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Postwar

A History of Europe Since 1945

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Postwar

A History of Europe Since 1945

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Table of Contents

Preface & Acknowledgements XIII
Introduction 1
PART ONE: Post-War: 1945-1953
I The Legacy of War 13
II Retribution 41
III The Rehabilitation of Europe 63
IV The Impossible Settlement 100
V The Coming of the Cold War 129
VI Into the Whirlwind 165
VII Culture Wars 197
CODA The End of Old Europe 226
PART TWO: Prosperity and Its Discontents: 1953-1971
VII The Politics of Stability 241
IX Lost Illusions 278
X The Age of Affluence 324
XI The Social Democratic Movement 360
XII The Spectre of Revolution 390
XIII The End of the Affair 422
PART THREE: Recessional: 1971-1989
XIV Diminished Expectations 453
XV Politics in a New Key 484
XVI A Time of Transition 504
XVII The New Realism 535
XVIII The Power of the Powerless 559
XIX The End of the Old Order 585
PART FOUR: After the Fall: 1989-2005
XX A Fissile Continent 637
XXI The Reckoning 665
XXII The Old Europe — and the New 701
XXIII The Varieties of Europe 749
XXIV Europe as a Way of Life 777
EPILOGUE From the House of the Dead: An Essay on Modern European Memory 803
Suggestions for Further Reading 803
Index 879

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DA1058, D1051 .J84 2006

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Paperback
Number of pages
960

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OL7361660M
ISBN 10
0143037757
ISBN 13
9780143037750
OCLC/WorldCat
71333824
Library Thing
4737934
Goodreads
29658

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"I first decided to write this book while changing trains at the Westbahnhof, Vienna's main railway terminus."

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