenkerdocumentsonline.org
  • Topham, Anne: Memories of the Kaiser’s Court (NY, 1914)
  • Wertheimer, Fritz: Von der Weichsel bis zum Djnester – Neue Kriegsberichte von… (Berlin, 1915); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu. (Then click as above)
  •                                           Im Polnischen Winterfeldzug mit der Armée Mackensen (Berlin, 1915), avail. as above
  •                                           Kurland und die Dünafront (Berlin, 1916), avail. as above
  •                                           Durch Ukraine und Krim (Berlin 1918); avail. as above

                        

                         3. Military Elite/Staff

                                      a. Biographies

  • Afflerbach, Holger: Falkenhayn – Politisches Denken und Handeln im Kaiserreich (Munich, 1996)
  • Foley, Robert: German Strategy and the Path to Verdun – Erich von Falkenhayn and the Development of Attrition, 1870-1916 (Cambridge, 2005)
  • Goodspeed, D. J.: Ludendorff – Genius of World War I (Boston, 1966)
  • Mombauer, Annika: Helmuth von Moltke and the Origins of the First World War (Cambridge, 2001)
  • von Zwehl, H.: Erich von Falkenhayn (1926)

                                       

                                     b. Firsthand

  • Bauer, Max: Der Grosse Krieg in Feld und Heimat – Erinnerungen und Betrachtungen (Tubingen, 1922)
  • Broucek, Peter, ed.: Ein General im Zweilicht – Die Erinnerungen Edmund Glaises von Horstenau (2 v., Vienna, 1980)
  • von Bülow, Karl: Mon Rapport sur la Bataille de la Marne (Paris, 1920)
  • Clemens, Bruno (ed.): Generalfeldmarschall von Woyrsch und seine Schlieger – Eigenhändige aus seinem Kriegestagbuch… (Berlin, 1919); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
  • Cramon, August von: Unser Osterreichisch-Ungarischer Bundesgenosse im Weltkriege. Erinnerungen aus meiner vierjahrigen Tatigkeit als bevollmachtigter duetscher General beim k.u.k. Armeeoberkommando (Berlin, 1922)
  •                                             Deutschlands Schicksalbund mit Osterreich-Ungarn…. (Berlin, 1932)
  • von Dellmensingen, Kraft: Die Führung des Kronprinzen Rupprecht…im August 1914 (Berlin, 1925)
  • Falkenhayn, Erich von: General Headquarters 1914-16… (London, 1919)
  • von Einem, Karl: Erinnerungen eines Soldaten, 1853-1933  (Leipzig, 1933)
  •                                  : Ein Armeefuhrer erlebt den Welkrieg (Leipzig, 1938)
  • von Francois, Herman: Marneschlacht und Tannenberg (Berlin, 1920)
  •                                                  Gorlice 1915 – Der Karpathendurchbruch und die Befreiung Galiziens (Leipzig,     )
  •                                                 “Battle of Gumbinnen – Opening Moves on the Eastern Front”, Relevance IV/3, Summer 1995, pp. 10-17; IV/4, Fall 1995, 9-15; V/1, Winter 1996, 12-22
  • von Freytag-Loringhoven, Hugo: Deductions from the World War (NY, 1918)
  •                                                                    Menschen und Dinge, wie ich sie in meinem Leben sah (Berlin, 1923)
  • von Gallwitz, Max: Meine Fuhrertatigkeit im Weltkrieg 1914-16 (Berlin, 1929)
  •                                      : Erleben im Westen 1916-18 (Berlin, 1932)
  • von der Goltz, Ruddiger Graf: Meine Sendung in Finnland und im Baltikum (Leipzig, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Gorlitz, Walter (ed.): The Kaiser and his Court: Diaries of…Admiral Georg von Muller, Chief of the Naval Cabinet 1914-18 (NY, 1959)
  • Groener, Wilhelm: Lebenserinnerungen – Jugend, Generalstab, Weltkrieg (Goettingen, 1957) 
  • Hausen, Max von, (ed. Friedrich Kircheisen): Erinnerungen an den Marnefeldzug 1914 (Leipzig, 1920)
  • von Hindenburg, Paul: Out of My Life (2v., NY, 1921)
  • von Hoffman, Max: The War of Lost Opportunities (1924)
  •                                          War Diaries (2v., Uckfield, 2004)
  • von Hohenzollern, Oskar: Die Winterschlachte in der Champagne ()
  • von Hohenzollern, Wilhelm (Crown Prince): War Experiences (London, 1922)
  •                                                                                              Memoirs (NY, 1922)
  • von Kluck, Alexander: The March on Paris, 1914 (London, 1920) 
  • von Kuhl, H.: Der Deutsche Generalstab in Vorbereitung und Durchfürung der Weltkrieg (1920) 
  • von Leeb, Wilhelm: Tagbuchaufzeichnungen und Lagebeurteilungen aus zwei Weltkriegen (Stuttgart, 1976)
  • von Lettow-Vorbeck, Paul: My Reminiscences of East Africa – The Campaign for German East Africa in WW I (NY, 1957; Nashville, nd.)
  • von Lossberg, Fritz: Meine Tatigkeit im Weltkriege, 1914-18 (Berlin, 1939)
  • Ludendorff, Erich: My War Memories, 1914-18 (2v., London, 1919)
  •                                        Urkunden der Obersten Heeresleitung uber ihre Tatigkeit 1916-18 (Berlin, 1920)
  •                                          Kriegfuhrung und Politik (Berlin, 1921)
  •                                        The General Staff and its Problems – History of the Relations Between the High Command and the German Imperial Government as Revealed by Official Documents (2v., NY, 1920)
  • Maerder,            : Vom Kaiserheer zur Reichswehr (Leipzig,     )
  • von Moltke, Eliza: Generaloberst Helmuth v. Moltke – Erinnerungen, Briefe, Dokuments 1877-1916 (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • von Moser, Otto: Feldzugsaufzeichnungen – als Brigade, Divisions, und als Kommandierender General 1914-1918 (Stuttgart, 1920)
  • Nicolai,          : Geheime Machte – Internationale Spionage und ihre Bekampfung (Leipzig,     )
  • Prigge, C. A.: Dardanellen – Kriegstagebuch (Weimar, 1916)
  • Rabenau, Friedrich v. (ed.): Seeckt – aus seinem Leben, 1886-1917 (leipzig, 1938)
  • Reichold, Helmut and G. Granier (eds.): Wild von Hohenborn…als Kriegsminister und Truppenfuhrer in Ersten Weltkrieg (Boppard, 1986)
  • Rosner, Karl (ed.): Erinnerungen des Kronprinzen Wilhelm (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • Rupprecht, (Kronprinz): Mein Kriegstagbuch (3 v., Berlin, 1929)
  • von Schonburg-Waldenburg, (Prinz) Heinrich: Erinnerungen aus Kaiserlicher Zeit (Leipzig,     )
  • von Seeckt, Hans: Gedanken eines Soldaten (Berlin, 1927)
  • von Stein,          : Erlebnisse und Betrachtungen aus der Zeit des Weltkrieges (Leipzig,     )
  • Tappen, Gerhard: Bis zu Marneschlacht (1930)
  •                                       “Jusqu’s la Marne en 1914″, in L. Koeltz, ed., Documents Allemands sur la Bataille de la Marne (Paris, 1930) 
  • von Thaer, Albrecht: Generalstabsdienst an der Front…Aus briefen und Tagbuchaufziechnungen, 1915-19 (Gottingen, 1958)
  • Wilhelm, (Kronprinz): Meine Erinnerungen aus Deutschlands Heldenkamp (Berlin, 1923)
  •                                                 Memoirs of the Crown Prince… (London, 1922)
  •                                                 My War Experiences (London, 1922)
  •                                                 Ich Suche die Wahrheit (Berlin, 1925)
  • von Wrisberg, E.: Erinnerrungen aus den Kgl. PreuB Kriegsministerium (3 vol., Leipzig, 1927)
  • von Zwehl,            : Maubeuge, Aisne, Verdun (Berlin, 1921)

                       

                        4. Front Line Soldiers/Aviators/Sailors

                                   a. Soldiers

                                               > Unit Histories

  • Bansi, Paul: Niedersächsische Fussartillerie (Oldenburg, 1928)
  • Bechtle, Richard: Die Ulmer Grenadiere an der Westfront (); avail. @ Amazon/US
  • Bezzell, Oskar: Das Königlich Bayerische Reserve-Infanterie Regiment Nr. 6 (Munich, 1938)
  • von Brandenstein, Oskar: Das Infanterie-Regiment “Alt Württemburg” (3. Württ.) Nr. 121 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1921)
  • Buat, Edmond: l’Armée Allemande pendant la Guerre de 1914-18 (Paris, 1920)
  • Fortenbach, Karl: Das Württembergerische Landwehr-Feld-Art.-Regiment, Nr. 1 im Weltkrieg 1914-1918 (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • Fromm, Ferdinand: Das Württemberg. Landwehr-Infanterie-Regiment, Nr. 1 im Weltkrieg (Stuttgart, 1922)
  •                                        : Das Württembergerische reserve-Inf.-Regiment, Nr. 210 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1920)
  • von Georg Holtz, Freiherr: Das Württemburgerische reserve-Inf.-Regiment Nr. 121 in Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • Gramm, Helmut: Das Füsilier-Regiment Kaiser Franz Joseph von Österreich, König von Ungarn (4. Württ.), Nr. 122 im Weltkrieg, 1914-1918 (Stuttgart, 1921)
  • Gross, F.: Das 1. Württ. Landsturm-Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 13 im Weltkrieg, 1915-18 (Stuttgart, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”) (+ LH column for x’l other unit histories)
  • Korfes, Otto: Das 3 Magdeburgerische Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 66 in Weltkriege (Berlin, 1930)
  • Krüger, D.: Unser Regt. bei Loos Höhe 70 (np., nd.); avail @ Amazon/kindle
  • von Lutz, Ernst: Das Königliche Bayerische 16. Infanterie-Regiment im Weltkrieg… (Passau, 1920)
  • Mügge, Ernst: Das Württembergerische Reserve-Inf.-Regiment Nr. 122 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1920)
  • N/A: Translations – War Diaries of German Units Opposed to the Second Division, 1918 (9 v., Washington, 1931-32)
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  • N/A: Die 26 Infanterie Div. (1. Kgl. Württ.) im Weltkrieg… (), @ http://bookprep.com/
  • Niemann, Johannes: Das 9. Königlich Sächsische Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 133 im Weltkrieg 1914-18  (Hamburg, 1969)
  • von Poseck, M.: German Cavalry, 1914 – in Belgium and France (Uckfield, nd)
  • Schwab, A.: Neunte Württembergerische Infanterie-Regiment-Nr. 127 im Weltkrieg, 1914-1918 (Stuttgart, 1920)
  • Simon, Eduard: Das Infanterie-Regiment “Kaiser Wilhelm König von Preussen”…Nr. 120, im Weltkrieg 1914-1918 (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • Storz, Karl: Das Württ. Feld-Artillerie-Regiment, Nr. 238 und Ersatz-Feld-Artillerie-Regiment Nr. 65 im Weltkrieg…  (Stuttgart, 1921)
  • Strohm, Gustav: Das Württembergerische Landw.-Inf.-Regiment Nr. 120 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1922)
  • von Szrzepanski, Max: Erinnerungsblatter aus der Geschichte des Fusilier-Regiments…Nr. 73 Wahrend des Welkrieges 1914-18 (Oldenburg, 1923)
  • Szymanzig, Max: Das Württembergerische Landwehr-Inf.-Regiment, Nr. 124 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1920)
  • U. S. War Dept., General Staff: Histories to the 251 Divisions of the German Army Which Participated in the War… (Washington, 1921), @ http://bookprep.com
  • Voight, Hans (ed.): Geschichte des Fusilier-Regiments Generalfeld marschal Prinz Albrecht von Preussen Nr. 73 (Berlin, 1938)
  • Wehl, D.: Dragoner-Regiment “König” (2. Württ.) Nr. 26 im Weltkrieg… (Stuttgart, 1921)
  • Wellmann,              : Das I. Reserve-Korps in der Letzten Schlacht ()

                                                              

                                                                >Technical Studies

  • Asprey, Robert: The German High Command at War – Hindenburg and Ludendorff Conduct World War I (NY, 1991)
  • Balck, W.: Entwicklung der Taktik im Weltkrieg (Berlin, 1922)
  • Becker,            : “The 42-cm. Mortar – Fact and Fancy”, Field Artillery J. (May-June 1922), pp. 224-231 @ http://sill-www.army.mil/firesbulletin/archives/1922/MAY_JUN_1922/MAY_JUN_1922_FULL_EDITION.pdf
  • Brose, Eric: The Kaiser’s Army – Politics of Military Technology in Germany…1870-1918 (Oxford, 2001))
  • Bruchmüller, Georg: Die Deutsche Artillerie in den Durchbruchsschlachten des Weltkrieges (); tr. German Artillery in the Break-Through Battle of the World War, @ http://cgsc.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/p15040coll1/id/629/rec/14
  • Fehr, Otto: Die Marzoffensive 1918 an der Westfront – Strategie oder Taktik? (1921); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (find Bechtle book cited above in Unit Histories; look in thus generated LH column of addit. books)
  • Foley, Robert: German Strategy and the Path to Verdun – Erich von Falkenhayn and the Development of Attrition, 1870-1916 ()
  • Kitchen, Martin: The German Officer Corps, 1890-1914 (Oxford, 1968)
  • Lupfer, T.: Dynamics of Doctrine – Changes in German Tactical Doctrine During the First World War (Ft. Leavenworth, 1981)
  • Nash, David: German Artillery, 1914-1918 (London, 1970)

                                               

                                               > Biography & other Narratives

  • King, John: Writing and Rewriting the First World War – Ernst Junger and the Crisis of the Conservative Imagination @ http://www.juenger.org/criticism_thesis_by_chapter.php 
  • Passingham, Ian: All The Kaiser’s Men – Life and Death of the German Soldier on the Western Front ()

                                               

