The Shock of America Europe and the Challenge of the Century

Author(s): 
Ellwood, David
ISBN: 
9780198228790
Date published: 
July 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£35.00

An ambitious, original book describing a century of Europe coping with America: its inventions, personalities, films, armies, business, and politics. These decades reveal how much emotional energy Europeans invested in finding their own ways to reconcile tradition and modernity under the pressure of the ever-evolving American challenge.