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The Resource Timelines : a political history of the modern world, John Rees

Timelines : a political history of the modern world, John Rees

Label
Timelines : a political history of the modern world
Title
Timelines
Title remainder
a political history of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
John Rees
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Member of
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Timeline (Television program)
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1957-
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Rees, John
Dewey number
909.82
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Social history
  • World politics
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
  • Military history, Modern
  • Social history
  • History, Modern
  • Military history, Modern
  • Balance of power
  • Balance of power
Label
Timelines : a political history of the modern world, John Rees
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Timeline television series
  • "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The shape of the modern world -- section I: The rise and fall of Great Powers -- The First World War -- The Revolutions that made Russia -- The Consequences of the First World War -- The Rise of Fascism -- The Spanish Civil War -- The real history of the Second World War -- The Cold War -- China -- Obama and US Power -- section II: Empire and after -- Afghanistan -- Iran -- Palestine -- Vietnam -- Iraq -- Ireland -- Immigration -- section III: The rulers and the ruled -- Recessions and resistance -- The Civil Rights Movement -- 1968 : the year that changed the world -- South Africa's struggle for freedom -- Thatcherism -- The Revolutions of 1989 -- Hugo Chavez's Revolution -- Student revolts -- Conclusion: The first decade of the new millennium
Control code
000047837981
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 212 p.
Isbn
9780415691031
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Timelines : a political history of the modern world, John Rees
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Timeline television series
  • "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The shape of the modern world -- section I: The rise and fall of Great Powers -- The First World War -- The Revolutions that made Russia -- The Consequences of the First World War -- The Rise of Fascism -- The Spanish Civil War -- The real history of the Second World War -- The Cold War -- China -- Obama and US Power -- section II: Empire and after -- Afghanistan -- Iran -- Palestine -- Vietnam -- Iraq -- Ireland -- Immigration -- section III: The rulers and the ruled -- Recessions and resistance -- The Civil Rights Movement -- 1968 : the year that changed the world -- South Africa's struggle for freedom -- Thatcherism -- The Revolutions of 1989 -- Hugo Chavez's Revolution -- Student revolts -- Conclusion: The first decade of the new millennium
Control code
000047837981
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 212 p.
Isbn
9780415691031
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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