HIST 7370X The Coming of the Two World Wars
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 737.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits
The origins of World Wars I and II; diplomatic background, domestic causes, interpretations, historiography. The imperialist rivalries, military alliances, and nationalist conflicts before 1914. Nazi aggression and appeasement before 1939.