Britannia Overruled: British Policy and World Power in the Twentieth Century / Edition 2

Britannia Overruled: British Policy and World Power in the Twentieth Century / Edition 2

by David Reynolds
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0582382491

ISBN-13: 9780582382497

Pub. Date: 07/10/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book brings together the often separated histories of diplomacy, defence, economics and empire in a provocative reinterpretation of British 'decline'. It also offers a broader reflection on the nature of international power and the mechanisms of policymaking. For this Second Edition, David Reynolds has added a new chapters and extends his lively and incisive

Overview

This book brings together the often separated histories of diplomacy, defence, economics and empire in a provocative reinterpretation of British 'decline'. It also offers a broader reflection on the nature of international power and the mechanisms of policymaking. For this Second Edition, David Reynolds has added a new chapters and extends his lively and incisive analysis to the beginning of the new millennium.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582382497
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/10/2000
Series:
Studies In Modern History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Power 2. Policy 3. Cold War, 1899-1914 4. Great War, 1914-22
5. No War, 1919-40 6. World War, 1940-7 7. Superpowers, 1947-55 8. Circles, 1955-70 9. Europe, 1970-9 10. Thatcher, 1979-90 11. Identities, 1990-9. Appendix 1: Principal Officers of State since 1895. Appendix 2: The Institutions of the European Community.

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