The second half of the twentieth century was dominated by the unfolding drama of the Cold War, from the Berlin blockade to the fall of the Berlin Wall. A booming global economy has had its sinister shadow in the apparently insoluble crises that havebeset much of the Third World. Above all, peace in the West has been offset by wars of unbelievable murderousness elsewhere. Reynolds' account is both an overview of the trends underlying this spectacular and awful variety, and an insight into the lives led in its midst.A Global History Since 1945 David Reynolds ... FiAcloux, Women and the Third World: Work and Daily Life, trans. by Enne Amann and Peter Amann (London: Associated University Presses, 1987) offer a broad and stimulating thematic essay.
|Title||:||One World Divisible|
|Publisher||:||Penguin UK - 2015-09-24|