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Small Wars, Faraway Places - a book by Burleigh, Michael

Small Wars, Faraway Places

Global Insurrection and the Making of the Modern World, 1945-1965

Small Wars, Faraway Places( )
Author: Burleigh, Michael
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Viking Adult
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $36.00
Book Description:

A sweeping history of the Cold War’s many “hot” wars born in the last gasps of empire  The Cold War reigns in popular imagination as a period of tension between the two post-World War II superpowers, the United States and the Soviet Union, without direct conflict. Drawing from new archival research, prize-winning historian Michael Burleigh gives new meaning to the seminal decades of 1945 to 1965 by examining the many, largely forgotten,...
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Detailed Subjects: Political Science / World / General
History / Modern / 20Th Century
History / Military / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.32 x 9.3 x 1.81 Inches
Book Weight:1.85 Pounds
Author Biography
Burleigh, Michael (Author)
Michael Burleigh, as of the fall of 2000, is a professor of history at Washington and Lee University. He is the author of six previous books on Germany, including Death and Deliverance and Ethics and Extermination.


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