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The long shadow : the legacies of the Great War in the twentieth century / David Reynolds.

Book Book (2014.)
Description: xxix, 514 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color), color map ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.
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  • ISBN: 9780393088632 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0393088634 (hardcover)
  • Edition: First American edition.
General Note: Originally published: London : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-485) and index.
Contents: Legacies. Nations -- Democracy -- Empire -- Capitalism -- Civilization -- Peace -- Refractions. Again -- Evil -- Generations -- Tommies -- Remembrance -- Conclusion. Long shadow.
Summary: One of the most violent conflicts in the history of civilization, World War I has been strangely forgotten in American culture. It has become a ghostly war fought in a haze of memory, often seen merely as a distant preamble to World War II. In The Long Shadow critically acclaimed historian David Reynolds seeks to broaden our vision by assessing the impact of the Great War across the twentieth century.

Citation:

Reynolds, David. "The long shadow : the legacies of the Great War in the twentieth century." New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.

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