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

Beatty, Jack. (Author).
Book Book (2012.)
Description: 392 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : Walker & Co., 2012.
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  • ISBN: 9780802778116
  • ISBN: 0802778119
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-379) and index.
Contents: 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.


Beatty, Jack. "The lost history of 1914 : reconsidering the year the great war began." New York : Walker & Co., 2012.

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