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Author Tuchman, Barbara W. (Barbara Wertheim), 1912-1989.

Title The proud tower : a portrait of the world before the war, 1890-1914 / Barbara W. Tuchman.

Publication Info. New York : Macmillan, [1966]


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Description xv, 528 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Patricians. England: 1895-1902 -- The idea and the deed. The anarchists: 1890-1914 -- The end of a dream. The United States: 1890-1902 -- "Give me combat!". France: 1894-99 -- The steady drummer. The Hague: 1899 and 1907 -- "Neroism is in the air". Germany: 1890-1914 -- Transfer of power. England: 1902-11 -- The death of Jaures. The socialists: 1890-1914.
Summary The author presents the fateful quarter-century leading up to the War, concentrating on the social aspects, not the state aspects, of history.
Subject History, Modern -- 20th century.
Histoire -- 20e siècle.
Europe -- Histoire -- 1871-1918.
Other Form: Online version: Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim. Proud tower. New York : Macmillan, c1966 (OCoLC)558178155
ISBN 0345405013

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