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The Resource The long fuse : an interpretation of the origins of World War I, Laurence Lafore

The long fuse : an interpretation of the origins of World War I, Laurence Lafore

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The long fuse : an interpretation of the origins of World War I
Title
The long fuse
Title remainder
an interpretation of the origins of World War I
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Lafore
Title variation
Interpretation of the origins of World War I
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In analyzing the causes of World War I without concern for the question of guilt, the author places emphasis on two central facts: first, that when statesmen and peoples took actions they knew might lead to war, they were not envisaging the catastrophe that the war became but rather a quick and limited war; and, second, that among the many conflicts that might have led to war, the one that did was the threat to the integrity of Austria-Hungary posed by Serbia and Serb nationalism
Cataloging source
  • EZF
  • EZF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lafore, Laurence Davis
Dewey number
940.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D511
LC item number
.L19 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • War
Label
The long fuse : an interpretation of the origins of World War I, Laurence Lafore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A note on the bibliography
  • Index
  • Truth and the historian
  • The lost utopia
  • The Austrian anomaly
  • The Europe of the armed camps
  • The encirclement of Germany
  • The bones of a pomeranian grenadier
  • The third man falls sick
  • The breakdown of Europe
Control code
ocm38009503
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780881339543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)38009503
Label
The long fuse : an interpretation of the origins of World War I, Laurence Lafore
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A note on the bibliography
  • Index
  • Truth and the historian
  • The lost utopia
  • The Austrian anomaly
  • The Europe of the armed camps
  • The encirclement of Germany
  • The bones of a pomeranian grenadier
  • The third man falls sick
  • The breakdown of Europe
Control code
ocm38009503
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780881339543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)38009503

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