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The Resource War of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west

War of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west

Label
War of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west
Title
War of the world
Title remainder
twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferguson, Niall
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ6385
LC item number
.F47 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • World politics
Label
War of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 655-764) and index
Contents
pt. 1. The great train crash. -- Empires and races -- Orient express -- Fault lines -- The contagion of war -- Graves of nations -- pt. 2. Empire-states. -- The plan -- Strange folk -- An incidental empire -- Defending the indefensible -- The pity of peace -- pt. 3. Killing space. -- Blitzkrieg -- Through the looking glass -- Killers and collaborators -- The gates of hell -- pt. 4. A tainted triumph. -- The osmosis of war -- Kaputt -- Epilogue: The descent of the west -- Appendix: The war of the world in historical perspective
Control code
ocn170956052
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
lxxi, 808 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143112396
Note
Gift of Greg Rose.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)170956052
Label
War of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the west
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 655-764) and index
Contents
pt. 1. The great train crash. -- Empires and races -- Orient express -- Fault lines -- The contagion of war -- Graves of nations -- pt. 2. Empire-states. -- The plan -- Strange folk -- An incidental empire -- Defending the indefensible -- The pity of peace -- pt. 3. Killing space. -- Blitzkrieg -- Through the looking glass -- Killers and collaborators -- The gates of hell -- pt. 4. A tainted triumph. -- The osmosis of war -- Kaputt -- Epilogue: The descent of the west -- Appendix: The war of the world in historical perspective
Control code
ocn170956052
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
lxxi, 808 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143112396
Note
Gift of Greg Rose.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)170956052

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