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The Great World War 1914–45

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How our World was forged in battle. Winners and Losers reveals the truly global impact of the 1914-18 and 1939-45 conflicts and their enduring legacy in the modern world. Boundaries were re-drawn, not just on the political map, but socially too: the wars brought women into the factories and even the frontline. Newly independent nations established themselves: the wars were defining moments for Australia, Canada and New Zealand. African and Asian troops fought for the French and British Empires with very different experiences. Modern Russia has a life expectancy no greater than that achieved by 1914: perhaps no other country is still so deeply in the shadow of the Great World War.

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PLU:
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Author(s):
John Bourne, Peter Liddle and Ian Whitehead
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0007116187
ISBN-13:
9780007116188
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Title:
The Great World War 1914–45

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How our World was forged in battle. Winners and Losers reveals the truly global impact of the 1914-18 and 1939-45 conflicts and their enduring legacy in the modern world. Boundaries were re-drawn, not just on the political map, but socially too: the wars brought women into the factories and even the frontline. Newly independent nations established themselves: the wars were defining moments for Australia, Canada and New Zealand. African and Asian troops fought for the French and British Empires with very different experiences. Modern Russia has a life expectancy no greater than that achieved by 1914: perhaps no other country is still so deeply in the shadow of the Great World War.

PLU:
0
Author(s):
John Bourne, Peter Liddle and Ian Whitehead
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0007116187
ISBN-13:
9780007116188
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Title:
The Great World War 1914–45

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