                                                >f/h anthologies

  • Baumgartner, Richard (ed.): This Carnival of Hell – German Combat Experience on the Somme, 1916 (Huntington, 2010)
  • de Dampiere, Jacques (ed.): Carnets de Route de Combattants Allemands (Paris, 1916)
  • Delbruck, Joachim (ed.): Der Deutsche Krieg in Feldpostbriefen, Vol. I – Um Longwy und Verdun (Munich, 1915)
  • Foerster, Wolfgang and & H. Greiner (ed.): Wir Kämpfer im Weltkrieg – Selbstzeugnisse Deutscher Frontsoldaten (Berlin, 1937)
  • Hildebrandt, Paul (ed.): Das Deutsche Schwert – Kriegserlebnisse Deutscher Oberlehrer (2 v., Leipzig, 1918); avail @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Hoffman, Rudolf (ed.): Der Deutsche Soldat – Briefe aus dem Weltkrieg (Munich, 1937)
  • N/A (ed.): Kriegsbriefe Gefallener Deutscher Juden (Stuttgart, 1961)
  • Sheldon, Jack (ed.): The German Army on the Somme, 1914-16 (Barnsley, 2005)
  • Witkop, Philipp (ed.): German Students’ War Letters (Phila., 2002)

                                               

                                               >individual memoirs

  • Ahrends, Otto: Mit dem Regiment “Hamburg” in Frankreich, 1914-16, Kriegstagebuch von… (), excerpt @ http://gottmituns.net/category/world-war-1/
  • Anon. (= Julius Koettgen): A German Deserter’s War Experience (NY, 1917)
  • Anon. (a.k.a. “Feldwebel C.”): Diary of a German Soldier, in Unquiet Fronts – Two Personal Accounts of German Soldiers During the First World War (np., 2012), pp. 151-267
  • Anon (a.k.a. “Rittmeister G.”): Als Ordonnanzoffizier in Belgien, Frankreich, und Serbien – Kriegserlebnisse, 1914-16 (Munich, 1916), avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WW I”, “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “German”)
  • Balck, Hermann: Ordnung im Chaos – Erinnerungen 1893-1948 (Osnabrück, 1981), pp. 1-160
  • Baumann,          : Mit der Garde im Westen (1919) 
  • Bensen, Walter: Hindenburg’s Soldier (NY, 1965)
  • Beumelburg, Werner: Combattants Allemands à Verdun (Paris, 1934)
  • Binding, Rudolf: A Fatalist at War (London, 1929)
  • Bloem, Walter: The Advance from Mons, 1914 (London, 1930)
  •                                   Sturmsignal (Leipzig, 1918); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Bracht, Reinhard: Unter Hindenburg von Tannenberg bis Warschau (Berlin, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “etended shelf”, “German”)
  • Brandt, Rolf: Funf Monate an der Ostfront (Berlin, 1915)
  • Broger, Karl: Pillbox 17 (London, 1930)
  • Bucher, George: In the Line, 1914-18 ()
  • Dettman, Ludwig: Ostfront – Ein Denkmal des Deutschen Kampfes in Bildern und Tagebuchblättern (Berlin, 1937)
  • Dwinger, Edwin: Prisoner of War ()
  • Erbelding, E.: Vor Verdun – Aus dem Kriegstagebuch eines Frontoffiziers (Stuttgart, 1927)
  • Finzen, Dieter: Kriegstagebuch @ http://dieter-finzen.blogspot.com/
  • von Frankenberg und Ludwigsdorf, Alex-Victor: Kampf und Sieg an der Westfront – Schilderungen und Erlebnisse aus Meinem Kriegstagbuch (1916); avail @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (find Bechtle’s book cited in Unit Histories, as above; then look at addit. [Hathitrust] books in thus generated LH column)
  • von Frantzius, F.: In Feld Unbesiegt (Munich, 1921)
  • Ganghofer, Ludwig: Die Front im Osten (Berlin, 1915)
  • Gasperi-Pozzato, P. (ed.): Non Solo Rommel, anche Rango – Jeza-Caporetto Raccontata dai Colonnello de. 3. Jaeger ()
  • von Golssenau, Arnold (a.k.a. Ludwig Renn): War (London, 1930)
  • von Gottberg, Otto: Als Adjutant durch Frankreich und Belgien (Berlin, 1915), @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn/edu (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Haack, Paul: Mit der Kronprinzenarmée vor Verdun (Breslau, 1917)
  • auf den Heide, Gustav: Vier Jahre Soldat – 1914 bis 1919 (), avail. on kindle @ Amazon/German site
  • Hein, Alfred: In the Hell of Verdun (London, 1930)
  •                             Höhe 304 (Leipzig, 1942)
  • Hermann, M.: Selbsterlebtes im Weltkrieg (Halle, 1925)
  • Hermanns, William: The Holocaust – From a Survivor of Verdun  (NY. 1972)
  • Heubner, Heinrich: Unter Emmich vor Lüttich, unter Kluck vor Paris – Selbsterlebtes aus dem Herbstfeldzug, 1914 (Schwerin, 1915), avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Hocker, Paul: An der Spitze Meiner Kompagnie (Berlin, 1915)
  • Huebner,       : “Memoir of Service….August, 1914” @ http://www.firstworldwar.com/diaries/huebner_memoir.htm
  • Junger, Ernst: Kriegstagbuch, 1914-1918 (                        )
  •                             : Storm of Steel (London, 1929)
  •                             : Copse 125          (London,           )
  • Kleff, F.: Von der Sommeschlacht bis zum Reservelazarett (Stuttgart, nd.)
  • von Klüfer, Kurt: Seelenkrafte im Kampf Douaumont (Berlin, 1938)
  • von Koenigswald, Harald (ed.): Stirb und Werde – Aus Briefen und Kriegstagebuchblattern des Leutnants Bernhard von der Marwitz (Breslau, 1931)
  • Kohner, Franz: “War Letters” in Nancy Kohner, My Father’s Roses – A Family’s Journey from World War I to Treblinka (NY, 2006)
  • Kressis, Freidrich: diary fragment (“Ypres, August 1915”), in F.C. Hitchcock, Stand To (1936, republ. Chippenham, nd), pp. 72-73
  • Krüger, R.: Unser Regt. bei Loos Höhe 70, August 1917 (avail. on kindle @ Amazon/U.S.)
  • Kubel, Johannes: Beim Landsturm – Feldbriefe (Berlin, 1915); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Kutscher, Artur: Kriegstagebuch – Namur, St. Quentin, Petit Morin, Reims…Winterschlacht in der Champagne (Munich, 1915)
  • Lamblé, Jean: J’ai Perdu la Guerre avec Eux – Odyssée et Souvenirs de Guerre d’un Alsacien Incorporé de Force dans l’Armee Allemand (1962)
  • Lang, Martin: Feldgrau – Erste Kriegserlebnisse in Frankreich (Stuttgart, nd.)
  • von Lettow, Paul: Mit dem 3. Lothr. Inf.-Regt. Nr. 135 im Kriege – Aus Tagebuch und Gedächtnis… ()
  • Löhr, Theo: In der Hölle von Verdun (Rosenheim, 1932)
  • Ludmann, Oscar: Stepchild of the Rhine (NY, 1931)
  • Mahncke, A.: “Into the Fire – a German Officer’s Impressions of the Western Front, 1917”, South African Military History Society Journal, Vol. VII/3, 1987
  • Martin, A.G.: Mother Country – Fatherland, the Story of a British-Born German Soldier (London, 1936)
  • Maser, Werner: Hitler’s Letters and Notes (NY, 1976), pp. 39-94
  • Nagel, Fritz: Fritz – the Wartime Memoir of a German Lieutenant (Huntington, 1995)
  • Otto, Ernst: Battle at Blanc Mont, October 2 – October 10, 1918 (Annapolis, 1930)
  • von Papen, Franz: “On Active Service”, pp. 66-89 in Memoirs (NY, 1953)
  • Paasche, Hans (ed.?): Fremdenlegionär Kirsch – eine Abenteuerliche Fahrt von Kamerun in den Deutschen Schützgraben in den Kriegsjahren 1914-15 (Berlin, 1916); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Paul, Edwin: Der Soldat, an dem der Weltkrieg Vorbei Ging – Tagebuch, 1914-1918 (Einseideln, 1939)
  • Radtke, E.: Douaumont – Wie es Wirklich war (Berlin, 1934)
  • Regler, Gustav: Owl of Minerva (NY, 1959), pp. 36 ff. 
  • Richert, Dominik: The Kaiser’s Reluctant Conscript (Barnsley, 2012)
  • Remarque, Erich: All Quiet on the Western Front (NY, 1984)
  • Rinteln, Franz: The Dark Invader (London, 1933)
  • Rommel, Erwin: Infantry Attacks (London, 1990)
  • Rosenhainer, Ernst: Forward, March – Memoirs of a German Officer (Shippensburg, 2000)
  • Salburg-Falkenstein, Theodore: Das Wesen des Weltkreiges – Nachdenkliches Kriegstagebuch (), @ HathiTrust site
  • Salzmann, Erich von: Uber die Weltmeere zur Deutschen Front in Flandern (Leipzig, 1915)
  • Schauwecker, Franz: The Fiery Way (London, 1929)
  • von Schell, Adolf: Battle Leadership  (Fort Benning, 1933)
  • Schindler, D.: Eine 42 cm. Mörser-Batterie im Weltkrieg (Breslau, 1934); @ U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, Carlisle PA ( http://www.usahec.org )
  • Schoning, Karl: “Marching Through Belgium and France….August-September, 1914” @ http://www.oldworldwar.wordpress.com/category/gefr-karl-schoning
  • Schröer, Gustav: Die Flucht von der Murmanbahn – nach den Berichten eines Torgauer Husaren (Berlin, 1918); @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, then “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “German”)
  • Schubert, Gustav: In Frankreich Kriegsgefangen – Meine Erlebnisse auf dem Vormarsch der 1. Armée durch Belgien und Frankreich… (Magdeburg, 1915); avail. @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Sender, Gottfried, ed. M. Spanier: Leutnant Sender – Blatter der Erinnerung seine Freund…  (Hamburg, 1916)
  • Steinmetz, L.: “Meine Feuertaufe”, @ http://greatwardifferent.com/Great_War/Deutsch/Feuertaufe_01.htm
  • Storch, Karl: Von Feldgrauen Buchhändler – Stimmungsbilder, Briefe, und Karten (Magdeburg, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library/upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal sccounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Sulzbach, Herbert: With the German Guns – Fours Years on the Western Front (London, 1998)
  • Thimmermann, H.: Tatsachenbericht – Verdun, Souville (Munich, 1936)
  • Toller, Ernst: I Was a German (NY, 1934), pp. 47-136
  • Trobst, Hans: Mal Weder der Junker, I (10v., Hamburg, 1910-23)
  •                               Der Kommende Mann, II (10v., Hamburg, 1910-23); both avail. @ Amazon/kindle; vol. III-X forthcoming?
  • von Unruh, Fritz: The Way of Sacrifice ()
  •                                       Verdun – Opfergang (Frankfurt, 1925)
  • Vogel,                      : 3,000 Kilometer mit der Garde-Kavallerie (1922)
  • Wegener, Georg: Der Wall von Eisen und Feuer (Leipzig, 1915); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Wenig, Richard: Kriegs-Safari – Erlebnisse und Eindrücke aufden Zügen Lettow-Vorbecks durch des Ostliche Afrika (Berlin, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Westman, Stephen: Surgeon in the Kaiser’s Army (London, 1968) 
  • Wild, Max: Secret Service on the Russian Front (London, 1932)
  • Wingenbach, Karl: Als Meldengänger im Grossen Kriege – Fronterlebnisse eines Kriegsfreiwilligen, 1914-1918 (1935); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click on “WWI”, “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “German”)
  • Wolfien, Otto: Kriegstagebuch, 1914/15 – Feldpostbriefe an Frau und Kinder (Hamburg, 2009)
  • Wrede, Karl: Mein Ritt Nach Lille (Berlin, 1917); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, German”)
  • Zeiser-Beringer, H.: Der Einsame Feldherr – Die Wahrheir Uber Verdun (Berlin, 1934)
  • Zweig, Arnoulf: Education Before Verdun (London, 1936)

                                                                       

                                                b. Aviators                                        

                                                           > Unit Histories

  • Brauer, J.: Die Koenigliche Wuerttemburgs Flieger Abteilung (A)224 – ein Kriegstagbuch (Hamburg, 1935)
  • Cuneo, John: Winged Mars – The German Air Weapon, 1870-1914 (Harrisburg, 1942)
  • Eddelbuettel, F.: Artillerie-Fleiger (Dresden, 1918)
  • Flanagan, Brian: “Palestine Jagdstaffel – The Puzzling History of Jasta 55”, Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1972), pp. 46-59
  • Kaehnert, M.: Jagdstaffel 356 (Berlin, 1936; tr.: London, 1937)
  • Koch, Arthur: Die Fleiger-Abteilung (A)221 (Berlin, 1925)
  • Lampel, M.: Bombenfleiger – Luftabenteurliche Geschichten (Berlin, 1918)
  • von Loewenstern, Elard: Die Fleigersichterkundung im Welkriege (Berlin, 1937)
  • Merten, Emil: Die Fleiger-Abteilung (A)235 im Weltkriege (Zuelenroda, 1928)
  • N/A: Seefleiger ueber allen Meeren (Berlin, 1934)
  • Neumann, Georg: The German Air Force in the Great War (London, 1920)
  • Pletschacher, Peter: Die Koeniglich Bayerischen Fleigertruppen, 1912-1919 (Stuttgart, 1978)
  • Robinson, Douglas: Zeppelin in Combat – History of the German Naval Airship Division, 1912-1918 (London, 1962)
  • VanWyngarden, Greg: Jagdgeschwader Nr.  II – “Berthold” (Oxford, 2005)
  •                                                Aces of Jagdstaffel 17 ()
  • Welkoborsky, N.: Die Fleigerabteilung (A)211 im Weltkriege (Zeulenroda, 1938)
  •                                   : Vom Fleigen, Siegen, und Sterben einer Feldfleiger-Abteilung (Berlin, 1939)
  • Zeidelhack, Max (ed.): Bayerische Fleiger im Weltkrieg – eine Buch der Taten und Erinnerungen (Munich, 1919); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)

                                                                      

