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A hard look at the wars of this century - and the economic impact. A compelling read.Published 27 days ago by Eva S.
An entirely new perspective on the bloodletting of the 1st half of the 20th Century.Published 3 months ago by Richard Pertz
Highly readable history--what most of us never knew about the horrors of WWII and its causes.Published 5 months ago by Ellen Dee
It took 650 pages to spell out a fairly simple and not very insightful premise. I found the work to be ponderous and tedious at best (as you would expect in a book with 100+ pages... Read morePublished 5 months ago by GK
Great book and very enjoyable to read. Niall Freguson gives a very profund analisys of the conditions that brought about the great war, which go way beyond the simplistic reasons... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Juan Sanchez
Absolutely up to Ferguson's usual material. Take the time to absorb and appreciate.Published 12 months ago by Bill Pro
In his memoirs Churchill recalls, "President Roosevelt told me that he was asking publicly for suggestions about what the war should be called. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Dr. John Cameron
Niall again going strong and far.
Looking at history from new vantage point.
case Ukraine makes this also very timely.