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    • The War that Ended Peace

    • By: Margaret MacMillan
    • Narrated by: Richard Burnip
    • Length: 31 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 186
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    The First World War followed a period of sustained peace in Europe during which people talked with confidence of prosperity, progress and hope. But in 1914, Europe walked into a catastrophic conflict which killed millions of its men, bled its economies dry, shook empires and societies to pieces, and fatally undermined Europe's dominance of the world. It was a war which could have been avoided up to the last moment - so why did it happen?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Real Marathon!

    • By Tom on 06-02-14

    Regular price: £29.99

    • Six Months That Changed the World

    • The Paris Peace Conference of 1919
    • By: Dr. Margaret MacMillan
    • Narrated by: Dr. Margaret MacMillan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 35
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
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      5 out of 5 stars 32

    The world will never see another peace conference like the one which took place in Paris in 1919. For six months, the world's major leaders - including Woodrow Wilson, president of the United States, David Lloyd George, prime minister of Great Britain, and Georges Clemenceau, prime minister of France - met to discuss the peace settlements which were to end World War One.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A revelation

    • By Burbag on 01-04-15

    Regular price: £18.29