The Long Shadow The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 ...

The Long Shadow  The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

The Long Shadow The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 first printing.

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The Long Shadow: The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: David Reynolds
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 first printing.
The Long Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: David Reynolds
Categories: Civilization, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

"One of the most violent conflicts in the history of civilization, World War I has been strangely forgotten in American culture. It has become a ghostly war fought in a haze of memory, often seen merely as a distant preamble to World War II. In The Long Shadow critically acclaimed
The First Modern Risk
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Julia Moses
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-21 - Publisher: Studies in Legal History

Examines Europe's first significant national policies on social welfare in the late nineteenth century, which had major implications for state-society relations.
Winston Churchill and the Art of Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William Nester
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: Frontline Books

Many indeed, are the biographies of Winston Churchill, one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century. But what was that influence and how did he use it in the furtherance of his and his country’s ambitions? For the first time, Professor William Nestor has delved into the life
Secret Wars
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Austin Carson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-25 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Secret Wars is the first book to systematically analyze the ways powerful states covertly participate in foreign wars, showing a recurring pattern of such behavior stretching from World War I to U.S.-occupied Iraq. Investigating what governments keep secret during wars and why, Austin Carson argues that leaders maintain the secrecy

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