Hailed on publication as a thought-provoking, authoritative analysis of the true beginnings of the Second World War, this revised edition of The Road to War is essential reading for anyone interested in this momentous period of history. Taking each major nation in turn, the book tells the story of their road to war; recapturing the concerns, anxieties and prejudices of the statesmen of the thirties.
The best short work on the origins of the second world war. It is a masterpiece of compression
Stimulating and enjoyable... essential reading
The authors combine passion with understanding to make sound historical sense
It is mesmerising to read about a world careering to hell