1 edition of Europe since 1914 in its world setting. found in the catalog.
Europe since 1914 in its world setting.
Frank Lee Benns
Bibliography: p. 3-70.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 833, 117 p. illus., maps. ;|
|Number of Pages||833|
This book is one of the outcomes of an international research project which began in Michael Wintle of Hull University and Peter Bugge of Aarhus University had for some time been discussing a joint undertaking to examine the experience of Europe in the twentieth century in the light of the impact of the First World War, using the concept of European identity as a central . The past decades have seen Europe torn apart – and its map radically redrawn – by World War 1 () and the Treaty of Versailles, the Great Depression, the rise of Nazi Germany, World War 2 (), and now the Cold War. An American-led Western Europe, members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or NATO (founded in ).
was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the th year of the 2nd millennium, the 14th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the s decade. As of the start of , the Gregorian calendar was 13 Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century. The First World War is a small part relatively of American History and the average American interested in its origins can be covered with a book like this any serious student of this war other books are more my review of Prof Sean McMeeckin's book "July Countdown to War" I made alist of possible book choices on the /5(58).
Europe Since Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction Save to Favorites. Add to my temporary Databases list. A multi-volume survey of European history from the beginning of World War I in to the present, presented through alphabetically arranged entries that focus on the period's scientific, social and cultural history as. The First World War is a small part relatively of American History and the average American interested in its origins can be covered with a book like this any serious student of this war other books are more my review of Prof Sean McMeeckin's book "July Countdown to War" I made alist of possible book choices on the /5().
National Academy of Sciences report
Voyages and travels
Digest of commercial laws of the world
Regional decentralization for agricultural development planning in the Near East and North Africa.
Radioactive waste management
Lives of ancient Indian saints
LT 2-A Tb Big, Bad Cook Is
Follow-on proposal identifying environmental features for land management decisions
Handbook of needlepoint stitches.
Europe since in its world setting Hardcover – January 1, by Frank Lee Benns (Author)Author: Frank Lee Benns. Europe since in its world setting. [F Lee Benns] -- A college textbook first published In the edition "the chapters in Part five [Another postwar period] have been added to provide a discussion of the Korean War and the various measures.
Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Benns, Frank Lee, Europe since in its world setting. New York, F.S. Crofts, Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Benns, Frank Lee, Europe since in its world setting.
New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts . Europe since in its world setting. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts  (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: F Lee Benns.
texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library.
Full text of "Europe Since In Its World Setting". Europe Since details European history from the Bolshevik Revolution to the European Union, linking it to the history of the rest of the world.
Includes over articles and many illustrations. Written by about leading experts from universities all over the world, the set includes scientific and economic, social and cultural, political and military developments.
Books shelved as european-history: Postwar: A History of Europe Since by Tony Judt, A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century by Barbara W.
Tuch. The Vertigo Years: Europe Europe, – a world adrift, a pulsating era of creativity and contradictions. The major topics of the day: terrorism, globalization, immigration, consumerism, the collapse of moral values, and the rivalry of superpowers.4/5.
Since long before World War I Jehovah's witnesses pointed to as the time for this great event to occur.". Watchtower Jun 15 p "As for the time of Christ's second presence, Daniel's prophecy is again the one that gives the chronology for it.
(Dan. This concludes Craig's two-part European History, which started with Europe: The trouble with writing a history of the 20th Century is that we're really too close to it. Although Craig makes a fine effort, the fact that the work was done before the end of the Cold War makes the last part of it seem a bit out of touch with the real issues -- the fate of Communism being now a Cited by: 3.
But inEurope walked into a catastrophic conflict that killed millions, bled its economies dry, shook empires and societies to pieces, and fatally undermined Europes dominance of the world. It was a war that could have been The First World War followed a period of sustained peace in Europe during which people talked with confidence of /5().
Europe Since Encyclopedia of the Age War and Reconstruction Vol 5 (Scribner Library of Modern Europe) Hardcover out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ 1/5(1).
The French Revolution broke out inand its effects reverberated throughout much of Europe for many decades. World War I began in Its inception resulted from many trends in European society, culture, and diplomacy during the late 19th century.
"Europe, " is a college level textbook and is very well written. Unlike some other non-committal dry texts the author is not afraid to render his opinions on major events and personalities and backs up his conclusions with facts.
There is also an excellent bibliography at the end. Gordon A/5. “One of the strengths of The War That Ended Peace is MacMillan’s ability to evoke the world at the beginning of the twentieth century MacMillan’s portraits of the men who took Europe to war are superb The logic of MacMillan’s argument is such that even now, as she leads us day by day, hour by hour through the aftermath of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand Cited by: When war broke out in Europe init surprised a European population enjoying the most beautiful summer in memory.
For nearly a century since, historians have debated the causes of the war. Some have cited the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand; others have concluded it was unavoidable.4/5.
The First World War, like the Second, was to have a profound impact upon the development of European integration. However, the First World War also ushered in a period of violent instability which dramatically shaped the form of integration in Europe.
It is the central contention of this book that the integration process can only be understood and assessed in the light of this. But equally rapid change is the hallmark of many aspects of life sinceand nowhere has it been more apparent than in Europe.
Photographs from preserve a period appearance ever more archaic: statesmen in frock coats and top hats; early automobiles that fit their contemporary description as “horseless. Grandeur And Misery: France's Bid for Power in Europe, () pp 1–39; Bonzon, Thierry. "Consumption and Total Warfare in Paris (–)." in F.
Trentmann and F. Just, eds. Food and Conflict in Europe in the Age of the Two World Wars () pp. 49– online; Bruce, Robert Bowman. International Law: an Alternative View on the Century –” (EReRe, Europe –), financed by the European Research Council (–), began its activities on th e exploration of nineteenth-century Europe in its global context .History of Europe - History of Europe - The Industrial Revolution: Undergirding the development of modern Europe between the s and was an unprecedented economic transformation that embraced the first stages of the great Industrial Revolution and a still more general expansion of commercial activity.
Articulate Europeans were initially more impressed by the screaming .'Europe Since ' provides a broad synthesis of a long and crowded period of history; a time of confusion and contradiction whose main themes have been provided by great mass movements - liberalism, imperialism, fascism, communism.
It is an era that has been dominated by two conflicting concepts - national self-determination and European unity.