Small Wars, Faraway Places

Small Wars, Faraway Places

Global Insurrection and the Making of the Modern World, 1945-1965

Book - 2013
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Drawing from new archival research, prize-winning historian Michael Burleigh gives new meaning to the seminal decades of 1945 to 1965 by examining the many, largely forgotten, "hot" wars fought around the world.
Publisher: New York : Viking, [2013]
ISBN: 9780670025459
0670025453
Characteristics: [ix], 587 pages : maps ; 24 cm

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May 28, 2014

Like many another black African he soon discovered that Russian racism was of an even more virulent kind than he encountered in Britian.

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but victory is a women she does not give herself except to those who know how to take her.

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Mao had surprised Washington and Moscow alike by winning the Chinese civil war with ease.

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Stalin correctly perceived that foreign policy was the key to the survival of the Soviet regime.

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Never have so many been fucked about by so few/And neither the few nor the many/Have fuck all idea what to do,...

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