History: European History

  • 1917 and the Consequences book cover

    1917 and the Consequences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Besier, Katarzyna Stokłosa

    The Russian Revolution of 1917 has been one of the most important events of modern history. It changed the course of the events not only in Russia but, on a wider scale, across the world while it influenced the flow of history throughout the twentieth century until the fall of the Soviet Union and,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • The End of Communist Rule in Albania: Political Change and The Role of The Student Movement book cover

    The End of Communist Rule in Albania

    Political Change and The Role of The Student Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shinasi A. Rama

    This book provides a comprehensive examination of the Albanian Student Movement of 1990–1991. To date, there are no thorough studies of the first year of the post-Communist transition in Albania, which constitutes the most critical period of transition. The lessons to be learned are vast and of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • The End Of Postwar Politics In Italy: The Landmark 1992 Elections book cover

    The End Of Postwar Politics In Italy

    The Landmark 1992 Elections, 1st Edition

    By Gianfranco Pasquino, Patrick Mccarthy

    The end of Italy's Communist Party and the decline of the Christian Democrats reflect profound changes taking place within Italy and in Europe as a whole. In this volume American and Italian scholars challenge the prevailing wisdom that Italy's politics will never change.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

  • Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism: The Storm of History book cover

    Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26

  • Populism and Heritage in Europe: Lost in Diversity and Unity book cover

    Populism and Heritage in Europe

    Lost in Diversity and Unity, 1st Edition

    By Ayhan Kaya

    Populism and Heritage in Europe explores popular discourses about European and national heritage that are being used by specific political actors to advance their agendas and to prevent minority groups from being accepted into European society. Investigating what kind of effect the politics of fear…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Interpreting Early Modern Europe book cover

    Interpreting Early Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Scott Dixon, Beat Kümin

    Interpreting Early Modern Europe is a comprehensive collection of essays on the historiography of the early modern period (circa 1450-1800). Concerned with the principles, priorities, theories, and narratives behind the writing of early modern history, the book places particular emphasis on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24

  • The Iberian World: 1450–1820 book cover

    The Iberian World

    1450–1820, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando Bouza, Pedro Cardim, Antonio Feros

    The Iberian World: 1450–1820 brings together, for the first time in English, the latest research in Iberian studies, providing in-depth analysis of fifteenth- to early nineteenth-century Portugal and Spain, their European possessions, and the African, Asian, and American peoples that were under…

    Hardback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge Worlds

  • A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism: Children of a Restless Time book cover

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism

    Children of a Restless Time, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Modreanu

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism analyses the last three decades of Romanian theatre and connects it to the international stage. Cristina Modreanu questions the relationship between artists and power, both before 1989, behind the Iron Curtain, and in the current global…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20

  • A Short History of the French Revolution book cover

    A Short History of the French Revolution

    7th Edition

    By Jeremy D. Popkin

    A Short History of the French Revolution is an up-to-date survey of the French Revolution and Napoleonic era that introduces readers to the origins and events of this turbulent period in French history, and historians’ interpretations of these events. The book covers all aspects of the Revolution,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18

  • Heritage and Festivals in Europe: Performing Identities book cover

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe

    Performing Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel, Cristina Clopot, Baiba Tjarve, Máiréad Nic Craith

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe critically investigates the purpose, reach and effects of heritage festivals. Providing a comprehensive and detailed analysis of comparatively selected aspects of intangible cultural heritage, the volume demonstrates how such heritage is mobilised within events that…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • The Witchcraft Reader book cover

    The Witchcraft Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Darren Oldridge

    The Witchcraft Reader offers a wide range of historical perspectives on the subject of witchcraft in a single, accessible volume, exploring the enduring hold that it has on human imagination. The witch trials of the late Middle Ages and the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries have inspired a huge…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge Readers in History

  • The Military And Society In The Former Eastern Bloc book cover

    The Military And Society In The Former Eastern Bloc

    1st Edition

    By Constantine Danopoulos, Daniel Zirker, Constantine Danopoulas

    In The Military and Society in the Former Eastern Bloc , an assortment of regional specialists in military relations are gathered together to comment on the current state of the military in a number of Eastern bloc states, including: Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Mongolia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

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