The Great War in History: Debates and Controversies, 1914 to the Present

The Great War in History: Debates and Controversies, 1914 to the Present

by Jay Winter, Antoine Prost
     
 

This 2005 book is a fully comparative history of the writing of the history of the Great War.See more details below

Overview

This 2005 book is a fully comparative history of the writing of the history of the Great War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521850834
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/31/2005
Series:
Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare Series, #21
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,239,285
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; 1. Three historiographical configurations; 2. Politicians and diplomats: why war and for what aims?; 3. Generals and ministers: who commanded and how?; 4. Soldiers: how did they wage war?; 5. Businessmen, industrialists and bankers: how was the economic war waged?; 6. Workers: did war prevent or provoke revolution?; 7. Civilians: how did they make war and survive it?; 8. Agents of memory: how did people live between remembrance and forgetting?; 9. The Great War in history; Bibliography; Index.

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