By Zara S. Steiner,Keith Neilson
While maintaining the elemental argument that Britain went to warfare in 1914 now not because of inner pressures yet as a reaction to exterior occasions, Steiner and Neilson reject contemporary arguments that Britain grew to become concerned as a result of fears of an 'invented' German threat, or to safeguard her Empire. as a substitute, putting larger emphasis than earlier than at the position of Russia, the authors convincingly argue that Britain entered the struggle which will shield the ecu stability of strength and the nation's beneficial place inside it.
Lucid and accomplished, Britain and the Origins of the 1st global War brings jointly the bureaucratic, diplomatic, monetary, strategical and ideological elements that resulted in Britain's access into the good conflict, and continues to be the main whole survey of the pre-war situation.
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Britain and the Origins of the First World War (The Making of the Twentieth Century) by Zara S. Steiner,Keith Neilson