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Twisted paths : Europe 1914-1945 / edited by Robert Gerwarth.

Contributor(s): Gerwarth, Robert.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008Description: xv, 425 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780199545308; 0199545308; 9780199281855; 0199281858.Subject(s): Europe -- History -- 1918-1945 | Europe -- History -- 1871-1918 | Europe | Europe -- History -- 1918-1945 | 1871-1945Genre/Form: History.DDC classification: 940.5
Contents:
Scandinavia / Mary Hilson -- Great Britain / Ross McKibbin -- The two Irelands / Alvin Jackson -- Belgium and the Netherlands / Martin Conway and Peter Romijn -- France / Joan Tumblety -- Iberia / Frances Lannon -- Italy / R.J.B. Bosworth -- Germany / Stefan Berger -- The successor states / R.J.W. Evans -- The Balkans / R.J. Crampton -- Finland and the Baltic States / Kristina Spohr Readman -- Russia / Hubertus F. Jahn -- Europe and the League of Nations / Patricia Clavin -- Europe and the wider world / Nicholas Doumanis.
Summary: An introduction to European history between 1914 and 1945, this text moves beyond the view that it can only be understood in terms of catastrophe, arguing that political stability and regime collapse, social progress and mass poverty, the crisis of European civilization and remarkable cultural achievements, existed alongside each other.
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Originally published: 2007.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Scandinavia / Mary Hilson -- Great Britain / Ross McKibbin -- The two Irelands / Alvin Jackson -- Belgium and the Netherlands / Martin Conway and Peter Romijn -- France / Joan Tumblety -- Iberia / Frances Lannon -- Italy / R.J.B. Bosworth -- Germany / Stefan Berger -- The successor states / R.J.W. Evans -- The Balkans / R.J. Crampton -- Finland and the Baltic States / Kristina Spohr Readman -- Russia / Hubertus F. Jahn -- Europe and the League of Nations / Patricia Clavin -- Europe and the wider world / Nicholas Doumanis.

An introduction to European history between 1914 and 1945, this text moves beyond the view that it can only be understood in terms of catastrophe, arguing that political stability and regime collapse, social progress and mass poverty, the crisis of European civilization and remarkable cultural achievements, existed alongside each other.

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Robert Gerwarth is a Lecturer at the School of History at the University College Dublin.

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