                                                       >Operations & Technical Studies

  • von Brandenfels, Treusch: Zeppelins Over England (NY, 1932)
  • Clark, Chad: “…Attack Aviation in the German Offensives of 1918”, Air Power History, XLV/2, Summer 1998, pp. 16-25
  • Cross, Wilbur: Zeppelins of World War I – Dramatic Story of Germany’s Lethal Airships (NY, 1991)
  • Cuneo, John: Winged Mars – The German Air Weapon, 1870-1914 (Harrisburg, 1942)
  • Gray, Peter and O. Thetford: German Aircraft of the First World War (Baltimore, 1987)
  • Griehl, Manfred and J. Dressel: Zeppelin – The German Airship Story (London, 1990)
  • Haddow, G. and P. Grosz: The German Giants…R-Planes, 1914-1918 (London, 1988)
  • Lehmann, Ernst and H. Mingos: The Zeppelins – Development of the Airship, With the Story of the Zeppelin Air Raids in the World War (NY, 1927)
  • Morrow, John: Building German Airpower, 1909-1914 (Knoxville, 1976)
  • Neumann, Georg: The German Air Force in The Great War (Portway, 1969; orig. cplte. version, 1921, as Die Deutschen Luftstreitkräfte im Weltkriege)
  •                                        The German Air Force I Knew (2014)
  • Supf, Peter: Das Buch der Deutschen Fluggeschichte, II – Vorkriegszeit, Kriegszeit, Nachkriegszeit (Berlin, 1935)

                                                                                         

                                                         >Biographies

  • Bronnenkant, Lance: The Blue Max Airmen…Awarded the Pour le Mérite (3 Vols.,   )
  • Diggens, Barry: September Evening – The Life and Final Combat of…German WW I Ace Werner Voss (London, 2003)
  • Ferko, A. E.: “Hans Henkel – the Desert Lion”, Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1972), pp. 1-15
  • Lange, Friedrich: Ritter v. Schleich – Jagdfleiger im Weltkrieg und im Dritten Reich (Dusseldorf, 1939)
  • Robinson, Douglas: “Hauptmann Wilhelm Schramm – Born in London, Died in London”, Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1972), pp. 77-84
  • Rabe, Hans-Gerd: “Willy Thoerner – a Reminiscence:, Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1972), pp. 85-90
  • Werner, Johannes: Knight of Germany – Oswald Boelcke (London, 1985)
  • Whiteside, Darren: Rampant Lion – Life of Eduard Ritter von Schleich, Germany’s “Black Knight” of WW I ()

                                                                                          

                                                        >Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • Bley, Wulf (ed.): Vier uber dem Feind – Fliegererlebnisse aus dem Weltkrieg (Stuttgart, 1935) 
  • Fuchs, Otto (ed.): Wir Flieger – Kriegserinnerungen eines Unbekannten (Leipzig, 1933)
  • Hublitz, Friedrich (ed.): Fliger-Erlebnisse und Flugergebnisse im Welkriege (Berlin, 1935)
  • Jahn, Arthur (ed.): Die Luftwaffe 1918 (Berlin, 1918)
  • von Langsdorff, Werner (ed.): Fliger am Feind – 71 Deutsche Luftfahrer Erzahlen (Gutersloh, 1934)
  • Marben, Rolf (ed.): Zeppelin Adventures (London, 1922)
  • Praclik, G. (ed.): Unter Stahlhelm und Fliegrehaube – Fronterlebnisse eines Kriegsfreiwilligen 1914-18 (Kassel, 1936)

                                                                                          

                                                           >Individual Memoirs

  • Bodenschatz, Karl: Hunting With Richtofen….Diaries (London, 1996)
  • Boelcke, Oswald: An Aviator’s Field Book @ http://www.gutenberg.org
  • Bohme, Erwin: Briefe eines Deutschen Kampffliegers… (Leipzig, 1930)
  • Bongartz, Heinz: Luftkrieg im Westen – Fluge, Kampfe, Siege Deutscher Flieger (Minden, 1930)
  • Breithaupt, Joachim: “Bombing England”, pp. 193-216 in H. C. Armstrong (ed.), Tales of Hazard (London, 1939)
  • Brzenk, Hans: Im Kampf Wider Kodarde und Weissen Adler (Berlin, 1925)
  •                             : Wir Jagten den Feind (Berlin, 1939)
  • Buckler, Julius: Malaula!….Jasta 17 (London, 2007)
  • Degelow, Carl: Germany’s Last Knight of the Air (London, 1979)
  • Dietrich, Richard: Im Flug ueber ein Halbesjahrhundert (Guetersloh, 1942)
  • Doerflinger, Joseph: Stepchild Pilot (Wichita, 1959)
  • Erhardt, M.: Im Ballon vor dem Feinde (Stuttgart, 1918)
  • Fischer, Johannes: Zwischen Wolken und Granaten (Berlin, 1932)
  • Haefner, Victor: “Souvenirs d’un Pilote Allemand sur la Guerre Aerienne en Palestine”, Revue de l’Armée de l’Air VIII/1936, pp. 289-312, 411-434,
  • Haupt-Heydemarck, Georg: Double-Decker C.666 (London, 1916)
  •                                                            Feldflieger (Berlin, 1930)
  •                                                            Flieger im Westen (Berlin, 1931)
  •                                                            Flieger-Abteilung 17 (Berlin, 1933; tr.: Flying Section 17, London, 193)
  •                                                            Feldflieger uber Mazedonien (Berlin, 1933; tr.: War Flying in Macedonia, London, 1935)     
  • Henkel, Hans (a.k.a. Hans Henkelburg): Als Kampflieger am Suez-Kanel (Berlin, 1917)
  • Hug, Andre: “…World War I Experiences….”, Cross and Cockade, XIII/4, Winter 1972, pp. 289-321:
  • Immelman, Franz (ed.): Immelman – “Eagle of Lille” (London, 1990)
  • Jentsch, Kurt: Jagdflieger im Feuer (Magdeburg, 1937)
  • Keurmann, Alfred: À 50 Mètres au-dessus du Front…Carnets de Guerre de… (); @ http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique3.html
  • Killinger, Erich: Die Abenteur des Ostseefliegers (Leipzig, 1915); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Kohl, Hermann: Bremskloetze Weg – Lebensbuch eines Deutschen Fliegers (Berlin, 1932)
  • Leonhardy, L.: Mit der Deutschen Luftwaffe durch Dick und Duenn (Berlin, 1926)
  • Liebmann, E.: Dardanellenflieger (Berlin, 1918)
  • Matthias, J.: Fesselballon im Feuer – Kriegserlebnisse… (Berlin, 1937)
  • Meierdirks, Karl: “Fliegerbriefe des Leutnants Meierdirks von der Palastinafront”, Luftwelt III/3 (1936), pp. 111-13
  • Osterkamp, Theo: Durch Hohen und Tiefen Jagt ein Herz (Heidelberg, 1952)
  • Pfleger, Arthur: Franz im Feur – 4 Jahre Flugzeugbeobachter (Regensburg, 1930)
  • Pluschow, Gunther: The One Who Got Away – Adventures of a German Aviator During the Great War  (np, 2011)
  • Rabe, Hans-Gerd: “Reminiscences”, Cross and Cockade (??)
  • Radenbach, Friedrich: Weit im Ruecken des Feindes – Kriegserlebnisse eines Fernaufklaerers (Berlin, 1938)
  • von Richtofen, Manfred: The Red Baron (Garden City, 1969)
  • Rolshoven, Hans: Seefleiger in Flandern – aus Tagebuchblaettern… (Berlin, 1937
  • Schaefer, E.: Vom Jaeger zum Flieger – Tagebuchblaetter und Briefe… (Berlin, 1918)
  • Schlenstedt, Franz: Vollgas! Ein Fliegerleben (1930); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “extended shelf”, “personal accounts”, “German”)
  • Schroder, Hans: A German Airman Remembers (London, 1986)
  • Stark, Rudolph: Wings of War – A German Airman’s Diary of the Last Year of the Great War  (London, 1988)
  • Struck, E.: Im Fesselballon (Berlin, 1918)
  • von Tschudi, Georg: Aus 34 Jahren Luftfahrt – Persoenliche Erinnerungen (Berlin, 1928)
  • von Tutschek, Ritter: Sturme und Luftsiege (Berlin, 1918); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “German”, “extended shelf”)
  •                                           In Trichtern und Wolken (Braunschweig, 1934)
  • Udet, Ernst: Ace of the Iron Cross (Garden City, 1970)

                                                                      

                                            c. Sailors                                              

                                                    >Narratives

  • Busch, F. O.: U-Boots – Taten (Berlin, 1934)
  •                              U-Bootsfahrten (Berlin, 1938)
  • Crompton, Iwan: “U-41” – der Zweite “Baralong” Fall (Berlin, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Firle, R. and H. Rollmann (eds.): La Guerra sul Mare, 1914-18; Publicazione dell’Archivio della Marina Germanica. La Guerra nel Baltico (2v., Rome, 1926-30)
  1. Dalla Scoppio delle Ostilata a Meta Marzo 1915
  2. l’Anno 1915
  • Hurd, Archibald: The German Fleet (London, 1915)
  • Messimer, Dwight: The Merchant U-Boat – Adventures of the Deutschland, 1916-18 (Annapolis, 1988)
  • Staff, Gary: Battle for the Baltic Islands, 1917 (Barnsley, 1988); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Tarrant, V. E.: The U-Boat Offensive, 1914-1945 (Annapolis, 1989)

                                                                                           

                                                    >Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • Erdman, Gustav: Die Taten der Deutschen Flotte im Weltkriege – mit Briefen und Berichten von Augenzeugen und Teilnahmen (Munich, 1919); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • N/A (ed.): U-Boat War 1914-1918, Vol. II – Three Accounts of German Submarines During the Great War  (np., 2010)

                                                    

                                                    >Admirals

  • Bauer, H.: Reichsleitung und U-Booteinsatz, 1914 bis 1918 (Lippoldsberg, 1956)
  • Hopman, A.: Das Kriegstagbuch eines Deutschen Seeoffiziers (Berlin, 1923)
  • Reuter, Ludwig: Scapa Flow (London, 1940)
  • Scheer, Reinhard: The German High Seas Fleet (London, 1920)
  • Souchon, Wilhelm: “La Percée de SMS Goeben et Breslau de Messine aux Dardanelles”, in Eberhard von Mantey, ed., Les Marins Allemands au Combat (Paris, 1930)
  • von Tirpitz, Alfred: My Memoirs (2v, NY, 1919)

                                             

                                              >Other Ranks

  • von Arnauld de la Perière, Lothar: Meine Kriegsfahrten mit U-35 (avail. on kindle @ Amazon/Germany)
  • Aye, Emil: Kreuzerjagd im Ozean – Kriegstagbuchblätter S.M. Hilfskreuzer “Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse” (1917); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended list”, “German”)
  • Callsen, Friedrich: “V188” – Meine Torpedoboot, Kriegsfahrten (Berlin, 1916); avail @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
  • Englehardt, Benno: Von der Korkillern zur Deutschen Front – Erlebnisse eines Jungen Seemanns (); avail @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Fock, Gorch: Nordsee ()
  • von Forstner,            : Journal of Submarine Commander von Forstner ()
  • von Hase, Georg: Kiel and Jutland (London, 1920)
  • König, Paul: Voyage of the Deutschland – The First Merchant Submarine (NY, 1916)
  • Kopp, Georg: Two Lone Ships (London, 1931)
  • Kraus,          : Die Fahrten der Goeben im Mittelmeer (Berlin, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Lietzmann, Joachim: Auf Verloren Posten – Unter der Flagge des Grafen Spee (Munich, 1922); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Moraht, Robert: Die Versunkung des “Danton” – Meine U-Boots – Ellebnisse von der Ostsee bis zum Mittelmeer (); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • von und zu Peckelsheim, Edgar Freiherr Spiegel: U.Boot 202, War Diary of a German Submarine (London, 1919); avail. @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Pochamer, Hans: Before Jutland…(London, 1931)
  • Raeder, Erich: My Life (Annapolis, 1960), pp. 3-105
  • Stumpf, Richard: War, Mutiny, and Revolution in the German Navy – WW I Diary of… (New Brunswick, 1967)
  • Wath, W.: Breslau-Midilli – Ein Jahr unter Türkischer Flagge… (Berlin, 1917); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Zenne, Gustav: Oberheizer Zenne, der Letzte Man der “Weisbaden” (Berlin, 1917); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/  (etc.)

               

                  D. Austro-Hungarian & Empire

                        1. Civilian Elite

                                     a. Biographies & Related Narratives

  • Demblin, August: Czernin und die Sixtus-Affaire (Munich,     )
  • MacDonogh, Giles: The Last Kaiser (NY, 2000)
  • Polzer-Hoditz, Arthur: Emperor Karl (NY, 1938)
  • Recouly, Raymond: François Joseph et le Crépescule d’un Empire (1934)

                                    

                                    b. Firsthand Accounts

  • Arz von Straussenburg, Arthur: Zur Geschichte des Grossen Krieges, 1914-18 (Vienna, 1924)
  • Burian von Rajecz, Stephen: Drei Jahre aus der Zeit meiner Amtsfuhrung im Kriege (Berlin, 1923)
  • Czernin, Ottokar: In the World War (London, 1920) 
  • Fellner, Fritz (ed.): Schicksalsjahre Osterreichs, 1908-19 – Das Politische Tagebuch Josef Redlichs (2v., Cologne, 1953-54)
  • Kaiser Karl (von Habsburg): Personliche Aufzeichnungen, Zeugnisse und Dokumente (Vienna, 1984)
  • Masaryk, T. G.: La Ressurrection d’un Etat, Souvenirs et Reflexions 1914-18 (Paris, 19  )
  • Nikitsch-Boulles, Paul: Vor dem Sturm – Erinnerungen an Erzherzog Thronfolger Franz Ferdinand (Berlin, 1925)
  • Seton-Watson, R. W. (ed.): Masaryk in England NY, 1943) 

                         

                          2. Other Civilian Memoirs

                          

                          3. Military Elite/Staff

                                       a. Biography & Related Narratives

  • Kronenbitter, Gunther: “Krieg im Frieden” – Die Fuhrung der k.u.k. Armee and die Grossmacht Osterreichs-Ungarns, 1906-1914 (Munich, 2003)
  • Regele, Oskar: Feldmarschal Conrad (Munich, 1955)

                                      

                                       b. Firsthand Accounts

  • Auffenberg-Komarow,  Moritz: Aus Osterreichs Hohe und Niedergang (Munich, 1921)
  • Conrad von Hotzendorf, Franz: Aus meiner Dienstzeit 1906-1918 ( 5v., Vienna, 1921-25); v. I/II rev. by Paul Lange, “How Wars Are Made”, The Living Age (24 February, 1923), pp. 452-457; @ http://unz.org/Pub/LivingAge-1923feb24-00452
  • von Bardolff, Carl: Soldat im alten Osterreich – Erinnerungen aus meinem Leben (Jena, 1938)
  • Joseph, (Archduke): A Világháboru a Milyennek én Lattem (The World War as I Saw It; 7 volumes, Budapest, 1926-1934); rev. by Alexander Johnson in J. Modern History VII/4 (Dec., 1935), pp. 455-464
  • Krauss, Alfred: Die Ursachen unserer Niederlage – Erinnerungen und Urteile aus dem Weltkriege (Munich, 1921)
  •                                   Miracolo di Caporetto ()
  • Sturgkh, Josef: Im Deutschen Grossen Hauptquartier (Leipzig, 1921)

                        

                          4. Front Line Soldiers/Sailors/Aviators

                                       a. Technical Studies – all services

  • Cornwall, Mark: “Morale and Patriotism in the Austr0-Hungarian Army, 1914-1918”, in John Horne (ed.), State, Society, and Mobilisation in Europe during the First World War (Cambridge, 1997)
  • Deák, István: “The Habsburg Army in the First and Last Days of World War I – A Comparative Analysis”, in Béla Király and N. Dreiszager (eds.), East Central European Society in World War I (Boulder, 1985)
  • Decsy, János: “The Habsburg Army on the Threshold of Total War”, in Király, op. cit.
  • Farkas, Márton: “Doberdo: The Habsburg Army on the Italian Frront, 1915-1916”, in Király, op. cit.

