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The Resource 1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen

1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen

Label
1946 : the making of the modern world
Title
1946
Title remainder
the making of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Victor Sebestyen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.82/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Macmillan, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I'm tired of babying the Soviets" -- The American century -- The Russians : "a tsarist people" -- Stunde Null : zero hour -- Austria forgets its past -- The spy comes in from the cold -- Austerity Britain -- A performance at the Bolshoi -- The declaration of Cold War -- The abdication crisis -- Rape and pillage -- "Woe, woe to the Germans" -- "Anywhere but home" -- "This Chinese cesspit" -- Iron Curtain -- The fog of war -- Sunset on the Raj -- Refugees -- Trials and errors -- A Greek tragedy -- She'erit Ha-Pleta : the surviving remnant -- "A Jewish-Bolshevik plot" : blood libels -- The war against terror -- "Listen world. This is crossroads" -- The glory of France : "resistance in the heart" -- Stalin's Turkish bluff -- The bloodbath in Calcutta -- "Half-nun, half-whore" -- The return of the king -- "Sand down a rat hole" -- The general orders : democracy -- The big freeze
Control code
2015014902
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxiii, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101870426
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015014902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Macmillan, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I'm tired of babying the Soviets" -- The American century -- The Russians : "a tsarist people" -- Stunde Null : zero hour -- Austria forgets its past -- The spy comes in from the cold -- Austerity Britain -- A performance at the Bolshoi -- The declaration of Cold War -- The abdication crisis -- Rape and pillage -- "Woe, woe to the Germans" -- "Anywhere but home" -- "This Chinese cesspit" -- Iron Curtain -- The fog of war -- Sunset on the Raj -- Refugees -- Trials and errors -- A Greek tragedy -- She'erit Ha-Pleta : the surviving remnant -- "A Jewish-Bolshevik plot" : blood libels -- The war against terror -- "Listen world. This is crossroads" -- The glory of France : "resistance in the heart" -- Stalin's Turkish bluff -- The bloodbath in Calcutta -- "Half-nun, half-whore" -- The return of the king -- "Sand down a rat hole" -- The general orders : democracy -- The big freeze
Control code
2015014902
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxiii, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101870426
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015014902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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