Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 September 2002

268 Pages | Maps

ISBN: 9780198207573

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Europe 1900-1945

Edited by Julian Jackson

Short Oxford History of Europe

  • Places two World Wars in the wider context of European history
  • Shows how common themes of the inter-war period such as modernism, class politics, and the rise of the extreme right can be traced back to the turn of the century
  • Integrates developments in southern and eastern territories into the more familiar story of western and central Europe
  • Reassesses conventional assumptions about the impact of the Great War on the inter-war years