                                       b. Soldiers’ firsthand accounts

  • Abel, Kornel: Karst – Ein Buch vom Isonzo (Vienna, 1934); also as Carso (Milan, 1935)
  • Fischer, Ernst: An Opposing Man (NY, 1974), pp. 54-72
  • Gal, Joseph: In Death’s Fortress (NY, 1991)
  • Giavini, L. (ed.): Memorie e Speranza – Dal Fronte della Grande Guerra Diari Due “Nemici” – Riflessioni (2 diaries; one Austrian, one Italian)
  • Gozdovic, Rifat: Im Blutigen Karst – Erinnerungen eines Osterreichischen Offiziers aus dem Kriegsjahr 1914 (1915); avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn/edu/
  •                                    Am Col di Lana – Erinnerungen aus dem Kriegsjahre 1915 (Stuttgart, 1915); avail. as above
  • Kokoschka, Oskar: ….Letters, 1905-1976 (London, 1992), pp. 55-72
  • Kreisler, Fritz: Four Weeks in the Trenches (Boston, 1915)
  • Kugy, Juliuz: Mia Guerra nelle Giulie/Mein Krieg in den Julischen ()
  • Latzko, Andreas: Men in War (NY, 1918)
  • Musil, Robert: Diaries, 1899-1941 (NY, 1999), pp. 173-206
  • Neuwirth, W.: Isonzo-Piave-Montello (1934)
  • Ogrsec, Egon: Kriegstagbuch von…. (at Librarie Militare site)
  • Reich, Wilhelm: Passion of Youth….1897-1922 (NY, 1990), pp. 53-67 
  • Reiter, Michael: Balkan Assault – The Diary of an Officer, 1914-18 (London, 1994)
  • Salburg-Falkenstein,         : Das Wesen des Weltkrieges…Kriegstagbuch 1914-19 (Vienna, 1920), @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Schittenhelm, Helmut: Wir Zogen nach Friaul – Erlebnisse einer Kriegskameradschaft Zwischen Isonzo und Piave (Stuttgart, 1939)
  • Schneller, K.: 1916 – Manco’ un Soffio, Diario Inedito del Strafexpedition (1984)
  • Soltesz, Nicholas (a.k.a. Nicholas Snowden): Memoirs of a Spy – Adventures Along the Eastern Fronts (NY, 1933)
  • Spencer, Franz: Battles of a Bystander (NY, 1931)
  • Sturzenegger, C.: Serbien im Europäischen Kriege, 1914-15: nach Briefe…und eigenen Erlebnissen (Zurich, 1916), avail. @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “German”)
  • Tenenbaum, Joseph: Mad Heroes – Skeletons and Sketches of the Eastern Front (NY, 1931)
  • Tisza, Istvan: Lettres de Guerre, 1914-16 (Paris, 1931)

                                   b. Aviators

                                     c. Sailors

                                     

                E. Russia

                        1. Civilian Elite

                                      a. Biography and Related Narratives

  • Massie, Robert: Nicholas and Alexandra (NY, 1967)
  • Noskoff, Jason: Nicholas II Inconnu (Paris,      )
  • Radzinsky, Edvard: The Last Tsar (NY, 1992)
  • Radziwill, Catherine: Nicholas II, Last of the Tsars (London, 1931)

                                      

                                     b. Firsthand

  • Alexandra, (Empress): Letters of the Tsarita to the Tsar, 1914-16 (London, 1923)
  • Buchanan, George: My Mission to Russia and Other Diplomatic Memories (2 v., Boston, 1923)
  • Gilliard, Pierre: Thirteen Years at the Russian Court (NY, 1922)
  • Kalmykov, Andrew: Memoirs of a Russian Diplomat – Outposts of the Empire, 1893-1917 (New Haven, 1971)
  • Kokovtsov, Vladimir: Out of My Past (Palo Alto, 1935)
  • Nikludov, A. A.: Diplomatic Reminiscences Before and During the World War, 1911-1917 (NY, 1920)
  • Paléologue, Maurice: An Ambassador’s Memoirs (3 v., London, 1924-25) 
  • Raziwill, Catherine: Intimate Life of the Last Tsarina (NY, 1928); rev. in J. Modern History I/1 (March, 1929), p. 137
  • Rodzianko, M. V.: Memoirs – Reign of Rasputin (London, 1927)
  • Romanov, Nicholas: Journal Intime de Nicolas II, Juillet 1914 – Juillet 1918 (Paris, 2013); @ http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Sazonov, Sergei: Fateful Years, 1909-1916  (NY, 1928)
  • de Schalking, Eugene: Suicide of Monarchy – Recollections of a Diplomat (Toronto, 1918); avail. @ Amazon/kindle
  • Schilling, (Baron): How the War Began – Diary of…Chief of the Chancellery of the Russian Foreign Office in 1914 (London, 1925)
  • Stieve, F. (ed.): Der Diplomatische Schriftwechsel Iswolkis, 1911-1914 (5 v., Berlin, 1924)
  • Tcharykov, N. V.: Glimpses of High Politics – Through War and Peace, 1855-1929 (London, 1931)
  • Williams, J. H.: The Emperor Nicholas as I Knew Him (London, 1922)
  • Witte, Sergius: Memoirs, 1849-1915  (NY, 1921)

                       

                        2. Other Civilian Memoirs

  • Botkin, Gleb: The Real Romanovs (NY, 1931)
  • Hutchinson, Lincoln (ed.): Hidden Springs of the Russian Revolution – Personal Memoirs of Katerina Breshkovskaia (1931?)
  • Pierce, Ruth: Trapped in “Black Russia” – Letters, June-November 1915 ()
  • Rachmaninoff, Sergei: Letters ()

                        3. Military Elite/Staff

                                  a. Biography & Related Narratives

  • Agourtine, Léon: Le Général Soukhomlinov (Clichy, 1951)
  • Danilov, Yuri: Le Premier Généralissime des Armees Russes – Le Grand-Duc Nicolas (Paris, 1932)
  • Florinsky, M. T.: “A Page of Diplomatic History – Russian Military Leaders and the Problem of Constantinople During the War”, Political Science Q. XLIV (1929), pp. 108-15
  • Steinberg, John: All the Tsar’s Men – Russia’s General Staff and the Fate of the Empire, 1898-1914 (Baltimore, 2010); rev. @ J. Slavic Military Studies XXIII/4 (2010), pp. 709-10

                                 b. Firsthand Accounts

  • Brusilov, A. A.: A Soldier’s Notebook (London, 1930)
  • Danilov, Yuri: La Russie dans la Guerre Mondiale (Paris, 1927)
  • Dobrorolsky, Serge: “La Mobilisation de la’Armée Russe en 1914”, in Revue de l’Histoire de la Guerre (1923), pp. 53-69, 144-65
  • Golovine, N. N.: The Russian Campaign of 1914 (Ft. Leavenworth, 1933)
  •                                   The Russian Army in the World War New Haven, 1931)
  • Gourko, Basil: War and Revolution in Russia, 1914-1917 (NY, 1919)
  • Kliouv,          : “La Bataille de Tannenberg d’apres de Nouvelles Etudes Risses”, in Revue d’Histoire de la Guerre (1924), pp. 240-245
  • Knox, Alfred: With the Russian Army, 1914-17 (2v., London, 1921)
  • Nikolaieff, A. M.: “Russian Plan of the Campaign…1914”, in Infantry J.(Sept.-Oct., 1932)
  • Sukhomlinov, Vladimir: Erinnerungen (Berlin, 1924)
  • Wrangel, Nicholas: Memoirs, 1847-1920 (Phila., 1927)

                        

                         4. Front Line Soldiers/Aviators/Sailors

                                    a. Soldiers

                                               >Units

  • Novikov, P. A.: “To the Stokhod River – The Transbaikal Coassack Division in June 1916”, J. of Slavic Military Studies XXIII/4 (2010), pp. 656-665
  • Rutherford, Ward: The Russian Army in World War I (London, 1975)
  • Tolstoy, Leo: Cossacks (Boston, 1932)

                                              

                                            >Firsthand Accounts

  • Andreyev, Leonid: Confessions of a Little Man During Great Days (1917), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “ww I books”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “Russia”)

                                    b. Aviators

                                    c. Sailors

               

                 F. Italian

                         1. Civilian Elite

                                     a. Biographies

  • Alatri, Paolo: D’Annunzio (Turin, 1983) 
  • Bonadeo, Alfredo: D’Annunzio and the Great War (2004)
  • Hughes-Hallett, Lucy: The Pike – Gabriele d’Annunzio – Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War (2013)
  • Winwar, Frances: Wingless Victory – A Dual Biography of Gabriel d’Annunzio and Eleonara Dus (1956)

                                     b. Firsthand

  • Aldrovandi-Marascotti, L.: Guerra Diplomatika – Ricordi e Frammenti di Diario, 1914-1919 (1938)
  • Crespi, S.: Alla Difesa d’Italia in Guerra e a Versailles (1940)
  • Giolitti, Giovanni: Memoires de ma Vie (Paris,      )
  • Martini, F.: Ferdinando Martini – Diario 1914-1918 (1966)
  • Mussolini, Benito: …As Revealed in His Political Speeches, November 1914 – August 1923 (London, 1923), @ http://bookprep/com/read/mussoliniasrevea00mussuoft
  • Salandra, A.: I Discorsi della Guerra (1922)
  •                              la Neutralita’ Italiana – 1914 (1928)
  •                              l’Intervento – 1915 (1939)
  •                              Memorie Politiche, 1916-1925 (1951)
  • Scipione, P.: l’Italia nella Guerra Mondiale (1930)

                         

                         2. Other Civilian Memoirs

  • Albertini, Luigi: I Giorni di un Liberale (Bologna, 2000)
  • Alessi, Rino: Dall’Isonzo al Piave – Lettere Clandestine di un Correspondente di Guerra (Milan, 1966)
  • Barzini, Luigi: Al Fronte-Maggio, Ottobre 1915 (1928)
  •                                Dal Trentino al Carso…Novembre 1916 (1917)
  •                                Vita Vagabonda(Milan, 1948)
  • Batesta, C.: Piccolo Diario di Caterina ()
  • Battisti, Cesare: Epistolario (2v., Florence, 1966)
  • Conan Doyle, Arthur: A Visit to Three Fronts (London, 1916)
  • Dos Passos, John: The Fourteenth Chronicle – Letters and Diaries (London, 1974)
  • Frescura, A.: Diario di un Imboscato ()
  • Gasperi, Alcide de: De Gasperi Scrive – Corrispondenza con Capi di Stato, Cardinali, Uomini Politici, Giornalisti, Diplomatici (Brescia, 1974)
  • Green, Julian: The War at Sixteen – Autobiography, Vol. II, 1916-1920 (NY, 1993)
  • Kipling, R.: La Guerra nella Montagne – Impressioni dal Fronte Italiano (1917)
  • von Kurowsky, Agnes: The Lost Diary of…(a.k.a. Hemingway in Love and War; NY, 1989)
  • Mowrer, Lilian: Journalist’s Wife (NY, 1937); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Speranza, Gino: The Diary of… (2 vol., NY, 1941)
  • Zingarelli, I.: l’Invasione – Diario di un Giornalista a Zurigo dopo Caporetto (1918)

                        

                          3. Military Elite/Staff

                                      a. Biographies

  • Corselli, R.: Cadorna (1937)
  • Hofe, G.: Armando Diaz (1965)
  • Mangone, A.: Diaz – da Caporetto al Piave a Vittorio Veneto (1987)
  •                          : Luigi Capello – Da Gorizia all Bainsizza da Caporetto al Carcere (1994)

                                      

                                    b. Individual Memoirs

  • Alberti, Adriano: Testimonianze Straniere sulla Guerra Italiana, 1915-1918 (Rome, 1933)
  • Bertotti, E.: La Nostra Spedizione in Albania (1926)
  • Cadorna, Luigi: La Guerra alla Fronte Italiana (2 vol., Milan, 1923)
  •                                  Attaco Frontale e Ammaestramento Tattico (Rome, 1915)
  •                                  Altra Pagine sulla Grande Guerra (1925)
  •                                  Pagine Polemiche (Milan, 1950)
  •                                   …Lettre Famigliari (Milan, 1967)
  • Capello, L.: Per la Verita’ (1920)
  •                          Caporetto, Perche? (1967)
  • Caviglia, E.: La Battaglia della Bainsizza (1930)
  •                        : La Dodicesime Battaglie – Caporetto (1934)
  •                        : Le Tre Battaglie del Piave (1934)
  •                        : Vittorio Veneto (1920)
  • Corni, G.: Riflessi e Visioni della Grande Guerra in Albania – Ricordi di un Ufficiale (1928)
  • Douhet, G. (ed.): Documenti a Complemento della Relazione d’Inchiesta per Caporetto (1919)
  •                                  : La 5 Divisione Alpina sul Fronte di Valmonica – Diario Critico di Guerra – in Appendice il Processo, la Condenna e la Riabilitazione del Primo Accustore del…Luigi Cadorna (1997)
  • Gatti, A.: Nel Tempo del Tormenta (1924)
  •                     Tre Anni di Vita Militare… (1924)
  •                  : La Parte dell’Italia (1926)
  •                  : Caporetto – dal Diario di Guerra Inedito (1964)
  • Giardino, G.: Piccole Faci nella Bufera (1924)
  •                           : Quaderni di Storia della Guerra –  le Sorprese della Storia nella Battaglia del Giugno 1918  (1934)
  •                           : Rievocazione e Riflessioni di Geurra (3 vol., 1929 )
  • Mangone, A.: Diaz – da Caporetto al Piave a Vittorio Veneto (1987)

