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The Resource A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900, Andrew Roberts

A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900, Andrew Roberts

Label
A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900
Title
A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
n this sequel to Winston Churchill's "History of the English-Speaking Peoples," Roberts brilliantly reveals what has made the English-speaking people a part of the preeminent political culture since 1900
Summary
A sequel to Churchill's <i>History of the English-speaking peoples</i> explores the connections between the countries where the majority of the population speaks English as a first language, and the development of their history since 1900
Writing style
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237822
Cataloging source
IHR
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1963-
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Roberts, Andrew
Dewey number
909.097521081
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1874-1965
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Churchill, Winston
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True
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  • Great Britain
  • Commonwealth countries
  • English-speaking countries
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Pays du Commonwealth
  • Pays anglophones
  • Commonwealth countries
  • English-speaking countries
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900, Andrew Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Continues Winston Churchill's A history of the English-speaking peoples
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2006 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 668-691) 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
Introduction : A portrait of the English-speaking peoples at the dawn of the twentieth century -- Shouldering 'The white manʼs burden' : 1900-4 -- American arrives : 1905-14 -- The first assault : Prussian militarism 1914-17 -- Peace guilt : 1918-19 -- American energy : 1920-9 -- Capitalism at bay : 1929-31 -- The second assault : fascist aggression 1931-9 -- Divided and faltering : 1939-41 -- United and conquering : 1942-4 -- Normandy to Nagasaki : 1944-5 -- The third assault : Soviet communism 1945-9 -- Cold War perils : the 1950s -- Civis Americanus sum : the 1960s -- The long, dismal, drawling tides : the 1970s -- Attritional victory : the 1980s -- The wasted breathing space : 1990-11 September 2001 -- The fourth assault: Islamicist terrorism and its de facto allies : 11 September 2001-15 December 2005
Control code
ocn218289592
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xv, 736 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060875992
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)218289592
Label
A history of the English-speaking peoples since 1900, Andrew Roberts
Publication
Note
  • Continues Winston Churchill's A history of the English-speaking peoples
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2006 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 668-691) 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
Introduction : A portrait of the English-speaking peoples at the dawn of the twentieth century -- Shouldering 'The white manʼs burden' : 1900-4 -- American arrives : 1905-14 -- The first assault : Prussian militarism 1914-17 -- Peace guilt : 1918-19 -- American energy : 1920-9 -- Capitalism at bay : 1929-31 -- The second assault : fascist aggression 1931-9 -- Divided and faltering : 1939-41 -- United and conquering : 1942-4 -- Normandy to Nagasaki : 1944-5 -- The third assault : Soviet communism 1945-9 -- Cold War perils : the 1950s -- Civis Americanus sum : the 1960s -- The long, dismal, drawling tides : the 1970s -- Attritional victory : the 1980s -- The wasted breathing space : 1990-11 September 2001 -- The fourth assault: Islamicist terrorism and its de facto allies : 11 September 2001-15 December 2005
Control code
ocn218289592
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xv, 736 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060875992
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)218289592

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