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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
Title variation
Nineteen forty-six
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative account of the world-changing negotiations of the post-World War II era draws on new archival material and interviews to analyze the influences of discussions surrounding such events as the development of the atomic bomb, Britain's withdrawal from India and the creation of the Israeli state
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10456404
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sebestyen, Victor
Dewey number
909.82/4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • Nineteen forty-six, A.D
  • Nineteen forty-six, A.D
  • World politics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of the modern world
Label
1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
ocn903634681
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781101870426
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015014902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)903634681
Label
1946 : the making of the modern world, Victor Sebestyen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
ocn903634681
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781101870426
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015014902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)903634681

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