                        

                         4. Front Line Soldiers/Aviators/Sailors

                                      a. Soldiers

                                                   >Unit Histories

  • Cappellano, Felippo and F. Carbone: “I Carabinieri Reali al Fronte nella Grande Guerra”, in Nicola Labanca and G. Rochat (eds.), Il Soldato, la Guerra e il Rischio di Morire (Milan, 2006)

                                                  >Technical Studies

  • Bianchi, Bruna: La Follia et la Fuga – Nevrose di Guerra, Diserzione e Disobbedienza nell’Escrito Italiano, 1915-18 (Rome, 2001)
  • Forcella, Enzo and A. Montoconi: Plotone d’Esecuzioni – I Processi della Prima Guerra Mondiale (Bari, 1968)
  • Ministero della Guerra: I Refornimento dell’Esercito Mobilitato Durante la Guerra all Fronte Italiana, 1915-1918 (Rome, 1924)

                                                  >Biographies of Individuals

  • Barenghi, Mario: Ungaretti – Un Ritratto e Cinque Studi (Modena, 1999)
  • Bertone, Manuela and R. Dombroski (eds.): Carlo Emilio Gadda – Contemporary Perspectives (Toronto, 1997)
  • Bultrini, Nicola: L’Ultimo Fante – La Grande Guerra sul Carso nelle Memorie do Carlo Orelli (Chiari, 2004)
  • Colapietra, Raffaele: Leonida Bissolati (Milan, 1958)
  • Cammani, Enrico: La Guerra di Joseph (Turin, 1998)

                                                   

                                                    >Anthologies of Firsthand Accounts

  • AAVV (eds.): Diari di Guerra sulla Marmolada e sul Col di Lana (incl. both Italian and Austro-Hungarian material)
  • Bartoli, M. D. et al. (eds.): Dalla Marmolada al Piave – Diari e Testimonianza della Grande Guerra, 1915-1918… (1995)
  • Caccia Dominioni, Paolo (ed.): 1915-1919 (1965)
  • Caffarena, F. (ed.): Lettere dalla Grande Guerra – Scritture de Quotidi
  • ano, Monumenti della Memoria, Fonti per la Storia – Il Caso Italiano ()
  • Cortellessa, Andrea (ed.): Le Notti Chiari Erano Tutte un’Alba – Antologia dei Poeti Italiani nella Prima Guerra Mondiale (Milan, 1998)
  • Fabi, Lucio (ed.): La Guerra in Casa 1914-1918. Soldati e Popolazioni del Friuli Austriaco nella Grande Guerra (1991)
  • Faldella, Emilio (ed.): I Racconti della Grande Guerra (Milan, 1966)
  • Feresti, Fabio et al. (eds.): Era Come e Mietere – Testimonianze Orali e Scritte di Soldati sulla Grande Guerra con Immagini Inedite (Bolgna, 1983)
  • Garrone, G. (ed.): Lettere di Guerra, 1914-18 (1974)
  • Gaspari, P. (ed.): Marmolada e Col di Lana, Vol. I – La Prima Estate di Guerra nel Racconto di Ricciotti Garibaldi e di Altri Ufficiali della Brigata Alpi ()
  • Genova, A. (ed.): Noi Combattente a Caporetto e al Piave (1968)
  • Giacomel, Paolo: Avanti Savoia! La Grande Guerra Vissuta da un Romano, un Sardo e un Toscano della Brigata Reggio sul Fronte delle Dolomiti (Udine, 2003)
  • Guerrieri, F. (ed.): Lettre d’alla Trincea – Libia – Carso – Trentino – Macedonia (1969)
  • Marpicati, A. (ed.): Ritratti e Racconti di Guerra (1932)
  • Rigoni-Stern, M. (ed.): 1915-1918, La Guerra sugli Altipiani ()
  • Robbiati-Viazzi, P (ed.).: Guerre d’Aquile, Ortles-Cevedale-Adamello 1917-18 ()
  • de Simone, C. (ed.): Soldati i Generali a Caporetto (1970)
  • Volpato, P. (ed.): Ortigara il 25 Giugno 19127 – Nel Racconto degli Ufficiali di Prima Linea ()

                                                  

                                                >Individual Memoirs

  • Acerbi-Pasquali,          : Soldati e Cannoni – Diario e Fotografie di un Ufficiale di Artiglieria ()
  • Adamoli, Federico: Se Mi Salvo la Vita è un Caso – Diario di Guerra, 1916-1918 (avail. on kindle @ Amazon/Italy)
  • Anon.: Memorie di Guerra – Il Dovere o la Ragione. Alpi Giulie-Octobre 1917. Diario di un Cecchino Italiano a Sella Novea ()
  • “Tenente Anonimo”: Ardito – Memorie de Guerra di un Ufficiale di Artiglieria, 1915-18 ()
  • “Tenente Anonimo”: Glorie i Miserie della Trincea-Fronte Italiano, 1915-1918 ()
  • Azzoni-Avogadro, F.: Amico del Re – il Diario di Guerra inedito del Col. Francesco….Vol. I ()
  • Agnosti, G.: Con i Lupi de 77 Fanteria-Brigade Toscana, 1915-1918 (1934)
  • Alpago-Novello, A.: Tempore Bella MCMXV-MCMXVIII – La Guerra Vista da un Ufficiale Bellunese del Genio Militate ()
  • Andreoletti-Viazzi, A.: Con gli Alpini sulla Marmolada, 1915-17 (1977)
  • Apicella, M.: Con l’Esercito Italiano nell’Oriente Balcanico (1928)
  • Baldassarre, A. R.: Calvario di un Fante – la mia Guerra 1915-1918 ()
  • Barni, Giulio: Anima di Frontiera (Milan, 1966)
  • Bertoli, P.: La Grande Avventura, 1915-18 (1969)
  • Bissolati, Leonida: Diario di Guerra… (Turin, 1935)
  • Boccioni, Umberto: Gli Scritti Editi e Inedti (Milan, 1971)
  • Borroni, Delfino: “Il Diario de…”, @ http://digilander.libero.it/lacorsainfinita/diari/borroni.htm
  •                                     interview @ http://www.parrochiamadonnadeipoveri.net/index.php?id=153
  • Borsi, Giosue’: Lettere dal Fronte (np., 1916)
  • Bracci-Testasecca, Lucangelo: Dai Dragoni del Genova ai Bersaglieri di Boriani – Il Diario di Guerra di un Intellettuale Aristocratico ()
  • Caccia Dominioni, Paolo: 1915-19, Diario di Guerra ()
  • Cadeddu-Grande, L. (ed.): In Fuga da Caporetto (“Memorie di geurra di Vincenzo Acquaviva, sottotenente del 47. Reggimento di Artiglieria…”)
  • Caprarella, Ido: Diario di Guerra del Caporale……23 Maggio-24 Ottobre 1915 ()
  • Caserini-Giacomel, R.: Avanti, è la Vita! 1915-18 ()
  • Ceola, M.: Dalle Trincee alle Nubi, 1915-1918 ()
  • Cecchin, Giovanni: Isonzo, Caporetto e la Ritirata (1996)
  • Cignozzi, G.: Primavere di Sangue – Episodi e Meditazioni di Guerra (1934)
  • Colombo, D. (ed.): Memorie di Guerra da Biacesa – Il Diario del Finanziere Celestino Botti – Val di Ledro, 1915-1918 ()
  • Comisso, Giovanni.: Giorni di Guerra (1961)
  • Conti, David: Diario di Guerra, 1917-1918 ()
  • Corsaro, G.: Arditi di Guerra (1935)
  • Cortese, C.: Diario di Guerra, 1916-1917 ()
  • Cuzzoni, G.: Prigione di Trincee – Memoriale Inedito della Grande Guerra ()
  • Dalton, Hugh: With British Guns in Italy (London, 1919)
  • Delacroix, C.: Guerra di Popolo (1922)
  • D’Annunzio, Gabriele: Diari di Guerra, 1914-1918 (Milan, 2002)
  •                                                  Prose di Ricerca (Milan, 2005)
  • Dusi, Francesco: Dall’Adige all’Isonzo ()
  • Fabi,L. (ed.): Guerra a Fuoco – Dal Carso agli Altipiani, dal Monte Grappa al Piave – la Grande Guerra nell’Album Fotografico del Tenente Sante Gaudenzi ()
  • Fabris, Giacomo: Dalle Dolomiti al Carso da Caporetto al Piave ()
  • Favetti, Guido: Escerito della Morte – Dall’Africa al Carso, Il Diario di un Volontario Irredento (Udine, 2004)
  • Fontana-Magrin, D.-G.: Battaglion Baionetta – la Grand Guerra del Btg. Vicenza nei Diari Inediti dei Tenenti Luigi Suppi, Gian Giuseppi Palmieri e dell’Alpino Giovanni Perin ()
  • Fossati, F.: Diario di Guerra – Dalla Libia all’Isonzo ()
  • Gadda, C.: Giornale di Guerra e di Prigionia ()
  • Gambarotto-Dal Bo, S.: Fino all’Ultimo Sangue – Sulle Rive de Piave alla Battaglia del Solstizo con il Tenente Vincenzo Acquaviva ()
  • Garaventa, A.: In Guerra con gli Alpini (1935)
  • Garrone, G.: Lettre di Guerra, 1914-1918 (1974)
  • Giuriati, G.: Diario di Guerra ()
  • Giavini, L. (ed.): Memorie e Speranza – Dal Fronte della Grande Guerra Diari di Due “Nemici” – Riflessioni (2 diaries, one Italian, one Austrian)
  • Gladden, Norman: Across the Piave (London, 1971)
  • Jahier, P.: Con Me e Con Gli Alpini (1943)
  • Lodolini. A.: Quattro Anni senza Dio – il Diario di un Ufficiale Mazziniano dalle Trincee, del Carso alle Giudicarie ()
  • de Lollis, C.: Taccuino di Guerra (1973)
  • Lucarelli, Giuzeppe: Memorie di Guerra – Diario della Guerra Italo-Austriaca in Val Raccolano, Marzo 1915-Luglio 1916 ()
  • Lussu, Emilio: Sardinian Brigade (NY, 1939)
  • Macchieraldo, F. (ed.): Quaderno di Guerra. Carso, Altipiani, Caporetto – la Grande Guerra nella Memoria Autobiografica del Caporale Marchesotti ()
  • Monelli, Paolo: Sette Battaglie (1928)
  •                              : Toes Up (London, 1930)
  •                              : la  Guerra e’Bella Ma e’Scomoda (1951)
  • Monti-Buzzetti, S.: Scusate la Calligrafia – Lettere dal Fronte ()
  • Omodeo, A.: Momenti della Vita di Guerra – Dai Diari e dalle Lettere Dei Caduti, 1915-1918 (1968)
  • Ortali, Alfred: Dalla Romagna alla Marmolada per un Ideale Repobblicano ()
  • Paresi, T.: Dal Corso a Fiume – Memorie di Guerra, 1917-1918 ()
  • Passeri, L.: Monte San Michele – ed Altere Cronache di Guerra  (1933)
  • Pirazzolo, A.: Battaglia di Caporetto nelle Impressioni di uno che c’Era… ()
  • Pozzobon, Giuzeppe: Memoria della Campagna Italo-Austriaca, 1915-16 ()
  • Quaglia, M.: La Guerre del Fante (1934)
  • Radrizanni, G.: Dalla Bainsizza a Bligny – Memorie di un Fante (1984)
  • de Rissi, E.: La Vita di un Ufficiale Italiano sino alla Guerra (1927)
  • Rossaro-Viazzi, E.-L.: Con gli Alpini in Guerra sulle Dolomiti ()
  • Rotolo, G.: Dal Piave al Don – Tre Guerre nella Vita di un Chirugo (I, Abyssinia, II)
  • Salsa, C.: Trincee – Confidenze di un Fante (1982)
  • Salvioni, Ferruccio: Lettere dall’Guerra di Ferruccio ed Enrico Salvioni (Milan, 1918)
  • Semeria, G.: Memorie di Guerre (1926)
  • Soffici, A.: la Ritirata del Friuli – Note di un Ufficiale della 2nd Armata (1934)
  • Sorrenti,  Antonio: “Memories….” @ http://members.shaw.ca/sorrenti/index.html
  • di Valmarana, A.: Con gli Autocannoni sui Fronte ()
  • Viazzi, L.: Diario dall’Inferno ()
  • Viazzi-Mattioli,        (ed.): Inferno del Lagazuoi (“…nel diario del magg. Martini)

                                      b. Aviators

                                                  >Technical Studies/Operations

  • Vergnano, Pietro: Origini dell’Aviazioni in Italia, 1783-1918 (Genova, 1964)

                                                  >Biographies

  • Contini, L.: Barraca – l’Asso Italiano (1933)

                                                  >Individual Memoirs

  • Fitch, Willis: Wings in the Night – Flying the Caproni Bomber in World War I (Nashville, 1989)
  • Fucini, M.: Voli sul Nemico – Ricordi di Guerra (1933)
  • Scaroni, S.: Battaglie nel Cielo (1934)
  • Vecchiato-Zanon, D.-G. (ed.): Qui Finisce l’Odio de Mondo – La Grande Guerra nelle Memorie e nelle Immagini del Capitano Giuseppi Gabbin ()
  • Viglino, Camillo: Memoirs of… – Italian Air Force, 1915-1916 (Victoria, 2001)

                                      c. Sailors

                                                   >Narratives

                                                   >Firsthand

  

               G. American

                         1. Civilian Elite

                                      a. Biographies

  • DeWeerd, Harvey: President Wilson Fights his War – World War I and the American Intervention (NY, 1968)
  • Ferrel, Robert: Woodrow Wilson and World War I (NY, 1985)
  • Hendrick, Burton: Life and Letters of Walter Hines Page (3v., NY, 1922-26)
  • Kerney, James: Political Education of Woodrow Wilson (NY, 1926)
  • Link, Arthur: Wilson the Diplomatist (Baltimore, 1957)
  • Loth, David: Woodrow Wilson, the 15th Point 
  • Mott, T. Bentley: Myron T. Herrick, Friend of France (NY, 1929)

