skip to content
The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919

Author: H James Burgwyn
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1993.
Series: Contributions to the study of world history, no. 38.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This work analyses Italian diplomacy from the outbreak of World War I to the Paris Peace Conference in 1919, and the part played by Sidney Sonnino. The book is based on Italy's perception of having  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burgwyn, H. James, 1936-
Legend of the mutilated victory.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1993
(OCoLC)624438062
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H James Burgwyn
ISBN: 0313288852 9780313288852
OCLC Number: 27186627
Description: xix, 343 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Pt. I: The diplomacy of war --
From peace to war --
War clouds --
Political Transitions --
Between the hammer and the anvil --
Sonnino's pact of London --
Maneuvering Italy into war --
Fissures in the alliance --
Irreconcilable perspectives --
Military stalemate --
No war on Germany --
Albanian Imbroglio --
Romania stays neutral --
Embattled Serbia --
Sonnino versus Cadorna --
Two strong-willed men --
Salonika Expedition --
The Durazzo gamble --
The cabinet vs. the supreme command --
Salandra falls --
Imperialist aims and frustrations --
Italian troops for Salonika? --
Entente intrigues --
Essad Pasha and the Koritza Declaration --
The Rome conference --
The Argirocastro Declaration --
Exclusion from Asia Minor --
The st. Jean agreements --
Italy and Africa --
A separate peace? Lloyd George's knockout blow --
Sonnino stands firm --
Buffeted by European peace movements --
Cadorna's last offensive --
Crisis on the home front --
The Caporetto disaster --
The "War of Austrian Succession" Sonnino Stonewalls Pašić --
The London lobby --
Lloyd George's war aims --
Wilson's challenge --
Sonnino upstaged? two faces in Italian policy --
Defending the London Pact --
British and Italian liberals join forces --
The act of Rome --
The Allies are checkmated --
Under attack --
Sonnino's brief triumph --
"Italy's War" Italy vetoes a unified command --
Naval rivalries --
American troops for Italy? France and Italy at daggers drawn --
Orlando Is Indecisive --
Vittorio Veneto --
Sonnino's wartime legacy --
Pt. II: The Bungled peace --
The ambiguities of the peace --
A new world emerges --
Vengeful victory --
"Yugoslavia," the emergent enemy --
"La passione Adriatica" --
The pact of Rome unravels --
Populist diplomacy American-style --
The armistice period: differing perspectives --
Idealism versus realpolitik --
Sibling envy between the "Latin Sisters" --
Britain's evasions --
Allied claims on the Ottoman Empire --
Cabinet Vicissitudes --
The Paris Peace Conference --
Wilson and the interplay of Italian politics --
The victors assemble --
The German problem --
Failures in Corridor diplomacy --
Rivalries along the Danube --
The Adriatic crisis --
Italy's politics of food --
Pact of London Plus Fiume --
Wilson's manifesto --
Orlando and Sonnino depart --
Poincaré's intervention --
Dénouement --
The Italians return --
The Germans are summoned --
Chaos in the Danube --
The tragedy of Smyrna --
The lure of Russia --
Disinterest in Africa --
Failure in Dalmatia --
Varieties of peacemaking.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world history, no. 38.
Responsibility: H. James Burgwyn.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The author skillfully weaves his way through the tangled web of wartime and postwar diplomacy, utilizing most of the available offical archival sources."-Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27186627> # The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "27186627" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Place/westport_conn> ; # Westport, Conn.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.32245/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Topic/eerste_wereldoorlog> ; # Eerste Wereldoorlog
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Thing/world_war_1> ; # World War 1
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Thing/italy> ; # Italy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> ; # Italy.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> ; # World War (1914-1918)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1905576> ; # Diplomatic history
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007004506> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Diplomatic history
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914-1918
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1696461> ; # Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Topic/vredesverdrag_van_versailles_1919> ; # Vredesverdrag van Versailles (1919)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_italy> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Italy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Meeting/paris_peace_conference_1919_1920> ; # Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19782192> ; # H. James Burgwyn
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/331665> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://worldcat.org/issn/0885-9159> ; # Contributions to the study of world history ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/624438062> ;
    schema:name "The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919"@en ;
    schema:productID "27186627" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27186627#PublicationEvent/westport_conn_greenwood_press_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Agent/greenwood_press> ; # Greenwood Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780313288852.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780313288852> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9402240> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27186627> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Agent/greenwood_press> # Greenwood Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Greenwood Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Meeting/paris_peace_conference_1919_1920> # Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Place/westport_conn> # Westport, Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Westport, Conn." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Topic/eerste_wereldoorlog> # Eerste Wereldoorlog
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eerste Wereldoorlog"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/331665#Topic/vredesverdrag_van_versailles_1919> # Vredesverdrag van Versailles (1919)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Vredesverdrag van Versailles (1919)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007004506> # World War, 1914-1918--Diplomatic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Diplomatic history"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> # Italy.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Italy." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1696461> # Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1905576> # Diplomatic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Diplomatic history"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19782192> # H. James Burgwyn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Burgwyn" ;
    schema:givenName "H. James" ;
    schema:name "H. James Burgwyn" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780313288852>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0313288852" ;
    schema:isbn "9780313288852" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/issn/0885-9159> # Contributions to the study of world history ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27186627> ; # The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919
    schema:issn "0885-9159" ;
    schema:name "Contributions to the study of world history ;" ;
    schema:name "Contributions to the study of world history," ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/624438062>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Legend of the mutilated victory." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27186627> ; # The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27186627>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27186627> ; # The legend of the mutilated victory : Italy, the Great War, and the Paris Peace Conference, 1915-1919
    schema:dateModified "2018-11-13" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.