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Dark Valley
By Piers Brendon

The Dark Valley

A Panorama of the 1930s

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Format: Paperback / softback

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Dark Valley by Piers Brendon

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In a work of breathtaking scholarship and scope, "The Dark Valley" is a magisterial overview of the clouded and turbulent pause between the two World Wars. Brendon expertly takes readers through a decade dominated by the Great Depression, political unrest, and social upheaval. of photos.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780375708084
ISBN-10: 0375708081
Format: Paperback / softback
(205mm x 129mm x 44mm)
Pages: 848
Imprint: Random House Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Piers Brendon

Dark Valley by Piers Brendon Dark Valley, Paperback (March 2001)

In this worldwide survey of the 1930s, Brendon examines the great powers and their leaders and investigates how, and how far, contemporary minds knew what they knew, and the extent to which our own view of the time is fogged by their uncertainty. He illuminates a period when the world was struggling with one crisis and hurtling towards another.

Motoring Century by Piers Brendon Motoring Century, Hardback (April 1997)

This is a centenary history of the Royal Automobile Club. The book is a record of the work of the institution, tracing the journey of the car through 100 years of Britain's national life. It also looks at how the automobile has revolutionized society.

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Author Biography - Piers Brendon

Piers Brendon is the Keeper of the Churchill Archives, and a Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge.

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