The Resource Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945, Tony Judt

Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945, Tony Judt

Label
Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945
Title
Postwar
Title remainder
a history of Europe since 1945
Statement of responsibility
Tony Judt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a history of contemporary Europe, covering thirty-four countries over a span of sixty years, and includes discussion of the region's economic development, culture, and politics
Summary
Covering 34 countries and 60 years of history, Tony Judt chronicles the rebuilding of Europe after the devastation and havoc of World War II. Here, Judt takes listeners through the Holocaust, Stalinism's spread through the eastern continent, the dramatic changes of the 1960s, and the fall of Communism
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
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158991
Cataloging source
UAB
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Judt, Tony
Dewey number
940.55
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of Europe since 1945
Label
Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945, Tony Judt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 835-878) 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
  • The end of old Europe
  • 2: Prosperity and its discontents: 1953-1971.
  • The politics of stability
  • Lost illusions
  • The age of affluence
  • The social democratic moment
  • The spectre of revolution
  • The end of the affair
  • 3: Recessional: 1971-1989.
  • Diminished expectations
  • 1: Post-war: 1945-1953.
  • Politics in a new key
  • A time of transition
  • The new realism
  • The power of the powerless
  • The end of the old order
  • 4: After the fall: 1989-2005.
  • A fissile continent
  • The reckoning
  • The old Europe--and the new
  • The varieties of Europe
  • The legacy of war
  • Europe as a way of life
  • Epilogue:
  • From the house of the dead: an essay on modern European memory
  • Retribution
  • The rehabilitation of Europe
  • The impossible settlement
  • The coming of the cold war
  • Into the whirlwind
  • Culture wars
Control code
ocm71333824
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 933 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143037750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)71333824
Label
Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945, Tony Judt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 835-878) 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
  • The end of old Europe
  • 2: Prosperity and its discontents: 1953-1971.
  • The politics of stability
  • Lost illusions
  • The age of affluence
  • The social democratic moment
  • The spectre of revolution
  • The end of the affair
  • 3: Recessional: 1971-1989.
  • Diminished expectations
  • 1: Post-war: 1945-1953.
  • Politics in a new key
  • A time of transition
  • The new realism
  • The power of the powerless
  • The end of the old order
  • 4: After the fall: 1989-2005.
  • A fissile continent
  • The reckoning
  • The old Europe--and the new
  • The varieties of Europe
  • The legacy of war
  • Europe as a way of life
  • Epilogue:
  • From the house of the dead: an essay on modern European memory
  • Retribution
  • The rehabilitation of Europe
  • The impossible settlement
  • The coming of the cold war
  • Into the whirlwind
  • Culture wars
Control code
ocm71333824
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 933 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143037750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)71333824

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