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By Alessandro Salvador,Anders G. Kjøstvedt

This edited assortment provides new learn on how the good conflict and its aftermath formed political concept within the interwar interval throughout Europe. Assessing the foremost avid gamers of the conflict in addition to extra peripheral circumstances, the participants problem past interpretations of the connection among veterans and fascism, and supply new views on how veterans attempted to advertise a brand new political and social order. those that had frontline adventure of the 1st global warfare devoted themselves to developing a brand new political and social order in war-torn Europe, formed by way of their event of the battle and its aftermath. a few them gave voice to the necessity for a global order loose from political and social clash, and in every single place Europe veterans imagined a 3rd method among capitalist liberalism and state-controlled socialism. through doing so, a lot of them moved in the direction of rising fascist pursuits and have become, in a few case unwillingly, the heralds of totalitarian dictatorships.

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