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ISBN: 0241908159 / ISBN-13: 9780241908150

The Proud Tower: A Portrait of the World Before the War, 1890-1914

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Barbara Tuchman's The Proud Tower is a haunting account of Britain on the cusp of total war - reissued for the 2014 Centenary. The last government in ... Show synopsis

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JoannB

Excellent!

by JoannB on May 7, 2009

This is an excellent presentation of events in Europe and US before World War I. The chapters about the anarcharists and the US take over of the Phillipines were particularly of interest to me, Many of the names will be familiar to anyone with basic knowledge of history, but the scope of their involvement may be new. Tuchman does a great job of presenting history in an unfictionalized but very readable form.

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