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‘America’ and Europe, 1914–1945

D. W. Ellwood.

in The Oxford Handbook of European History, 1914-1945

May 2016; p ublished online October 2014 .

Article. Subjects: History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); European History; United States History. 8260 words.

The First World War cost Europe the leadership of the world. But the United States of Woodrow Wilson was not ready to take its place. The 1920s brought Europe to a crossroads where mass...

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bicycle

Overview page. Subjects: United States History — European History.

Riding became popular in Ireland because the roads were and are comparatively less crowded. Though John Boyd Dunlop invented the pneumatic tyre in Belfast in 1889, he was not a ...

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Cambridge, Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George, earl of Athlone [formerly Prince Alexander of Teck] (1874–1957), army officer and governor-general of South Africa

Bede Clifford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: European History; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; British History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1753 words.

Cambridge, Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George, earl of Athlone [formerly Prince Alexander of Teck] (1874–1957), army officer and governor-general of South Africa, was born...

Power and Culture in the West

Christopher Endy.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Cold War

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Cold War; European History; United States History. 8506 words.

This chapter, which analyzes the Cold War culture in the West, suggests that there are three major forms of western Cold War culture. These include the culture of anti-communist repression,...

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