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July Crisis : the world's descent into war, summer 1914 / T. G. Otte.

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J.N. Desmarais Library D 511 O83 2014 30007008926965 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781107064904 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1107064902 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xxii, 534 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prelude: the road to Sarajevo -- Sarajevo and its echoes: 28 June to 5 July -- The triumph of tactics over strategy: 6 to 21 July -- Localizing the crisis, 19 to 23 July -- The ultimatum: 23 to 26 July -- Localizing the war: 26 to 28 July -- Escalation: 29 July to 4 August.
Summary, etc.: "Definitive new account of the catalytic events that led to the outbreak of war. Thomas Otte argues that neither martial culture nor the alliance system played a decisive role for much of the crisis. Instead he reveals the fatal flaws, failings, and miscalculations of those who led Europe into war"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Europe > History > July Crisis, 1914.
World War, 1914-1918 > Causes.
HISTORY / Europe / General.

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