Hardback Small wars, far away places : the genesis of the modern world, 1945-65 / Michael Burleigh.
Publication year: 2013
Publisher: London : Macmillan,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780230752320 (hbk.) : 9780230771505 (ebook) :
The collapse of Western colonial empires after the Second World War led to any number of vicious struggles for power whose bloody consequences haunt us still. Acclaimed historian Michael Burleigh's brilliant analytic skills and clear eye for common themes underpins this powerful account of those struggles.
588 pages : maps (black and white) ; 24 cm