History: European History

  • Dimensions of Heritage and Memory: Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis book cover

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory

    Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Whitehead, Susannah Eckersley, Mads Daugbjerg, Gönül Bozoğlu

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory is a landmark contribution on the politics of the past in Europe today. The book explores the meanings of heritage in a time of crisis, when the past permeates social and political divisions, identity contests and official projects to forge a European community.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • 1989 and the West: Western Europe since the End of the Cold War book cover

    1989 and the West

    Western Europe since the End of the Cold War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eleni Braat, Pepijn Corduwener

    Back in 1989, many anticipated that the end of the Cold War would usher in the ‘end of history’ characterized by the victory of democracy and capitalism. At the thirtieth anniversary of this momentous event, this book challenges this assumption. It studies the most recent era of contemporary…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Revolutionary Ukraine, 1917-2017: History’s Flashpoints and Today’s Memory Wars book cover

    Revolutionary Ukraine, 1917-2017

    History’s Flashpoints and Today’s Memory Wars, 1st Edition

    By Myroslav Shkandrij

    This book examines four dramatic periods that have shaped not only Ukrainian, but also Soviet and Russian history over the last hundred years: the revolutionary struggles of 1917-20, Stalin’s "second" revolution of 1928-33, the mobilization of revolutionary nationalists during the Second World War,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Post-Soviet Nostalgia: Confronting the Empire’s Legacies book cover

    Post-Soviet Nostalgia

    Confronting the Empire’s Legacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Otto Boele, Boris Noordenbos, Ksenia Robbe

    Bringing together scholars from Russia, the United States and Europe, this collection of essays is the first to explore the slippery phenomenon of post-Soviet nostalgia by studying it as a discursive practice serving a wide variety of ideological agendas. The authors demonstrate how feelings of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Maurits of Nassau and the Survival of the Dutch Revolt: Comparative Insurgences book cover

    Maurits of Nassau and the Survival of the Dutch Revolt

    Comparative Insurgences, 1st Edition

    By Nick Ridley

    This book describes the crucial period in the monumental eighty-year Dutch struggle against the Spanish Empire, through which a small nation gained its independence from one of the mightiest European powers. Dr. Ridley shows how even though the Dutch Revolt was at its lowest point, Maurits of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Protecting Democracy from Dissent: Population Engineering in Western Europe 1918-1926 book cover

    Protecting Democracy from Dissent: Population Engineering in Western Europe 1918-1926

    1st Edition

    By Shannon Monaghan

    In the aftermath of the First World War, the victorious powers – more or less liberal democracies – argued that democracy would bring peace to Europe because this was the only effective way for legitimate states, with governments based on the consent of the governed, to be organized. What the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Modernity, History, and Politics in Czech Art book cover

    Modernity, History, and Politics in Czech Art

    1st Edition

    By Marta Filipová

    This book traces the influence of the changing political environment on Czech art, criticism, history, and theory between 1895 and 1939, looking beyond the avant-garde to the peripheries of modern art. The period is marked by radical political changes, the formation of national and regional…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Politics

  • Italian Modern Art in the Age of Fascism book cover

    Italian Modern Art in the Age of Fascism

    1st Edition

    By Anthony White

    This book examines the work of several modern artists, including Fortunato Depero, Scipione, and Mario Radice, who were working in Italy during the time of Benito Mussolini’s rise and fall. It provides a new history of the relationship between modern art and fascism. The study begins from the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Politics

  • The Body Broken: Late Medieval and Renaissance Europe, 1300–1525 book cover

    The Body Broken

    Late Medieval and Renaissance Europe, 1300–1525, 2nd Edition

    By Charles F. Briggs

    The Body Broken is a thematic survey of Europe in the late Middle Ages, a period of huge crisis, conflict and religious change that included the Black Death, the Reformation, the Peasants’ Revolt and the Renaissance. This thoroughly updated and revised second edition retains the thematic approach…

    Paperback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Academic Architectural Education: The origins and enduring influence of the Académie d’Architecture book cover

    The Rise of Academic Architectural Education

    The origins and enduring influence of the Académie d’Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Griffin

    Academic architectural education started with the inauguration of the Académie d'Architecture on 3 December 1671 in France. It was the first institution to be devoted solely to the study of architecture, and its school was the first dedicated to the explicit training of architectural students. The…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • Strange Allies: Britain, France and the Dilemmas of Disarmament and Security, 1929-1933 book cover

    Strange Allies

    Britain, France and the Dilemmas of Disarmament and Security, 1929-1933, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Webster

    Strange Allies examines three intersecting themes of fundamental importance to the international history of the period between the two world wars. First, and most broadly, it is a study of the international history of the pivotal ‘hinge years’, running from the onset of the Depression in late 1929…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • A Country Doctor in the French Revolution: Marie-François-Bernadin Ramel book cover

    A Country Doctor in the French Revolution

    Marie-François-Bernadin Ramel, 1st Edition

    By Robert Weston

    This book will be of interest to those studying French medical and Revolutionary history. It traces the life of an early-modern rural French physician from childhood to death — how he worked as a physician for six years in North Africa (taking a particular interest in medical meteorology); sought…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18
    Routledge

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