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The world in the twentieth century

Author: Geoffrey Bruun
Publisher: Boston : D.C. Heath and Company, [1948]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bruun, Geoffrey, 1898-1988.
World in the twentieth century.
Boston, D.C. Heath [1948]
(OCoLC)692302099
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Bruun
OCLC Number: 1096575
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 799 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Pt. I: Europe: 1900-1914 --
Introduction --
Great Britain --
Germany --
France --
Russia --
Italy --
Austria-Hungary --
The lesser states --
1914: The end of an era --
Pt. II: World War I: 1914-1918 --
The war on land; 1914-1918 --
The war on the sea: 1914-1918 --
The war of finance, diplomacy, and propaganda --
Pt. III: The search for international stability --
The problems of peacemaking: Paris, 1919 --
The political settlements: 1919-1920 --
The economic settlements --
The international settlement: the League of Nations --
Pt. IV: The Americas in the twentieth century --
The United States: internal development --
The United States: foreign affairs --
Canada and Latin America --
Pt. V: The Union of Soviet socialist republics and the border states --
The Russian Revolution: 1928-1929 the planned society --
Border states of the Soviet Union --
Pt. VI: the Asiatic and Pacific World --
India and the East Indies --
China, Japan, and the new order in Asia --
Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands --
Pt. VII: Experiments in government --
The British Empire-commonwealth --
The French Republic: 1919-1939 --
The fascist experiment in Italy --
The national socialist regime in Germany --
Pt. VIII: The failure of collective security --
Economic insecurity and the Great Depression, 1929-1933 --
The resort to aggression: china, Ethiopia, Spain, 1933-1936 --
The failure of appeasement: Austria, Albania, Czechoslovakia, 1936-1939 --
Pt. IX World War II: 1939-1945 --
From the invasion of Poland to the fall of France (September, 1939-June, 1940) --
From the fall of France to the German attack on Russia (June, 1940-June, 1941) --
The war becomes global (June, 1941-December, 1942) --
The turning of the tide (January, 1943-June, 1944) --
The liberation of Europe (June, 1944-May, 1945) --
The Pacific offensive --
Pt. X: The contemporary world --
The United nations --
The Peace Treaties, 1945-1947 --
The United States in the role of a world power --
The British Empire under reconstruction --
The Union of Soviet socialist Republics --
The European states after World War II --
The Mediterranean area and the near East --
Asia --
Pt. XI: Western culture in the twentieth century --
Science and technology --
Architecture, art and music --
Literature --
Philosophy and religion.
Responsibility: by Geoffrey Bruun.

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