Origins of the Second World War Reconsidered / Edition 2

Origins of the Second World War Reconsidered / Edition 2

by Gordon Martel
     
 

When A.J.P. Taylor's The Origins of the Second World War appeared in 1961 it made a profound impact. The book became a classic and a central point of reference in all discussion on the Second World War.

The second edition of this distinguished collection, written by leading experts in the field, is designed to bring the state of the argument up to date.

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Overview

When A.J.P. Taylor's The Origins of the Second World War appeared in 1961 it made a profound impact. The book became a classic and a central point of reference in all discussion on the Second World War.

The second edition of this distinguished collection, written by leading experts in the field, is designed to bring the state of the argument up to date. The issues discussed include:

* the legacy of the Treaty of Versailles
* Hitlers foreign policy
* Appeasement
* AJP Taylor and the Russians
* the treatment of the crises leading up to war including the Anschluss, Danzig, Abysinnian crises and the Spanish Civil War.

This second edition will ensure that The Origins of the Second World War will remain a high priority student and scholarly reading lists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415163255
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/20/1999
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
292
Sales rank:
459,035
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.61(d)

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