Journals Higher Education

$69.95

Hardcover

01 April 2009

448 Pages | 15 maps & 50 illus.

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195181937


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A History of the Great War

World War One and the International Crisis of the Early Twentieth Century

Eric Dorn Brose

Ideal for undergraduate and graduate courses, A History of the Great War: World War One and the International Crisis of the Early Twentieth Century is a brief yet comprehensive study that distinguishes itself from other textbooks in significant ways. Providing broader coverage than most texts, it discusses the phenomenon of the war in its chronological entirety. Author Eric Dorn Brose analyzes the forces that generated international tension and made wars more prevalent before 1914; the causes and course of the Great War to 1918; and the violent and problematic aftermath of the struggle to 1926. Explicitly global in scope, this unique volume also offers a more extensive look at the worldwide side of the Great War than existing texts do, including coverage of the campaigns spanning Northeast Africa, Palestine, Mesopotamia, Central Asia, India, and the war at sea.

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