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Military balance in Europe

Military balance in Europe

selected papers presented to a conference at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs on 17-18 April 1980

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Published by The Institute in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • North Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Congresses.,
    • Warsaw Treaty Organization -- Congresses.,
    • Europe -- Defenses -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Bo Huldt and Atis Lejins.
      SeriesConference papers / Swedish Institute of International Affairs,, 2, Conference papers (Utrikespolitiska institutet (Sweden)) ;, 2.
      ContributionsHuldt, Bo, 1941-, Lejins, Atis., Utrikespolitiska institutet (Sweden)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA646 .M63 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3123000M
      ISBN 109171824561
      LC Control Number82233982

        The American military experience in World War I and the influenza pandemic were closely intertwined. The war fostered influenza in the crowded conditions of military camps in the United States and in the trenches of the Western Front in Europe. The virus traveled with military personnel from camp to camp and across the Atlantic, and at the World War I was a global military conflict from through It killed 9 million soldiers, wounded 21 million, and left 7 million disabled. Another 10 million civilians died. Germany and France each lost 80 percent of their male population aged between 15 and It was called the Great War because it affected people in every ://

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library World War I was fought on battlefields throughout Europe between and It involved human slaughter on a previously unprecedented scale—and its consequences were enormous. The human and structural devastation left Europe and the world greatly changed in almost all facets of life, setting the stage for political convulsions throughout the remainder of the ://

        20th-century international relations - 20th-century international relations - World War I, – World War I has aptly been called a war of illusions that exposed in sharp relief all the follies of the prewar generation. The war plans of the generals had misfired at once, and expectations that the intensity of modern firepower would serve the offense, or that the war must be brief, proved   The collapse of France, just six weeks after Hitler's initial assault, ripped up the balance of power in Europe. Dr Gary Sheffield considers the dramatic and unexpected defeat of the Allied forces


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