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Decisions for War, 1914-1917.

By: Hamilton, Richard F.
Contributor(s): Herwig, Holger H.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004Description: 1 online resource (284 p.).ISBN: 9780511081774.Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Decisions for War, 1914-1917DDC classification: 940.3/11 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Maps; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER 1 The Great War: A Review of the Explanations; CHAPTER 2 European Wars: 1815-1914; CHAPTER 3 Austria-Hungary; CHAPTER 4 Germany; CHAPTER 5 Russia; CHAPTER 6 France; CHAPTER 7 Great Britain; CHAPTER 8 Japan; The Ottoman Empire; CHAPTER 9 Bulgaria, Romania, and Greece; CHAPTER 10 Italy; CHAPTER 11 The United States; CHAPTER 12 On the Origins of the Catastrophe; Recommended Reading; Index
Summary: Decisions for War focuses on the question: why did World War I happen? The book shows how in each country, the decision to enter the war was made by only a handful of individuals - monarchs, ministers, military people, party leaders, ambassadors, and others.
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Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Maps; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER 1 The Great War: A Review of the Explanations; CHAPTER 2 European Wars: 1815-1914; CHAPTER 3 Austria-Hungary; CHAPTER 4 Germany; CHAPTER 5 Russia; CHAPTER 6 France; CHAPTER 7 Great Britain; CHAPTER 8 Japan; The Ottoman Empire; CHAPTER 9 Bulgaria, Romania, and Greece; CHAPTER 10 Italy; CHAPTER 11 The United States; CHAPTER 12 On the Origins of the Catastrophe; Recommended Reading; Index

Decisions for War focuses on the question: why did World War I happen? The book shows how in each country, the decision to enter the war was made by only a handful of individuals - monarchs, ministers, military people, party leaders, ambassadors, and others.

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Noted historian Bercuson has uncovered much new information on the Bismarck, including a close examination of the wreck itself, discovered on the ocean floor only in 1989. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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