up to 75% off publishers’ prices

1913: The World before the Great War

Charles Emmerson

While 1913 is often seen as the prelude to an apocalypse, that was not how it felt at the time. Presented largely from the perspective of contemporary travellers and writers, the world presented in this account was wealthier and better connected than ever before. Encompassing 28 cities, it highlights technological progress across the globe, the scale of optimism for the future, and how oblivious people were to the catastrophe that lay ahead. 

Publ £25.00

£9.99

In stock
Product information:
  • Publisher: Bodley Head
  • Year: 2013
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 544pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • ISBN: 9781847922267
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 1kg
Product code:
218181
Product information
Delivery information

UK

Single item order‭: ‬£2.00

Multiple item order‭: ‬£3.00

Next day‭ - ‬all orders‭: ‬£6.00

Standard delivery‭: ‬3-5‭ ‬working days‭ (‬Highlands and Islands 5-7‭ ‬working days‭)‬

Next day delivery‭: ‬Available all UK excluding Highlands and Islands

Collect your order from a local shop – prices and delivery times as above

Overseas

All orders‭: ‬delivery costs for orders outside the UK are based on country of destination and product weight.

You can view your overseas delivery cost using the Summary section within the Basket‭.‬

For more information on delivery/overseas orders please refer to our Delivery Information.