By Tony Judt

ISBN-10: 0809050935

ISBN-13: 9780809050932

ISBN-10: 0814743587

ISBN-13: 9780814743584

“I am enthusiastically eu; no expert individual may well heavily desire to go back to the embattled, collectively adverse circle of suspicious and introverted international locations that was once the eu continent within the rather contemporary previous. however it is something to imagine an end result fascinating, particularly one other to think it really is attainable. it really is my rivalry really united Europe is adequately not likely for it to be unwise and self-defeating to insist upon it. i'm therefore, i assume, a Euro-pessimist.” —Tony Judt

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