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An A-Z of Modern Europe Since 1789

1st Edition

By Martin Polley


208 pages

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Paperback: 9780415185981
pub: 2000-08-17
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An A-Z of Modern Europe 1789-1999 is a comprehensive dictionary which defines modern Europe through its important events and people. It includes entries on:

* key people from Napoleon Bonaparte to Hitler

* key political and military events

* influential political, social, cultural and economic theories.

An A-Z of Modern Europe 1789-1999 offers accessible and concise definitions of nearly 1000 separate items. The book is cross-referenced and thus provides associated links and connections while the appendices contain essential extra information. The book contains five helpful maps to guide the reader along.


'A-Z of Modern Europe is a succinct guide to the major issues and personalities of the past 200 years of European history. It is thoroughly cross-referenced and will surely prove indispensable' - Ruth Henig, University of Lancaster

'Students will find this a lucid and reliable source of essential information.' - Patricia Clavin, Keele University

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / General