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July 1914

Countdown To War

By Sean McMeekin, 1974-

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July 1914 countdown to war

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2013

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9780465031450


Format: Book
Author: McMeekin, Sean, 1974-
Title: July 1914 : countdown to war / Sean McMeekin.
Publisher Date: New York, NY : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2013]
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 -- Causes Europe -- History -- July Crisis, 1914.
Isbn: 9780465031450 (hardcover) 0465031455 (hardcover)
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System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 940.311 McM
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Bib Id: 422383

Format: Book
Author: McMeekin, Sean, 1974-
Title: July 1914 : countdown to war / Sean McMeekin.
Publisher, Date: New York, NY : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2013]
Description: xviii, 461 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Subjects: World War, 1914-1918 -- Causes
Subjects: Europe -- History -- July Crisis, 1914.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-443) and index.
Contents: Sarajevo : Sunday, 28 June 1914 -- Reactions. Vienna : anger, not sympathy ; St. Petersburg : no quarter given ; Paris and London : unwelcome interruption ; Berlin : sympathy and impatience -- Countdown. The Count Hoyos mission to Berlin : Sunday-Monday, 5-6 July ; War council in Vienna (I) : Tuesday, 7 July ; Radio silence : 8-17 July ; Enter Sazonov : Saturday, 18 July ; War council in Vienna (II) : Sunday, 19 July ; Poincaré meets the Tsar : Monday, 20 July ; Sazonov's threat : Tuesday, 21 July ; Champagne summit : Wednesday-Thursday, 22-23 July ; Anti-ultimatum and ultimatum : Thursday, 23 July ; Sazonov strikes : Friday, 24 July ; Russia, France, and Serbia stand firm : Saturday, 25 July ; Russia prepares for war : Sunday, 26 July ; The Kaiser returns : Monday, 27 July ; "You have got me into a fine mess" : Tuesday, 28 July ; "O will not be responsible for a monstrous slaughter!" : Wednesday, 29 July ; Slaughter it is : Thursday, 30 July ; Last Chance Saloon : Friday, 31 July ; "Now you can do what you want" : Saturday, 1 August ; Britain wakes up to the danger : Sunday, 2 August ; Sir Edward Grey's big moment : Monday, 3 August ; World war : no going back : Tuesday, 4 August -- The question of responsibility.
LCCN: 2012049777
ISBN: 9780465031450 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0465031455 (hardcover)
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Call Number: 940.311 McM