Global war, global catastrophe [electronic resource] : neutrals, belligerents and the transformations of the First World War / Maartje Abbenhuis, Ismee Tames.

"Global War, Global Catastrophe presents a history of the First World War as an all-consuming industrial war that forcibly reshaped the international environment and, with it, impacted the futures of all the world's people. Narrated chronologically, the authors identify key themes and moments that r...

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Main Authors: Abbenhuis, Maartje M. (Author)
Tames, Ismee (Author)
Published: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2021.
Series:New approaches to international history
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Neutrals, belligerents and the transformations of the First World War
Global War, Global Catastrophe: Neutrals, Belligerents and the Transformations of the First World War
Format: Electronic eBook
  • Introduction: A Total Global Tragedy
  • A World of War before
  • Germany's Invasion of Belgium and the Expectations of 'Civilized' War
  • Short-War Ambitions: The Global Importance of Britain's Declaration of War
  • Long-War Realities: Economic Warfare and the Evolution of Total War in 1915
  • The 'Barbarian' Next Door: Total War at Home and Abroad in 1915
  • The Test of Endurance: Rethinking the War in 1916
  • Nothing Stays the Same: Revolutionary Transformations in 1917
  • The End of Neutrality? The Global Importance of the United States' Declaration of War
  • Exit... 1918-1919.