Empires at War: 1911-1923 by Robert Gerwarth, Erez Manela
Published by Oxford University Press on October 1st 2015
Genres: Colonialism & Post-Colonialism, Military
Len's Summary: Looks beyond Europe and the Western Front to examine why this was a truly global conflagration leading to the dissolution of empires. It starts with the Italio-Ottoman war over Libya, and ends with the Greco-Turkish War, the Treaty of Lausanne and declaration of the Turkish Republic.