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The shield of Achilles

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An attempt to reinterpret the history of the 20th century as a long war in which conditions of outright military confrontation or of frantic "cold" competition lasted from the outbreak of World War I until the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The author argues that this long experience of war has brought about a fundamental change in the constitutional basis of states, and explores this idea through the notion of the "market state".

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Author(s):
Philip Bobbitt
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713996161
ISBN-13:
9780713996166
Publisher:
Allen Lane
Title:
The shield of Achilles

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An attempt to reinterpret the history of the 20th century as a long war in which conditions of outright military confrontation or of frantic "cold" competition lasted from the outbreak of World War I until the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The author argues that this long experience of war has brought about a fundamental change in the constitutional basis of states, and explores this idea through the notion of the "market state".

Author(s):
Philip Bobbitt
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0713996161
ISBN-13:
9780713996166
Publisher:
Allen Lane
Title:
The shield of Achilles

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