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Advantages: Close to some good shops, a good metro station and not far from the Eiffel Tower. Disadvantages: Tiny room, paper thin walls (and I MEAN paper thin) and quite tired rooms.
...* hotel as it was in a good location and it looked nice enough on the pictures, it wasn't badly priced too compared to similar hotels in Paris.
The Hotel's Location
Europe Hotel is in an ideal location on a busy street. It's situated only a 10-15 minute walk away from the Effiel Tower, which was amusing on our first day as we stood with a map wondering where the busy street we were standing in...
Advantages: Wide-ranging, detailed, incisive look at the years leading up to war Disadvantages: The occasional omission or questionable argument, inevitable in a book of this nature
...One could argue that the main title of this book is slightly questionable. Throughout the half-century or so preceding the outbreak of hostilities in 1914, Europe had rarely been a conflict-free zone, with the Franco-Prussian, Graeco-Turkish and Balkan wars for a start. However, it is only reasonable to add the qualification that the majority of the continent was at peace with itself and most...
Advantages: Broad scope, engaging narrative, fascinating military history Disadvantages: Diplomatic history not so assured, bias in focus towards Western front
...the First World War. With this peak of interest it is unsurprising that publishers are heavily promoting new general interest books on the subject. This is how I came to pick up Max Hastings? Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914 for £15 from Tesco. Not a bad price for a hefty hardback, but was it worth the read?
It?s easy to be cynical about the coming World War One centenary fanfare. It?s a chance...