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Author Black, Jeremy, 1955-
Title Avoiding armageddon : from the Great War to the fall of France, 1918-40 / Jeremy Black.
Published London : Bloomsbury, 2012.
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 Floor2  D726.8 .B53 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxii, 304 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-288) and index.
Contents The aftermath of the Great War -- Imperial warfare -- Warfare in the 'Third World' in the 1920s -- Learning lessons -- Naval developments -- Air power -- The 1930s: economic context -- War in the Far East -- Conflict and the Western Empires in the 1930s -- The Third World in the 1930s -- Politics and the military in the Europe of the 1930s -- Preparing for war -- Conclusions.
Summary "A key period of military history that links the two world wars but anticipates the more complex nature of conflict following the Cold War."--Google.books.
Subject Military history, Modern -- 20th century.
Military art and science -- History -- 20th century.
Politics and war -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Causes.
ISBN 9781441157133 (hbk.)
1441157131 (hbk.)
9781441123879 (PDF ebook)
1441123873 (PDF ebook)
9781441170521 (ePub ebook)
1441170529 (ePub ebook)
OCLC number 801924010