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The Sleepwalkers

Christopher Clark

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Christopher Clark’s The Sleepwalkers (2012) is an expansive account of the days, months, and years leading up to World War I. Clark’s central contention is that scholars’ continuous preoccupation with the question of who was responsible for starting the war stems from an erroneous understanding of the events...

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PREVIEW

Christopher Clark’s The Sleepwalkers (2012) is an expansive account of the days, months, and years leading up to World War I. Clark’s central contention is that scholars’ continuous preoccupation with the question of who was responsible for starting the war stems from an erroneous understanding of the events...