1st Edition

The World Today

By W.E.F. Ward Copyright 1974

    The World Today (1974) examines the world of the late twentieth century and its roots – the disintegration of the old world is analysed in the expansion and subsequent decline of nineteenth-century imperialism, and the attempts by the League of Nations and United Nations to bring about a new order on international cooperation.

    1. Introduction  2. The United Nations  3. The Century of Imperialism  4. Marxism  5. The Russian Revolution  6. Russia Under Lenin  7. Russia as a Great Power  8. The Independent States of Africa  9. China  10. South-East Asia: Indo-China; Indonesia; Malaysia  11. Israel and the Arabs  12. Ireland


    W.E.F. Ward