Between War and Peace

Between War and Peace

An emperor bows abjectly before his conquerors on the deck of a battleship. As smoke yet rises from a bloody battlefield, a dejected general proffers his sword to his victorious opponent. Frock-coated ministers exchange red leather-bound treaty books in the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles. These are iconic images of war's end, but even when they are historically accurate, they conceal more than they convey. Not all wars end decisively. Indeed, the endings of most wars… (more)

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Publisher: Free Press (January 11, 2011)

Parent ISBN: 9781439194621

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 4 MB

Language: English


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