Harry Elmer Barnes
Title The Genesis of the World War
Book Condition Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. 1926
Seller ID 541H1267
B000OYGCEA Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. xxx, 750 pages. Footnotes. Index. Five-page reading list of War Guilt publications. Black and white frontispiece photo plate of Wilson and Poincare in Paris. "It is the purpose of the writer to arouse interest in the subject and to create a general conviction that there is here a major international problem, the nature and importance of which are scarcely realized by even the average educated American." - from Preface. "The only way to assess the blame for the World War is to know all the evidence and to put off war spectacles. Professor Barnes is one of the few men who have done both." - George Peabody Gooch, University of London. Barnes spent much of his life robustly challenging commonly held historic views. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Dust jacket not included. A sound copy.