                                       

                                     b. Memoirs

  • Armstrong, Hamilton F.: Peace and Counter-Peace, from Wilson to Hitler – Memoirs of…. (NY, 1971)
  • Bryan, W. J. and M. Bryan: Memoirs of… (Chicago, 1925)
  • Gardner, Augustus: Some Letters of… (Boston, 1920)
  • Gerard, James: My Four Years in Germany (NY, 1917)
  •                                  Face to Face with Kaiserism (NY, 1918)
  • Gibson, Hugh: A Journal from our Legation in Belgium (NY, 1917)
  • Hendrick, Burton (ed.): Life and Letters of Walter Paige (3 v., Garden City, 1923)
  • House, E. Mandel: Intimate Papers of… (2v., NY, 1926)
  • Link, Arthur (ed.): The Papers of Woodrow Wilson (69v., Princeton, 1966-94) 
  • Meriwether, Lee: Le Journal de…Attache Special d l’Ambassade Americaine a Paris 1916-1918 (Paris, 1922)
  • Schwab, Charles: “Our Industrial Victory”, National Geographic XXXIV(July-Dec., 1918), pp. 212-29
  • Villard, Oswald: Fighting Years – Memoirs of a Liberal Editor (NY, 1939)
  • Whitlock, Brand: Belgium – A Personal Narrative (NY,      )
  • Wilson, Woodrow: Why We Are at War – Messages to Congress, January-April 1917 ()

                        

                         2. Other Civilian Memoirs (incl. reporters, medical, etc.)

  • anon.: “Diary of Section VIII – American Ambulance Field Service” @ http://net.lib.byu.edu/~rdh7//wwi/memoir/SSU8/DiarySSU8.html
  • Ashe, Elizabeth: Intimate Letters from France – with Extracts from her Diary (San Francisco, 1931); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Austin, Walter: A War Zone Gadbout – Being the Authentic Account of Four Trips to the Fighting Nations during 1914, ’15, ’16… (Boston, 1917)
  • Barclay, Harold: A Doctor in France, 1917-1919 – The Diary of… (NY, 1923)
  • Bernheim, Bertram: “Passed as Censored”… (Phila., 1918)
  • Buswell, Leslie: “Ambulance #10” @ http://net.lib.byu.edu/~rdh7//wwi/memoir
  • Bowerman, Guy: Compensations of War – Diary of an Ambulance Driver During the Geat War (Austin, 1983)
  • Bryan, Julien: Ambulance 464 (NY, 1918)
  • Bullitt, Ernesta: An Uncensored Diary from the Central Empires (NY, 1917)
  • Clarke, Carolyne: “Evacuation 114”: As Seen from Within (Boston, 1919)
  • Cobb, Irvin: Paths of Glory – Impressions of War Written at and Near the Front (NY, 1914)
  • Cummings, E.E.: The Enormous Room (Mineola, 2002)
  • Cushing, Harvey: From a Surgeon’s Journal (Boston, 1936)
  • Cutler, G. Ripley: Of Battles Long Ago – Memoirs of an American Ambulance Driver in WW I (NY, 1979)
  • Davis, Richard: With the Allies (NY, 1914)
  • Derby, Richard: Wade In, Sanitary! – Story of a Division Surgeon in France (NY, 1919)
  • Dexter, Mary: In the Soldiers’ Service – War Experiences…England, Belgium, France, 1914-18 (); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Dos Passos, John: One Man’s Initiation – 1917,  in Dos Passos Novels 1920-25 (NY, 2003), pp. 3-85
  • Fortescu, Granville: At the Western Front – Two Classic Accounts of the First World War by an American Correspendent (np., 2013) 
  • “friends of France:: Field Service of the American Ambulance, Described by its Members (Boston, 1916)
  • Gibbons, Floyd: And They Thought We Wouldn’t Fight (NY, 1918)
  • Green, Horace: Log of a Non-Combatant (Boston, 1916); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Greenman, Edward: Grandpa’s War – Adventures of a WW I Ambulance Driver (NY, 1992)
  • Hamm, Elizabeth: In White Armor (NY, 1919)
  • Harrison, Carter: With the American Red Cross in France 1918-19 (1947)
  • Hinckley, Faith: Forgotten Fires (NY, 1923)
  • Hopkins, Nevil: Over the Threshold of War (Phila., 1918)
  • Johnson, Thomas: Without Censor – New Light on our Greatest War Battles (Indianapolis, 1928)
  • Judd, James: With the American Ambulance in France (Honolulu, 1919)
  • Kingman, Henry: Section 61 – Selections from the Letters of…Member SSAU 61, Norton Harjes Ambulance Corps, May to October 1917 (NY, 1917)
  • Lucieto, Charles: On Special Missions (NY, 1927)
  • Mayer, Ernest: “Hey! Yellowbacks!” War Diary of a Conscientious Objector (NY, 1930)
  • Mayo, Katherine: That Damn Y (Boston, 1920)
  • O’Brien, Alice: No Glory – Letters from France (London, 1917)
  • Peters, Joseph: Before, During, and After the World War (Ft. Wayne, 1933)
  • Ponton, Charles: “Diary”, in Speer Morgan and G. Michalson, eds.: For Our Beloved Country – American War Diaries… (NY, 1994), pp. 269-321
  • Powell, E. Alexander: Fighting in Flanders (NY, 1914) 
  • Pottle, Frederick: Stretchers – Story of a Hospital Unit on the Western Front (New Haven, 1929)
  • Putnam, Elizabeth: On Duty and Off – Letters of…Written in France, May 1917 – September 1918 (Cambridge, 1919)
  • Rinehart, Mary: Kings, Queens, and Pawns – An American Woman at the Front (1915), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Sibley, Frank: With the Yankee Division in France (Boston, 1919)
  • Sinclair, Mary: Journal of Impressions in Belgium (NY, 1915); @ http:/onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Speakman, Marie: Memories (Wilmington, 1937)
  • Stevenson, William: From Poilu to Yank – Section #1, American Ambulance, 1917  (Boston, 1918)
  • Thomas, Lowell: This Side of Hell (Garden City, 1932)
  • Wharton, Edith: Voyages au Front – De Dunkerque a Belfort (Paris,      )

                        

                         3. Military Elite/Staff

                                           a. Biography

  • Millett, Allan: The General – Robert L. Bullard and Officership in the United States Army, 1881-1925 (Westport, 1975)
  • Smythe, Donald: Guerrilla Warrior – Early Life of John J. Pershing (NY, 1973)
  • Vandiver, Frank: Black Jack – Life and Times of John J. Pershing (2v., College Station, 1977)

                                           b. Memoirs

  • Alexander, Robert: Memories of the World War, 1917-1918 (NY, 1931)
  • Chanler, Winthrop: Some Letters from “Chan”, 1886-1926 (Chester, 1939)
  • LeJeune, John: Reminiscences of a Marine (Phila., 1930)
  • March, Peyton: The Nation at War (Garden City, 1932)
  • Mott, T. B.: Twenty Years as Military Attaché (NY, 1937)
  • Pershing, John J.: My Experiences in the World War (2v., NY, 1931)
  • Puleston, W. D.: High Command in the World War (NY, 1934)
  • Scott, Hugh: Some Memories of a Soldier (NY, 1928)

                        

                          4. Front Line Soldiers/Aviators/Sailors

                                      a. Anthologies (all services)

  • Amerine, William: Alabama’s Own in France (NY, 1919)
  • Anon. (ed.): Letters from Oregon Boys in France (Portland, 1918)
  • Berry, Henry (ed.): Make the Kaiser Dance…The American Experience in World War I (NY, 1978)
  • Cheseldine, R. M.: Ohio in the Rainbow (Columbus, 1924)
  • Cushing, John (ed.): Vermont in the World War 1917-19 (Burlington, 1928)
  • Hallas, James (ed.): Doughboy War – The AEF in WW I (Boulder, 2000)
  • Mason, F. van Wyck: The Fighting American (NY 1943); various f/h accounts, some novelized, pp. 619-747
  • Merrill, James (ed.): Uncommon Valor  (Chicago, 1964), various Round I f/h accounts, pp. 289-345.
  • Richards, J. Stuart (ed.): Pennsylvanian Voices of the Great War (Jefferson, 2002)
  • Sterne, Elaine (ed.): U.S. Navy at War – 15 Personal Accounts…During the First World War (np., 2013)

                                     

                                       b. Soldiers

                                                 >Technical Studies

  • Abrahamson, James: America Arms for a New Century – The Making of a Great Military Power (NY, 1981)
  • Armstrong, David: Bullets and Bureaucrats – The Machine Gun and the U.S. Army, 1861-1916 (Westport, 1982)
  • Batchelder, Roger: Camp Devins Described and Photographed (Boston, 1918)
  • Brady, George: History of Ordnance Repair Shops, Mehun-sur-Yevre, France (Mehun-sur-Yevre, 1919)
  • Carter, William: The American Army (Indianapolis, 1915)
  • Collins, Francis: The Fighting Engineers – Minute Men of our Industrial Army (NY, 1918)
  • Cornebise, Alfred: The Stars and Stripes – Doughboy Journalism in World War I (Westport, 1984)
  • Crowell, Benedict: America’s Munitions, 1917-1918 (Washington, 1919)
  • Dessez, Eunice: The First Enlisted Women, 1917-1918 (Phila., 1955)
  • Evans, James and G. Harding: Entertaining the American Army – The American State and Lyceum in the World War (NY, 1921)
  • Huston, James: The Sinews of War – Army Logistics, 1775-1953 (Wash., 1970)
  • Lanher, Jean et al. (eds.): Du Sgt. York à Patton – Les Américains en Meuse, 1917-1919 ()
  • McKenna, John: Medical Training Camp, Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia, August 1917 (Purse, 1917)
  • N/A: Historical Record of the Activity of the Bureau of Supplies and Accounts During the War with Germany, 1917-1918 (Washington, 1920)
  • N/A: History of United States Army Base Hospital No. 20 – Organized at the University of Pennsylvania (Phila., 1920)
  • N/A: “As You Were”: Reminiscences of the General Supplies Division…General Staff, United States Army (NY, 1919)
  • N/A: War’s Greatest Workshop, Rock Island Arsenal – Historical, Topographic, and Illustrative (Rock Island, 1922)
  • Nims, Marion: Women in the War – A Bibliography (Washington, 1918)
  • Robinson, William: Forging the Sword – Story of Camp Devins, New England’s Army Contonment (Concord, 1920)
  • U.S. Surgeon General’s Office: Medical Department of the U.S. Army in the World War (15 v., Washington, 1927)
  • Williams, Charles: Sidelights on Negro Soldiers (Boston, 1923)
  • Zook, Martin: History of Camp Granville M. Dodge and the Accomplishment of its Members (Nantes, 1919)

                                                 

