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The struggle for Europe

Chester Wilmot

The struggle for Europe

by Chester Wilmot

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Published by Collins .
Written in English


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Pagination766p.,ill.
Number of Pages766
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Open LibraryOL19771577M

  The Struggle for Europe: A History of the Continent since by William Hitchcock Profile £25, pp The title is exact, specific and : Roy Hattersley. After the end of the war Wilmot remained in England, where he wrote articles on the recent war as well as a book about World War II, The Struggle for Europe. When it appeared in , the book was favourably reviewed, and it is well regarded by military historians (John Keegan wrote, "Wilmot effectively invented the modern method of writing contemporary military history").Born: 21 June , Brighton, Victoria.

  Mitchell A. Orenstein argues that, at its heart, the struggle between Russia and the West is a struggle for Europe. On the one hand, the Western powers wish to pursue the project of a European Union Europe — a vision of democratically governed nation-states coming together in a union that renders conflict unthinkable and promotes prosperity. Editions for The Struggle for Europe: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), Cited by:

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilmot, Chester. Struggle for Europe. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [, ©] (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .


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Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published inthe book has the advantage of the author's extensive interviews with participants from all sides of the conflict, when recollections of the war were still painfully by: Hitchcock's The Struggle for Europe achieves exactly what it sets out to do: provide a clear and easy-to-read synopsis of the events of the last 60 years of European History.

The book opens with a detailed analysis of the postwar period with Britain totally broke, much of Germany destroyed, France & Italy in chaos and Eastern Europe falling into Stalinist by: The Struggle for Europe (Wordsworth Collection) Paperback – July 1, by Chester Wilmot (Author)/5(42).

Chester Wilmot's The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. The pattern of post-war Europe, he maintains, was determined during the fighting; he sees the shaping of events through a study of wartime diplomacy and strategy and the impact on wartime policies of the personalities of the /5.

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The struggle for Europe Paperback – by Chester Wilmot (Author)/5(42). About The Struggle for Europe. From the ashes of World War II to the conflict over Iraq, William Hitchcock examines the miraculous transformation of Europe from a deeply fractured land to a continent striving for stability, tolerance, democracy, and prosperity.

Rise to Globalism by Steven Ambrose has been one of my favorite books since university. This book, too, gives a very thorough examination of the history of Europe, since the last days of WWII.

However, where Rise to Globalism is viewing that story from the United States, The Struggle for Europe tells that story from Europe/5. The Struggle for Europe. by William Hitchcock. pp, Profile, £ In the writing of contemporary history, it helps if the processes being unravelled have reached completion or at least come as close to completion as history : Martin Woollacott.

The Struggle for Europe (Wordsworth Military Library) Paperback – 25 Sep by Chester Wilmot (Author)/5(36). It also discusses the disputes among the Allies, the Anglo-American difficulties over Grand strategy, and the friction between Hitler and his generals which culminated in the plot of July 20thas well as the pincer movements of the Russians and the Anglo-Amerian forces which brought Europe to victory.4/5(2).

The Paperback of the The Struggle for Europe: The Turbulent History of a Divided Continent to the Present by William I. Hitchcock at Barnes & Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. The struggle for Europe by Chester Wilmot; 17 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Western Front, Second World War, Campaigns, World War,History, Weltkrieg (), World War () fast (OCoLC)fst, Military campaigns; Places: Western Front, Europe, Western; Times: - The struggle for Europe.

[Chester Wilmot] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Chester Wilmot. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   This principle, formulated by Taylor nearly 60 years ago, has been taken rather too much to heart by Brendan Simms, both in his earlier book The Struggle for Mastery in Germany, published in Chester Wilmot's The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe.

The pattern of post-war Europe, he maintains, was determined during the More. Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published inthe book has the advantage of the author’s extensive interviews with participants from all sides of the conflict, when recollections of the war were still painfully fresh/5(24).

Includes over 50 maps and plans Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published inthe book has the advantage of the author’s extensive interviews with participants from all sides of the conflict, when recollections of the war were still.

The Struggle For Europe Book Summary: Includes over 50 maps and plans Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published inthe book has the advantage of the author’s extensive interviews with participants from all sides of the conflict, when recollections of the war were still.

Chester Wilmot's The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. The pattern of post-war Europe, he maintains, was determined during the fighting; he sees the shaping events through a study of wartime diplomacy and strategy and of the impact on wartime policies of the personalities of the statesmen and generals with.

‎From the ashes of World War II to the conflict over Iraq, William Hitchcock examines the miraculous transformation of Europe from a deeply fractured land to a continent striving for stability, tolerance, democracy, and prosperity.

Exploring the role of Cold War politics in Europe’s peace settl 3/5(6).The Struggle for Europe starts by assessing the impact of World War II on European politics and society and the foundations of Europe’s extraordinary economic recovery. It explores the role of the United States and the Soviet Union in shaping the postwar settlement and shows how Europeans often resisted and defied superpower dictates.out of 5 stars The Struggle For Europe by Chester Wilmot.

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Aug Verified Purchase. I found this book very informative as it gave an insight to the thinkings of all the major political and military personnel involved in /5(31).