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The sleepwalkers : how Europe went to war in 1914, Christopher Clark

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The sleepwalkers : how Europe went to war in 1914
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The sleepwalkers
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how Europe went to war in 1914
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Christopher Clark
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An authoritative chronicle, drawing on new research on World War I, traces the paths to war in a minute-by-minute narrative that examines the decades of history that informed the events of
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Title
The sleepwalkers
Creator
Summary
An authoritative chronicle, drawing on new research on World War I, traces the paths to war in a minute-by-minute narrative that examines the decades of history that informed the events of 1914
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  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
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DLC
Dewey number
940.3/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D511
LC item number
.C54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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Sleep walkers
The sleepwalkers : how Europe went to war in 1914, Christopher Clark
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The sleepwalkers : how Europe went to war in 1914, Christopher Clark
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Originally published: Great Britain : Allen Lane, 2012
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Roads to Sarajevo. Serbian ghosts. Murder in Belgrade ; 'Irresponsible elements' ; Mental maps ; Separation ; Escalation ; Three Turkish wars ; The conspiracy ; Nikola Paésiâc reacts ; The empire without qualities. Conflict and equilibrium ; The chess players ; Lies and forgeries ; Deceptive calm ; Hawks and doves -- One continent divided. The polarization of Europe, 1887-1907. Dangerous liaison : the Franco-Russian Alliance ; The Judgement of Paris ; The end of British neutrality ; Belated empire : Germany ; The Great Turning Point? ; Painting the devil on the wall ; The many voices of European foreign policy. Sovereign decision-makers; Who governed in St Petersburg? ; Who governed in Paris? ; Who governed in Berlin? ; The troubled supremacy of Sir Edward Grey ; The Agadir Crisis of 1911 ; Soldiers and civilians ; The press and public opinion ; The fluidity of power ; Balkan entanglements. Air strikes on Libya ; Balkan helter-skelter ; The wobbler ; The Balkan Winter Crisis of 1912-13 ; Bulgaria or Serbia? ; Austria's troubles ; The Balkanization of the Franco-Russian Alliance ; Paris forces the pace ; Poincarâe under pressure ; Last chances : dâetente and danger, 1912-1914. The limits of dâetente ; 'Now or never' ; Germans on the Bosphorus ; The Balkan inception scenario ; A crisis of masculinity? ; How open was the future? ; Murder in Sarajevo. The assassination ; Flashbulb moments ; The investigation begins ; Serbian responses ; What is to be done? ; The widening circle. Reactions abroad ; Count Hoyos goes to Berlin ; The road to the Austrian ultimatum ; The strange death of Nikolai Hartwig ; The French in St Petersburg. Count de Robien changes trains ; M. Poincarâe sails to Russia ; The poker game ; The ultimatum. Austria demands ; Serbia responds ; A 'local war' begins ; Warning shots. Firmness prevails ; 'Its' war this time' ; Russian reasons ; :Last days. A strange light falls upon the map of Europe ; Poincarâe returns to Paris ; Russia mobilizes ; The leap into the dark ; 'There must be some misunderstanding' ; The tribulations of Paul Cambon ; Britain intervenes ; Belgium ;
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxxi, 697 p.
Isbn
9780061146657
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012038473
Other physical details
ill., maps

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