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The Crimean War : a history, Orlando Figes

Label
The Crimean War : a history
Title
The Crimean War
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Orlando Figes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From "the great storyteller of modern Russian historians" comes the definitive account of the Crimean War, a forgotten war that shaped the modern age. Figes reconstructs the first full conflagration of modernity, a global industrialized struggle fought with unusual ferocity and incompetence
Summary
From "the great storyteller of modern Russian historians" comes the definitive account of the Crimean War, a forgotten war that shaped the modern age. Figes reconstructs the first full conflagration of modernity, a global industrialized struggle fought with unusual ferocity and incompetence
Writing style
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380817
Cataloging source
DLC
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Figes, Orlando
Dewey number
947/.0738
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Crimean War, 1853-1856
Target audience
adult
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a history
Label
The Crimean War : a history, Orlando Figes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published simultaneously in the United Kingdom by Penguin Books, London"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Religious wars -- Eastern questions -- The Russian menace -- The end of peace in Europe -- Phoney war -- First blood to the Turks -- Alma -- Sevastopol in the autumn -- Generals January and February -- Cannon fodder -- The fall of Sevastopol -- Paris and the new order -- Epilogue: The Crimean War in national myth and memory
Control code
ocn637715085
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805074604
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010023152
System control number
(OCoLC)637715085
Label
The Crimean War : a history, Orlando Figes
Publication
Note
"Published simultaneously in the United Kingdom by Penguin Books, London"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Religious wars -- Eastern questions -- The Russian menace -- The end of peace in Europe -- Phoney war -- First blood to the Turks -- Alma -- Sevastopol in the autumn -- Generals January and February -- Cannon fodder -- The fall of Sevastopol -- Paris and the new order -- Epilogue: The Crimean War in national myth and memory
Control code
ocn637715085
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805074604
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010023152
System control number
(OCoLC)637715085

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