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At one time the postwar era (1945-1989) was considered the dawning of a new epoch. Now with the Berlin Wall down and the Soviet Union part of history, Judt treats the era as an interim period during which the unfinished business of World War II was dealt with. In telling the story of the postwar era and beyond, Judt covers Eastern and Western Europe, the histories of individual countries and Europe’s love-hate relationship with the United States.

 

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