Bestseller

11-11-2020

1920 bestseller "The Economic Consequences of the Peace" by John Maynard Keynes. On 4 June 1919, the British Delegation under the lead of David Lloyd would continue the Paris "Peace" Conference without its economist. John M. Keynes resigned the day before he turned 36. This Englishmen acknowledged the difference between peace and "peace".

Europeans, does John Major make a splendid appearance as a John Maynard Keynes of the twenty-first century? Leider gibt sich dessen inhaltlich geschichtlicher Lookalike wie eine Schlafwandererversion des international hochgepriesenen Wirtschaftswissenschaftlers mit einem genau hundert Jahre alten Bestseller. Für seine eindrucksvolle, friedfertige...

Though it would take a few years after successfully fighting the treaty and its originators, Istanbul's Hagia Sophia would serve as a museum for nearly the past hundred years. The developments of a century ago, that the history jubilee is referring to, and current events in Turkey cannot be seen entirely separately. The European Commission for...

Een "Arbeitsparlement", zo noemt Philipp Austermann (D - Brühl) in een gastbijdrage aan Cicero de eerste parlementszitting van de Weimarer Republiek. Constantin Fehrenbach werd de vierde rijkskanselier. In zestien maanden tijd ten tijde van het moordzuchtige Verdrag van Versailles werden er drie kanseliers versleten. Zijn regering was de...

Five months after the Treaty of Versailles implementation (10.I.1920), Britain, its Imperial Delegation and G. Clemenceau dictate the Treaty of Trianon (Versailles, no negotiations, "no deal") on HUNGARY. In between is the U.S. #Senate endorsement of its November 1919 opting-out vote (19.III.1920). Cartoon: Who were the men in the suit, who...