A Companion to International History 1900 - 2001

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Gordon Martel
John Wiley & Sons, 15 abr. 2008 - 496 páginas
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A comprehensive overview of the most important internationalevents, movements, and controversies of the 20th century.

  • Written by distinguished scholars, each an authority in theirfield
  • Explores influential, underlying themes such as imperialism,nationalism, internationalism, technological developments, andchanges in diplomatic methods
  • Addresses a broad range of topics, including diplomacy ofwartime and peacemaking, the cold war era and the "new worldorder", the end of European empires, the rise of nationalism in theThird World, globalization, and terrorism
  • Chronological organization makes the volume easilyaccessible
  • Includes useful guides for further reading and research
 

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Índice

The Changing Face of Empire
3
Part I Undertones
11
Part II The First World War and Its Consequences
79
Part III The Coming of the Second World War
179
Part IV From Grand Alliance to Cold War
283
Part V A New World Order?
379
29 The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the End of the Cold War
381
30 War and Peace in the Global Community 19892001
394
31 Globalization
408
September 11 2001 and its Consequences
422
Bibliography
437
Index
459
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Sobre el autor (2008)

Gordon Martel is Professor of History at University of Northern British Columbia. He is author of Imperial Diplomacy (1985) and The Origins of the First World War (second edition, 1996), and editor of The Origins of the Second World War Reconsidered (second edition, 2002), and The Times and Appeasement (2002). He is also General Editor of the forthcoming Encyclopedia of War (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011)

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