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The world at war, 1914-1945

Author: Jeremy Black
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This text provides an innovative global military history that joins three periods--World War I, the interwar years, and World War II. Jeremy Black offers a comprehensive survey of both wars, comparing continuities and differences. He traces the causes of each war and assesses land, sea, and air warfare as separate dimensions"--
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Black, Jeremy, 1955-
World at war, 1914-1945.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
(DLC) 2018060902
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Black
ISBN: 9781538108345 1538108348 9781538108352 1538108356
OCLC Number: 1077788731
Description: x, 351 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Part I. The First World War --
Causes --
The First World War, land warfare --
The First World War at sea --
The First World War in the air --
part II. The interwar years --
The interwar years, land warfare --
The interwar years at sea --
The interwar years in the air --
part III. The Second World War --
Causes --
The Second World War, land warfare --
The Second World War at sea --
The Second World War in the air --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Jeremy Black, University of Exeter.

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