Includes bibliographical references (p. -359).
|Series||Böhlaus zeitgeschichtliche Bibliothek ;, Bd. 21|
|LC Classifications||D800 .R34 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||359 p. :|
|Number of Pages||359|
|LC Control Number||93218010|
This book, the result of an international collaborative project, provides a new quantitative view of the wartime economic experiences of six great powers: the UK, the United States, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USSR. A chapter is devoted to each country, while the introductory chapter presents a comparative overview/5. The economics of the Second World War: Seventy-five years on – a new eBook Stephen Broadberry, Mark Harrison 04 May WWII was the last time that Western societies were mobilised for an all-consuming conflict that demanded years of sacrifice and service from every citizen and every family. The Economics of World War II: Six Great Powers in International Comparison. The Economics of World War II.: This book provides a new quantitative view of the wartime economic experiences of six great powers; the UK, the USA, Germany, Italy, Japan and the s: 2. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ránki, György, Economics of the Second World War. Wien: Böhlau Verlag, © (OCoLC) The result of an international collaborative project, the volume aims to provide a text of statistical reference for students and researchers interested in international and comparative economic history, the history of World War II, the history of economic policy, and comparative economic systems. Introduction: economic factors in the war This book deals with two issues in the economics of twentieth century warfare. First is the contribution of economics to victory and defeat of the great powers in World War II. Second is the impact of the war upon long-run economic trends and postwar institutions in the economies of the great powers.1File Size: KB. "This remarkable book should be the standard work for a long time. A true comparative study, it relates the experience of all the main countries (and sometimes others) to a series of key issues that are deftly analyzed and not just described. In addition to the basics--production, consumption, food, finance and organization--the book deals with such famous themes as war as the bringer-of.
Focused on macroeconomics, The Economics of World War II makes no attempt to cover economic history more broadly. There is almost nothing, for example, on specific regions or the interaction of economics and logistics with particular campaigns. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. The Cambridge History of the Second World War Volume 3: Total War: Economy, Society and CultureCited by: 1. World War II was the deadliest military conflict in history. It lasted from to and involved 30 countries from every part of the globe. World War II killed around 70 million people or 4% of the world's population. Historians argue over the exact numbers, so most of the following figures are from "The Fallen of World War II. About the Author. Stephen Broadberry is Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick. His previous books include The Productivity Race: British Manufacturing in International Perspective (). Mark Harrison writes about the history and economics of Russia, conflict, defence and by: