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A History of the Twentieth Century, Volume III

1952-1999

by Martin Gilbert

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Published by William Morrow & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern history,
  • History: World,
  • 20th Century World History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • World - General,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • 20th century,
  • 1900-1999 (20th century),
  • History, Modern

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA History of the Twentieth Century (3)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1088
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7726362M
    ISBN 10068810066X
    ISBN 109780688100667

      Buy Britain in the Twentieth Century: A History 1 by More, Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Volume I: The Will to Knowledge Part I: We "Other Victorians" In Part One, Foucault discusses the "repressive hypothesis", the widespread belief among late 20th-century westerners that sexuality, and the open discussion of sex, was socially repressed during the late 17th, 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries, a by-product of the rise of capitalism and bourgeois society, before the partial Author: Michel Foucault.

    Twentieth-Century China publishes new research on China's long twentieth century. Originating in as a newsletter for experts in the discipline, Twentieth-Century China has grown into one of the leading English-language journals in the field of Chinese history. Articles in the journal, rigorously peer-reviewed, engage significant historiographic or interpretive issues and explore both. Through the use of multiple narrators, Faulkner turns this gripping Yoknapatawpha saga into a profound and dazzling meditation on truth, memory, history, and literature itself. First List of the Top Ten Books of the 20th Century. 1. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (). 2. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (). 3.

    A History of the 20th Century: Volume Three, Challenges to Civilization In , the year this volume opens, the population of the world was approaching 3, million (three billion). In the second half of the century it had more than doubled, to six billion, of whom 1, million live in China and at least million in India. A thoroughly unsatisfactory conclusion to Sir Martin's ambitious but flawed history of the 20th century. One problem lies in the haste with which the book was assembled. Sir Martin, the eminent biographer of Sir Winston Churchill and author of more than 50 books, notes that he handed the typescript for the previous volume to his publisher in July


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