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The century of total war.

Author: Raymond Aron
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aron, Raymond, 1905-1983.
Century of total war.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1954
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Aron
OCLC Number: 391140
Description: 379 pages 22 cm
Contents: PART 1. FROM SARAJEVO TO HIROSHIMA: The Technical Surprise Dynamism of Total War ; The Leninist Myth of Imperialism ; War and the Total State ; Necessity and Accident --
PART 2. CROSSROADS OF HISTORY: The Rise of the Peripheral States ; From Marxism to Stalinism ; Expansion of Stalinism ; The Atomic Age ; Logic and Chance --
PART 3. LIMITED WAR: The Conventions of the Cold War ; Reversal of Alliances ; Intercontinental Equilibrium ; Stalinism and the Shade of the Past ; The Cold War-Preparation or Substitute for Total War? --
PART 4. A HELPLESS EUROPE?: Dialectic of the Extremes ; The National Socialisms ; Can Europe Live? ; Can Europe Unite? ; Has Europe a Historic Vitality? ; CONCLUSION. THE STAKE: After Stalin ; The End of the Socialist Myth ; Faith Without Illusions.
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