                                                  >Unit Histories

  • Adler, Julius (ed.): History of the Seventy-Seventh Division, August 25th, 1917-November 11th, 1918 (NY, 1919)
  • Albert, George and E. Cooper: Pictorial History of the 26th Division… (Boston, 1920)
  • Anon.: Operations of the 24th Division East of the Meuse…Source Book (Ft. Monroe, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Anon.: Story of the Sixteenth Infantry in France (Frankfurt am Main, 1919)
  • Anon.: History of the Third Division…in the World War, 1917-1919 (Adernach-on-the-Rhine, 1919)
  • Anon.: The Thirty-Second Division in the World War, 1917-19 (Madison, 1920)
  • Anon.: History of the 77th Divsion ()
  • Anon: 81st/31st Divisions: North Carolinians in WW I, @ http://www.history.ncdcr.gov/SHRAB/ar/exhibits/wwi/OldNorthState/81stdivision.htm
  • Bach, Christian and H.N. Hall: The Fourth Division – Its Services and Achievements in the World War…. (Garden City, 1920)
  • Benwell, Harry: History of the Yankee Division (Boston, 1919)
  • Butler, S. B. (comp.): 301st Supply Train, 76th Division…in the World War. An Account of its Activities, Experiences, and Personnel (Litchfield, 1925)
  • Calkins, John (Ed.): History of the 347th Machine Gun Battalion (Oakland, 1923)
  • Camp, Dick: The Devil Dogs at Belleau Wood – U.S. Marines in World War I (Minneapolis, 2008)
  • Clark, George: Devil Dogs – Fighting Marines of World War I (Novato, 1999)
  •                                 Second Infantry Division in World War I (2007)
  • Cole, Ralph and W. Howells: The Thirty-Seventh Division in the World War, 1917-18 (2v., Columbus, 1926-29)
  • Collins, Louis: History of the 151st Field Artillery – Rainbow Division (Saint Paul, 1924)
  • Conway, Coleman: History of the 119th Infantry, 60th Brigade, 30th Division USA in Belgium and France, 1917-19 (Wilmington, 1920); @ onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Cutchins, John and G. Scott: History of the 29th Division, “Blue and Gray”, 1917-1919 (Phila., 1921)
  • Dienst, Charles: History of the 353rd Infantry Regiment, 89th Division…Sept. 1917-June 1919 (); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WW I”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Eisenhower, John: Yanks (NY, 2001)
  • English, George: History of the 89th Division, USA, From its Organization in 1917 Through its Operations in the World War… (Denver, 1920)
  • Enry, Mark and D. Pavlovic: U.S. Marine Corps in World War I, 1917-1918 (London, 1999)
  • Fell, Edgar: History of the Seventh Division, United States Army, 1917-1919 (Phila., 1927)
  • Fifield, James: The Regiment – History of the 104th U.S. Infantry, AEF, 1917-1919 (Springfield, 1946)
  • George, Albert & E. Cooper: Pictorial History of the Twenty-Sixth Division…Made by the United States Signal Corps Unit Under the Command of Captain Edwin Cooper (Boston, 1920)
  • Harris, Stephen: Duty, Honor, Privilege – New York’s Silk Stocking Regiment and the Breaking of the Hindenburg Line (Washington, 2001)
  • Hunt, George: History of the Twenty-Seventh Infantry (Honolulu, 1937)
  • Jacobson, Gerald: History of the 107th Infantry, USA (NY, 1920)
  • Johnson, Thomas and F. Pratt: The Lost Battalion (Indianapolis, 1938; republ. 2000)
  • Kilner, Frederic: Battery E in France ()
  • Klausner, Julius: Co. B, 307th Infantry ()
  • Laird, John: History of the Twelfth Engineers, U.S. Army (St. Louis, 1919)
  • Lambert, Joseph: One Hundred Years with the Second Cavalry (Kansas City, 1939)
  • Little, Arthur: From Harlem to the Rhine – Story of New York’s Colored Volunteers in WW I (NY, 1936)
  • Loomis, Ernst: History of the 304th Ammunition Train (Boston, 1920)
  • Lovejoy, Clarence: Story of the Thirty-Eighth Infantry (Coblenz, 1919)
  • Martin, Edward: Twenty-Eighth Division, Pennsylvania’s Guard, in the World War (5 v., Pittsburgh, 1924)
  • McClellan, Edwin: The United States Marines in the World War (orig. 1920; republ. Nashville, 1997)
  • McCollum, L.: Our Sons at War (Battle Creek, 1943)
  • McKenna, Fred et al.: Battery A – 103rd Field Artillery in France (Providence, 1921)
  • Meehan, Thomas: History of the Seventy-Eighth Division in the World War, 1917-1918 (NY, 1921)
  • Miles, L. W. W.: History of the 308th Infantry, 1917-19 (NY, 1927)
  • Murphy, Elmer and R. Thomas: The Thirtieth Division in the World War (Lepanto, 1936)
  • N/A: Genesis of the American First Army (Washington, 1938)
  • N/A: History of the Second Regiment of Engineers, U.S. Army, from its Organization in Mexico, 1916, to its Watch on the Rhine, 1919 (np., 1919)
  • N/A: 2nd Division Summary of Operations in the World War (Washington, 1944)
  • N/A: History of the Third Division, U.S. Army, in The World War… (Andernach-on-Rhine, 1919)
  • N/A: History of the Third Battalion, Sixth Regiment, U.S. Marines (Minneapolis, 1919)
  • N/A: History of U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 6 and its Part in the AEF, 1917-19 (Boston, 1924)
  • N/A.: History of the Sixth Machine Gun Battalion, Fourth Brigade, U.S. Marines (Neuwied-on-Rhine, 1919)
  • N/A: Brief History of Seventh Engineers, 5th Division, 1917-19 (np., 1919)
  • N/A: Diary of Section VIII, American Ambulance Field Service (Boston, 1917)
  • N/A: Twelfth U.S. Infantry, 1798-1919. Its Story by Its Men (NY, 1919)
  • N/A: Story of the Sixteenth Infantry in France, AEF (Montabaur-Frankfurt, 1919)
  • N/A: 26th Division Summary of Operations in the World War (Washington, 1944)
  • N/A: History of Company “E”, 107th Infantry, 54th Brigade, 27th Division… (NY, 1920)
  • N/A: The 32nd Division in the World War, 1917-1919 (Milwaukee, 1919)
  • N/A: 42nd Division Summary of Operations in the World War (Washington, 1944)
  • N/A: History of the 58th U.S. Artillery… (NY, 1920)
  • N/A: History of the Sixty-Third U.S. Infantry, 1917-1919 (NY, 1920)
  • N/A: Pictorial History of the 78th Division in France… (Morrestown, 1920)
  • N/A: History of the Seventy-Ninth Division AEF During the World War, 1917-1919 (Lancaster, 1922)
  • N/A: Official History of the Eighty-Sixth Division in WW I (Chicago, 1921)
  • N/A: The 88th Division in the World War… (NY, 1919)
  • N/A: Story of the 91st Division… (San Francisco, 1919)
  • N/A: 214th Engineers, 14th Division, Camp Custer, Michigan… (Battle Creek, 1919)
  • N/A: 302nd Field Artillery, U.S. Army in WW I (Cambridge, 1919)
  • N/A: The GPF Book – Regimental History of the Three Hundred and Third Field Artillery in WW I (np., 1921)
  • N/A: History of the 307th Field Artillery, 1917-19 (np., 1919)
  • N/A: With the 308th Engineers From Ohio to the Rhine and Back, 1917-1919 (Cleveland, 1923)
  • N/A: History of the Three Hundred Tenth Infantry, 78th Division (NY, 1919)
  • N/A: History of the 322nd Field Artillery (New Haven, 1920)
  • N/A: History of the Three Hundred Fiftieth Regiment of U.S. Infantry, 88th Division, AEF (Cedar Rapids, 1919)
  • N/A: History of Motor Transport Reconstruction Park 772 (Paris, 1919)
  • Nankivell, John (ed.): History of the Twenty-Fifth Regiment United States Infantry, 1869-1926 (NY, 1969)
  • Nelson, James: The Remains of Company D – A Story of the Great War ()
  • O’Ryan, John: Story of the Twenty-Seventh Division in WW I (NY, 1921)
  • Owen, Peter: To the Limit of Endurance – A Battalion of Marines in the Great War (2007)
  • Parsons, William: The (11th) American Engineers in France (NY, 1920)
  • Pease, Maurice: Short History of the 301st Engineers (np., 1919)
  • Pollard, James: The Forty-Seventh Infantry – A History, 1917-1919 (Saginaw, 1919)
  • Proctor, H. G.: The Iron Division – Pennsylvania National Guard in World War I (Phila., 1919)
  • Reilly, Henry: Americans All…Official History of the 42nd Rainbow Division in the World War (Columbus, 1936)
  • Russell, Richard: The 151st Field Artillery in WW I (Boston, 1919)
  • Shively, George (ed.): Record of S.S.U. 585 – A Yale Ambulance Unit with the French Army, 1917-1919 (1920)
  • Simpson, Andy: Hot Blood and Cold Steel (London, 1993)
  • Smith, Clarence: Reminiscences of the War in France (Allentown, 1931)
  • Spaulding, Oliver and J. Wright: The Second Division AEF in France, 1917-1919 (NY, 1937)
  • Stallings, Laurence: The Doughboys (NY, 1963)
  •                                            “The War to End War”, American Heritage X/6 (October, 1959), pp. 4-17
  • Stevenson, Kenyon: Official History of the Fifth Division USA…1917-1919
    (Washington, 1919)
  • Sutliffe, Robert: Seventy-First New York in the World War (NY, 1922)
  • Swetland, Maurice and L.: These Men – For Conspicuous Bravery Above and Beyond…27th Division (Harrisburg, 1940)
  • Wahl, George: “Battery ‘B’ of the Twelfth Field Artillery During the Late War”, Field Artillery J. XIV (Jan.-Dec. 1924)
  • Wainwright, Philip (ed.): History of the 101st Machine Gun Battalion (Springfield, 1922)
  • West, Ernest: Chattanooga’s Battery B, 1917-19 (np., 1967)
  • Westover, Wendell: Suicide Battalions – 4th M.G. Bn., AEF (NY, 1929)
  • Wilson, Bryant: With the 364th Infantry in America, France, and Belgium (NY, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (etc.)
  • Wiley, Hugh (ed.): The Eighteenth Engineers, AEF France, 1917-19 (Berkeley, 1959)
  • Wythe, George: History of the 90th Division (NY, 1920)
  • Zierdt, William: Narrative History of the 109th Field Artillery, Pennsylvania National Guard, 1775-1930 (Wilkes Barre, 1932)

                                                

                                                 >Biography & Other Narratives

  • Cowan, Sam: Sergeant York and His People (1922)
  • Miller, Gordon: Biographical Sketch of Major Edward E. Hartwick… (Detroit, 1921)
  • Willock, Roger: Lone Star Marine – Biography of the Late Col. John W. Thomason… (Princeton, 1961)

                                                

                                                 >Individual Memoirs

  • Allen, Hervey: Toward the Flame (NY, 1926)
  • Anon: “Operations of the 3rd Platoon, Co. I, 4th Infantry, 3rd Division, in the Champagne – Marne Defensive/Aisne – Marne Offensive, 5-24 July, 1918” (Ft. Benning, 1934; 149 pp.; @ http://abebooks.com; click history, click military, click WW I, go to #452 on list)  
  • Anon: “2nd Battalion, 38th Infantry, 3rd Division at the Marne, 31 May – 20 July 1918” (e-book avail. @ http://abebooks.com; click history, click military, click WW I, go to #511 on list) 
  • Anon:“Operations of the 7th Machinegun Battalion, Chateau Thierry, 31 May – 4 June, 1918” (e-book @ http://abebooks.com; click history, click military, click WW I, go to #520)    
  • Avery, Sam: “Soldier’s Mail – Letters Home from a New England Doughboy, 1916-18” @ http://worldwar1letters.wordpress.com
  • Baker, Chester: Doughboy’s Diary (Shippensburg, 1998)
  • Baker, Horace: Argonne Days in World War I (Columbia, 2007)
  • Barber, Thomas: Along the Road (NY, 1924) 
  • Barkley, John: No Hard Feelings (NY, 1930)
  • Beal, Howard: Letters of Major Howard W. Beal…Killed in Action, July 18, 1918 (Paris, 1926)
  • Boucher, Charles: “Excerpts from the Personal Memoirs of…” @ http://www.worldwar1.com
  • Boyd, Thomas: Through the Wheat (NY, 1964)
  • Brannen, Carl: Over There – A Marine in the Great War (College Station, 1996)
  • Brooks, Alden: As I Saw It (          )
  • Brown, Chester and E.C. Brown: “The Diaries of…” @ http://www.worldwar1.com/dbc/compositeweb.htm
  • Brown, William: Adventures of an American Doughboy (Tacoma, 1919)
  • Browne, George: An American Soldier in WW I (Lincoln, 2006)
  • Bush, Clarence: Love From Chezeaux – WW I Memoirs (Bloomington, 2006)
  • Butler, Joseph: A Journey Through France in Wartime (1917), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click on “WW I”, then click “extended list”)
  • Byington, Cassius: The Record of a Private (E. Aurora, NY, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click on “WW I”, then click “extended list”
  • Calhoun,             : For We’re All Just Back From Hell ()
  • Callaway, A. B.: With Picks and Rifles (Boston, 1939)
  • Carter, Eliot: Lanes of Memory (Boston, 1963)
  • Casey, Robert: The Cannoneers Have Hairy Ears (NY, 1927)
  • Chopin, Matthew: “Through the Valley of Death” @ http://www.geocities.com/louisiana_doughboy/contents.htm?200920
  • Cone, Anthony: E Battery Goes to War (Washington, 1929). Excerpt, “From the Wartime Diary of…” @ Field Artillery J., XX/5, Nov.-Dec. 1930, pp. 79-91; + XXI/1, Jan.-Febr. 1931,  pp. 34-48  
  • Connell, Albertine: Yankee Doughboy (Boston, 1968)
  • Cooper, George: Our Second Battalion (Pittsburgh, 1920)
  • Clarke, William F.: Over There with O’Ryan’s Roughnecks (Seattle, c. 1966)
  • Clotfelter, Norvel: “WW I Journal” @ http://www.patriotfiles.com/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=343
  • Dermody, Charles: “A Yank in the First World War” @ http://www.htc.net/~dermody/yankww1.htm
  • Desilvey, Wayne: “The Diary of…” @ http://www.worldwar1.com/dbc/desilvey.htm
  • Deval, Jacques: Wooden Swords (1930)
  • Duffy, Francis: Father Duffy’s Story…Life and Death with the Fighting Sixty-Ninth (Garden City, 1919)
  • DuPuy, Charles: A Machine Gunner’s Notes, France 1918 (Pittsburgh, 1920)
  • Edwards, Frederick: Fort Sheridan to Montfaucon (DeLand, 1954)
  • Emmett, Christopher: Give Way to the Right (San Antonio, 1934)
  • Ettinger, Albert: A Doughboy with the Fighting 69th (Shippensburg, 1992)
  • Evarts, Jeremiah: Cantigny, A Corner of the War (NY, 1938)
  • Finney, Ben: Once a Marine – Always a Marine (NY, 1977)
  • Fredericks, Pierce: The Great Adventure (NY, 1960)
  • Garber, David: Service with Battery C (Phila., 1919)
  • George, Herbert: A Farrier in Arms (NY, 1953)
  • Garlock, G.W.: Tales of the Thirty-Second (West Salem, 1927)
  • Halyburton, Edward: Shoot and Be Damned NY, 1932)
  • Harmon, Ernest: cavalry snippet in Ralph Zumbro, Tank Aces (NY, 1997), pp. 33-37
  • Harris, Harvey: The War as I Saw It – 1918 Letters of a Tank Corps Lieutenant (Minneapolis, 1998)
  • Haterius, Carl: Reminiscences of the 137th U.S. Infantry  (Topeka, 1919)
  • Hinman, Jesse: Ranging in France with Flash and Sound (Portland, 1919)
  • Hinrichs, Ernest: Listening In – Interceping German Trench Communications in World War I (Shippensburg, 1996)
  • Hodgdon, Raymond: “Reminiscences of a Captain”, pp. 150-180 in R. Sutliffe, Seventy-First New York in the Wotld War (NY, 1922)
  • Hoffman, Bob: I Remember the Last War (York, 1940)
  • Hogan, Martin: The Shamrock Battalion in the Great War (Columbia, 2007)
  • Holden, Frank: War Memories (Athens, Ga., 1922)
  • Jacks, L. V.: Service Record of an Artilleryman (NY, 1928); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Jackson, Warren: His Time in Hell (Novato, 2001)
  • Johnson, Ray: Heaven, Hell, or Hoboken (Cleveland, 1919)
  • Judy, Will: A Soldier’s Diary (Chicago, 1930)
  • Kean, Robert: Dear Marraine (1969)
  • Kenamore, Clair: From Vauquois Hill to Exermont (St. Louis, 1919)
  • Krulewitch, Melvin: Now That You Mention It (NY, 1973)
  • Kurtz, Leonard: Beyond No Man’s Land (Buffalo, 1937)
  • LaBranche, Ernest: An American Battery in France Worcester, 1923)
  • Langille, Leslie: Men of the Rainbow (Chicago, 1933)
  • Laurie, G. B.: Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie ()
  • Lawrence, Joseph: Fighting Soldier (Boulder, 1985)
  • Leach, George: War Diary (Minneapolis, 1962)
  • Lee, Jay: Artilleryman (Kansas City, 1920)
  • Lee, Roger: Letters from…Lt.-Col., US Army Medical Corps, 1917-1918 (Brookline, 1962)
  • Lindner, Clarence: Private Lindner’s Letters… (San Francisco, 1939)
  • Linn, Louis: “Going In – the Grueling Night March to Soissons” @ http://www.scuttlebuttsmallchow.com/linn.html
  •                             At Belleau Wood with Rifle and Sketchpad (), avail. on kindle @ Amazon/U.S.
  • Luby, James (ed.): One Who Gave his Life – War Letters of Quincy Sharpe Mills (NY, 1923)
  • Mackin, Elton: Suddenly We Didn’t Want to Die (Novato, 1993)
  • MacLean, W.: My Story of the 130th Field Artillery (Topeka, nd)
  • Maverick, Maury: A Maverick American (NY, 1937)
  • MacArthur, Charles: War Bugs (Garden City, 1929)
  • McCarthy, William: Memories of the 309th Field Artillery (1920)
  • McGuire, James: “First American Tankers”, in Ralph Zumbro, ed., Tank Aces (NY, 1997), pp. 18-30 
  • Miller, Gordon (ed.): Biographical Sketch of Major Edward E. Hartwick, Together with a Compilation of his Letters and Diaries… (Detroit, 1921)
  • Minder, Charles: This Man’s War (NY, 1931)
  • Morrison, Elton: My Experiences Overseas in WW I (NY, 1983)
  • Mozley, George: Our Miracle Battery (1920)
  • Murrin, James: With the 112th in France (Phila., 1919)
  • Noble, Carl: Jugheads Behind the Lines (Caldwell, 1938)
  • Olsmith, Vernon: Recollections of an Old Soldier (San Antonio, 1963)
  • Paradis, Don: World War I Memoirs of Don V. Paradis (np., 2010)
  • Patch, Joseph: A Soldier’s War (Corpus Christi, 1966)
  • Powell, Alan (ed.): Nels Anderson’s WW I Diary (), avail. on kindle @ Amazon/U.S.
  • Rainsford, W.K.: From Upton to the Meuse (NY, 1920)
  • Ranlett, Louis: Let’s Go! (Boston, 1927)
  • Reifsnyder, Henry: A Second Class Private in the Great World War (Phila. 1923)
  • Rendinell, J.E.: One Man’s War – Diary of a Leatherneck (NY, 1928)
  • Richmond, Clarence: “Recollections of a Buck Private – War Diary…” @ http://my.en.com/~robinr/wardiary/diary.htm
  • Riegelman, Harold: War Notes of a Casual (NY, 1931); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “American”)
  • Rizzi, Joseph: Joe’s War (Huntington, 1983)
  • Rogers, Horatio: World War I Through My Sights (San Rafael, 1976)
  • Romeo, Giuseppi: Diary of…Co. E, 36th Infantry (), @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click on “WW I”, then click “extended list”)
  • Roosevelt, Kermit: War in the Garden of Eden (NY, 1920)
  • Schiani, Alfred: A Former Marine Tells It Like It Was (NY, 1988)
  • Searcy, Earl: Looking Back (Springfield, 1921)
  • Sellers, James B.: World War I Memoirs of… (Pike, N.H., 1997)
  • Sherwood, Elmer: A Soldier in World War I (Indianapolis, 2004)
  • Sirmon, W.A.: That’s War (Atlanta, 1929)
  • Sirois, Edward: Smashing Through the War…(Salem, 1919)
  • Smith, Clarence: Reminiscences of the War in France (Allentown, 1931)
  • Snyder, Arthur and Carl Rosenhagen: “Meuse-Argonne Offensive”, two f/h tank-crew accounts in Zumbro, op. cit., pp. 39-55
  • Stamas, Christ: Road to St. Mihiel (NY, 1957)
  • Stewart, Lawrence: Rainbow Bright (Phila., 1923)
  • Straub, Elmer: A Sergeant’s Diary in the World War (Indianapolis, 1923)
  • Stringfellow, John: Hell! No! (Boston, 1936)
  • Swan, Carroll: My Company (Boston, 1918)
  • Thomas, Lowell (ed.): Woodfill of the Regulars (London, 1930)
  • Thomason, John: Fix Bayonets! (NY, 1927)
  • Thompson, Hugh: Trench Knives and Mustard Gas (College Station, 2004)
  • Triplet, William: A Youth in the Meuse-Argonne (Columbia, 2000)
  • Truman, Harry: The Autobiography of… (Columbia, 2002)
  • West, William: Fight for the Argonne – Personal Experinces ()
  • Westbrook, Stillman: Those Eighteen Months, October 9, 1917-April 8, 1919, From the War Letters of… (Hartford, 1934)
  • Westover, Wendell: Suicide Battalions (NY, 1929)
  • Wharton, James: Squad (NY, 1928)
  • Wheeler, Curtis: Letters From an American Soldier… (Indianapolis, 1918)
  • Wilder, Amos: Armageddon Revisited – A WW I Journal (New Haven, 1994)
  • Wilder, F.C.: War Experiences (Belchertown, 1926)
  • Wilkom, Alison (ed.): Crawfish Jesse – A Soldier’s Diary, 1893-1918 (), avail. on kindle @ Amazon/U.S.
  • Williams, Ashby: Experiences of the Great War – Artois, St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne (Roanoke, 1919)
  • Williams, Ralph: Luck of a Buck (Madison, 1985)
  • Wilson, Bryant: With the 364th Infantry…(NY, 1919)
  • Wise, Frederick: A Marine Tells It to You (NY, 1929)
  • Woolridge, J.W.: Giants of the Marne (1923)
  • Wrentmore, Ernest: In Spite of Hell (NY, 1958)
  • Wunderlich, Raymond: From Trench and Dugout (Stockton, 1919)
  • Young, Rush: Over the Top (1933)

