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To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 by Adam Hochschild
To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918

Bonnie Samuel, January 1, 2012

Hochschild's "To End All Wars" recounts the political maneuverings, personalities and special interest factions of the time, mindset and mind shaping of the approximately 10 years leading up to the opening of WWI. Fascinating and well written, the authors shows us that contrived meanings of events and personalities, plus ego and greed work to form the "reasons"for the endless wars of our world.
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