Books

  • The Great Class War 1914-1918

    The Great Class War 1914-1918

    Historian Jacques Pauwels applies a critical, revisionist lens to the First World War, offering readers a fresh interpretation that challenges mainstream thinking. As Pauwels sees it, war offered benefits to everyone, across class and national borders. For European statesmen, a large-scale war could give their countries new colonial territories, important ...

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  • 14-18 la grande guerre des classes

    14-18 la grande guerre des classes

    Dans l’Europe de 1914, le droit de vote universel n’existait pas. Partout, la noblesse et les grands industriels se partageaient le pouvoir. Mais cette élite, restreinte, craignait les masses populaires et le spectre d’une révolution. L’Europe devait sortir «purifiée» de la guerre, et « grandie » par l’extension territoriale.  Et ...

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Articles

  • There is Nothing Great about War

    There is Nothing Great about War

    But Jacques Pauwels’ book on WWI is great In all countries socialists renounced the class struggle and proceeded instead to go to war for their fatherland and their people. Jacques R. Pauwels, The Great Class War 1914-1918, p. 69 War is anathema. I hate war and I am sure the ...

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