Rites of Spring
The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age
Explore the impact of World War I on modernism with Rites of Spring. This cultural history delves into the origins, impact, and aftermath of the war. Author Modris Eksteins employs a unique approach by analyzing the lives of ordinary people, literary works, and historical events to provide a fresh perspective on our past and future. From Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring to Hitler's death, this book is a remarkable exploration of the roots of modernism.
First Published in 1989
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