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Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age


  


 : Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age

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Binding: Paperback
Brand: Mariner Books
Color: Brown
EAN: 9780395937587
Edition: 1
ISBN: 0395937582
Item Dimensions: 82555090109
Label: Mariner Books
Languages: EnglishPublishedEnglishOriginal LanguageEnglishUnknown
Manufacturer: Mariner Books
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 416
Publication Date: September 14, 2000
Publisher: Mariner Books
Release Date: September 14, 2000
Studio: Mariner Books




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A rare and remarkable cultural history of World War I that unearths the roots of modernism



 



Dazzling in its originality, Rites of Spring probes the origins, impact, and aftermath of World War I, from the premiere of Stravinsky's ballet The Rite of Spring in 1913 to the death of Hitler in 1945. Recognizing that “The Great War was the psychological turning point . . . for modernism as a whole,” author Modris Eksteins examines the lives of ordinary people, works of modern literature, and pivotal historical events to redefine the way we look at our past and toward our future.





 



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