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World power or decline

Fischer, Fritz

World power or decline

the controversy over Germany"s aims in the First World War

by Fischer, Fritz

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Germany.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFritz Fischer ; translated by Lancelot L. Farrar, Robert Kimber, and Rita Kimber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD515 .F27513 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 131 p. ;
      Number of Pages131
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4924283M
      ISBN 100297769804
      LC Control Number76350573
      OCLC/WorldCa2020916

        I n or around , America's character changed. For almost half a century, the United States had been a relatively egalitarian, secure, middle-class democracy, with structures in place that.   America remains a global power, but in the world’s capitals, policymakers are now puzzling out which alliances and organizations will shape the future. Entropy rules over : Adrian Monck.

        If American power declines, this world order will decline with it. It will be replaced by some other kind of order, reflecting the desires and the qualities of other world powers.   Addeddate Call number Digitalpublicationdate /04/29 Identifier worldaspowermbp Identifier-ark ark://t23b5x

      It is our decline since then in relation to our European partners that has been so marked, so that today we are not only no longer a world power, but we are not in the first rank even as a.   The Post-American World by Fareed Zakaria The preoccupation with rise and fall is as old as power itself. Zakaria's "Rise of the Rest" is perhaps a reworking of the title of the Canadian Author: Martin Woollacott.


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