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Best in Fall History 2013: #3 Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings

Best in Fall History 2013: #3 Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings

Best in Fall History 2013: #7 Lincoln in the World by Kevin Perraino #6 Command and Control by Eric Schlosser #5 One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson #4 The War That Ended Peace by Margaret MacMillan #3 Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings Yet another World War I book makes the […]

Great Books of the Great War (from Max Hastings, Margaret MacMillan, and others)

Great Books of the Great War (from Max Hastings, Margaret MacMillan, and others)

Upcoming Books on WWI from Max Hastings and Others In June 2014 we will reach the start of one the darkest centennials in world history: the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, which became the final catalyst for the First World War. In preparation for this oncoming anniversary, the reading lists are beginning to fill up […]

Review of Inferno by Max Hastings

Review of Inferno by Max Hastings

Every year thousands of books are published about World War 2. As the largest and most violent event in human history, that should come as no surprise. But what you do not see so often among the myriad of monographs are single volume histories of the entire war. To cover the war in one volume […]