The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
With 200,000 hardcover copies in print, this book has received worldwide attention. Kennedy explains how the various world powers have risen and fallen over the five centuries since the formation of the "new monarchies" in Western Europe.
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summary), His- torisk tidskrift (1966). Lupfer, T., "The Dynamics of Doctrine: The
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London, 1968. Mellor, REM. The Soviet Union and Its Geographical Problems.
London, 1982. Mendelsohn, K. Science and Western Domination. London, 1976.
Mendl, W. Deterrence and Persuasion: French Nuclear Armament in the Context
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The internal political system of the United states, or of any other nation for that matter, is of little consequence to Paul Kennedy in his treatment of WWI. The rise and fall of the Great Powers with ... Read full review
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE Paul Kennedy's international bestseller is a sweeping account of five hundred years of fluctuating economic muscle and military might. Kennedy's masterwork begins ... Read full review