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The lost history of 1914 : reconsidering the year the great war began / Jack Beatty.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9780802778116
  • ISBN: 0802778119
  • Description: 392 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Walker & Co.,

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction DS 511 .B3263 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-379) and index.
Contents Note: Germany : saber rule -- Russia : sea of tears -- England : Ulster will fight -- The United States and Mexico : the president and the bandit -- Austria-Hungary : Franz Ferdinand lives : a counterfactual -- France : the wages of imperialism -- The victory of the spade -- Home fronts I -- Home fronts II.
Summary: Challenges beliefs that World War I was inevitable, documenting largely forgotten events in each of the warring countries to reveal how several factors may have prevented the war or caused a different outcome.
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 > Causes.
World War, 1914-1918 > Diplomatic history.
Europe > History > 1871-1918.
Europe > Politics and government > 1871-1918.
Mexico > History > Revolution, 1910-1920.
United States > Foreign relations > Mexico.
Mexico > Foreign relations > United States.