                                                                                  

                                           c. Aviators  

                                                      >Technical Studies

  • Abney, Louis: Scott Field Yearbook (Belleville, 1918)
  • Gustafson, Charles: The “Battle of Chatillon” – A Graphic History of the Second Corps Aeronautical School (Grand Rapids, 1919)
  • Kroll, H. D.: Kelly Field in the Great World War (San Antonio, 1919)
  • Sweetser, Arthur: The American Air Service – A record of Its Problems…and Final Achievements (NY, 1919)

                                                      >Unit Histories

  • Buckley, Harold: Squadron 95…Intimate History of the 95th Squadron, First American Flying Squadron to Go to The Front in the War of 1914-1918 (Paris, 1933)
  • Clapp, Frederick: History of the 17th Aero Squadron (Garden City, 1920, 2011)
  • Laws, Hugo (ed.): Second Air Army Service Book (np., 1919)
  • N/A: History of the Sixth Detachment ASAP [Air Service Aircraft Production) of the United States Army (Detroit, 1919)
  • Ovitt, Spalding and L. Bowers: The Balloon Section of the A.E.F., 1914-1919 (New Haven, 1919)
  • Paine, Ralph: The First Yale Unit – A Story of Naval Aviation, 1916-1919 (2v., Cambridge, 1925)
  • Van Wyen, Adrian: Naval Aviation in World War I (Washington, 1969)

                                                     

                                                       >Biographies

  • Farr, F.:Rickenbacker’s Luck – An American Life (Boston, 1979)
  • Roseberry, C. R.: Glenn Curtiss – Pioneer of Flight (Garden City, 1972)
  • Rutherford, Roy: Colonel Roscoe Turner, Kinight-Errant of the Air (Cleveland, 1947)
  • Taber, Sydney: Arthur Richmond Taber – A Memorial Record Compiled by his Father (np., 1920)

                                                      

                                                        >Individual Memoirs

                                                                 ~Higher Ranks

  • Lahm, Frank: World War I diary of Col. Frank P. Lahm, Air Service, AEF (Maxwell AFB, 1970)
  • Patrick, Mason: The United States in the Air (Garden City, 1928)

                                                                

                                                                  ~Front Line Flyers

  • Biddle, Charles: The Way of the Eagle (NY, 1919)
  • Burger, Valentine: “Memoirs of…, Escadrille C.46 and the 90th Aero Squadron, USAS, Part II…”, Over the Front XXIII/2  (Summer 2008), pp. 126-148
  • Courtney, Frank: The Eighth Sea (Garden City, 1972)
  • Cunningham, Alfred: A Marine Flyer in France – Diary of Captain Alfred A. Cunningham, November 1917-January 1918 (Washington, 1974)
  • Cupples, William: My Helpful Angel Flew with Me (Hicksville, 1975)
  • Gilchrist, John: An Aerial Observer in World War I (Richmond, 1966)
  • Hale, Richard (ed.): Letters of Warwick Greene, 1915-1928 (Boston, 1931)
  • Hartney, Harold: Up and at ‘Em (Garden City, 1971)
  • Haslett, Elmer: Luck on the Wing – Thirteen Stories of a Sky Spy (NY, 1920)
  • Littauer, Kenneth: “From the Lafayette Flying Corps to the 88th Aero Squadron”, interview in Cross and Cockade XIII/1 (Spring 1972), pp. 22-46
  • MacLeish, Kenneth: Price of Honor – The Wotld War One Letters of Naval Aviator…  (Annapolis, 1991)
  • McCollough, John: We Flew With One Wing (Phila., 1977)
  • Moseley, George: Extracts from the Letters of…During the Period of the Great War (Chicago, 1923)
  • Presley, Curtis: Curtis Edward Presley, 1894-1975 – Pictorial Diary of World War I (Beckley, 1977)
  • Rowe, Josiah: Letters from a World War I Aviator (Boston, 1987)
  • Schauffler, William: “Letters from France, 1917-1918”, Over the Front XXIII/2 (Summer 2008), pp. 103-125

                                         

                                                d. Sailors

                                                          >Narratives. etc.

  • Belknap, Reginald: The Yankee Mining Squadron – Laying the North Sea Mine Barrage (Annapolis, 1920)
  • Clark, William: When the U-Boats Came to America (Boston, 1929)
  • Clinard, O. J.: Japan’s Influence On America’s Naval Power, 1897-1917 (Berkeley, 1947)
  • Dorwart, Jeffrey: The Office of Naval Intelligence – Birth of America’s First Intelligence Agency, 1865-1918 (Annapolis, 1979)
  • Hunter, Francis: Beatty, Jellicoe, Sims, & Rodman – Yankee Gobs and British Tars… (Garden City, 1919)
  • Hurley, Edward: The Bridge to France (Phila., 1927)
  • Quinn, David: Flying Officers of the United States Navy, 1917-1918 (Washington, 1919)
  • Simpson, Michael and M. Litt (eds.): Anglo-American Naval Relations, 1917-1919 (London, 1991)
  • U.S. Navy Dept., Historical Section: German Submarine Activities on the Atlantic Coast of the United States and Canada (Washington, 1920)

                                      

                                                                 >Ships

  • Romig, D. K.: The United States Ship Great Northern – History of a Troop Transport Built in 1915… (Brooklyn, 1919)
  • Ruggles, Logan and O. Norton: The Part the U.S.S. von Steuben Played in the Great War (Brooklyn, 1920)
  • U.S. Navy Dept.: History of the U.S.S. Mount Vernon, Compiled from the Ship’s Official Diary (Brooklyn, 1919)
  • U.S. Navy Dept.: U.S.S. Seattle During the War (NY, 1919)

                                                         

                                                         >Individual memoirs

  • Batty, George: 70,000 Miles on a Submarine Destroyer (Atlanta, 1919)
  • Bywater, Hector: Strange Intelligence – Memoirs of Naval Secret Service NY, 1931)
  • Gade, Jon: All my Born Days – Experiences of a Naval Intelligence Officer in Europe (NY, 1942)
  • Sims, William and D. Trask: The Victory at Sea (orig. 1920; Annapolis, 1984)

                

                H. Turkey

                              1. Narratives

  • Emin, Ahmed: Turkey in the World War (New Haven, 1930)
  • Ghusan, F.: Martyred Armenia ()
  • Serno, Erich: “History of the Ottoman Air Force”, Cross and Cockade XI/2 (Summer 1970), pp. 97-144; XI/3 (Autumn 1970), pp. 224-243; XI/4 (Winter 1970), pp. 346-369

                              2. Firsthand

                                         a. Civilian

  • Djemal Pasha: Memoirs of a Turkish Statesman, 1913-1919 (NY, 1922)
  • Kunzler, Jakob: Im Lande des Blutes und der Tränen – Erlebnisse in Mesopotamien Während des Weltkrieges, 1914-1918 (Potsdam, 1921; republ. 2004)
  • Morgenthau, Henry: Ambassador Morgenthau’s Story (NY, 1918)
  • Wegner, Armin: Der Weg Ohne Heimkehr – eine Martyrim im Briefen (Dresden, 1920); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “perdosonal accounts:, “extended shelf”, “German”)

                                       

                                       b. Military (incl. German officer/advisors, etc.)

  • Aaronsohn, Alexander: With the Turks in Palestine (Boston, 1916)
  • Falih: Zeytindaôi (2004)
  • Fasih, Mehmed: Gallipoli 1915 – Bloody Ridge Diary (Istanbul, 1997)
  • Kannengiesser, Hans: The Campaign in Gallipoli (London, 1928)
  • de Nogales, Rafael: Four Years Beneath the Crescent (NY, 1926)
  •                                         Memoirs of a Soldier of Fortune (Gerden City, 1932), pp. 245-355
  • Ruhl, Arthur: Antwerp to Gallipoli – A Year of War on Many Fronts (NY, 1916)

                

              I. Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia, Rumania

                              1. Narratives

  • Snijders, Wilhem: Rumenie in den Wereldoorlog, Augustus 1916-Januari 1917 (Utrecht, 1918)

                              2. Firsthand Accounts

  • Barby, Henry: La Guerre Mondiale – Avec l’Armée Serbe, de l’Ultimatum Autrichien a l’Invasion de Serbie (Paris, 1918)’ @ http:onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “French”)
  • Carossa, Hans: A Roumanian Diary ()
  • Gordon, Jan and Cora: Luck of 13 – Wanderings and Flight Through Montenegro and Serbia ()
  • Jones, Fortier: With Serbia Into Exile – An American’s Adventures with the Army the Cannot Die (NY, 1916)
  • Kennard, Dorothy: Rumanian Diary, 1915-1917 (NY, 1918)
  • Labry, Raoul: …Avec l’Armée Serbe en Retraite… (Paris, 1916); @ http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ (click “WWI”, “personal accounts”, “extended shelf”, “French”)
  • Morrison, J.T.: Experiences in Serbia, 1914-15 (London, 1915)
  • Valmirovic, N.: Serbia in Light and Darkness ()

 

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