History: Modern History 1750-1945

  • Modern Russia: The Basics book cover

    Modern Russia: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Alston

    Modern Russia: The Basics is an accessible introduction to the key events and transformations which have taken place in Russia from the late 19th century to the present day. Exploring the subject in seven clearly defined chronological periods, this text examines the politics, economics, culture of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Europe Contested: From the Kaiser to Brexit book cover

    Europe Contested

    From the Kaiser to Brexit, 2nd Edition

    By Harold James

    Europe Contested analyses the failures and achievements of an astonishing era of economic advance and political chaos, from the First World War up to the present day. Beginning with the Great War, the book goes on to examine connections between the self-destruction of liberal democracy, market…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Longman History of Modern Europe

  • 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 – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge

  • The Making of the Modern Chinese State: 1600–1950 book cover

    The Making of the Modern Chinese State

    1600–1950, 1st Edition

    By Huaiyin Li

    The Making of the Modern Chinese State: 1600–1950 offers an historical analysis of the formation of the modern Chinese state from the seventeenth century to the mid-twentieth centuries, providing refreshing and provocative interpretations on almost every major issue regarding the rise of modern…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Revolution and Its Past: Identities and Change in Modern Chinese History book cover

    Revolution and Its Past

    Identities and Change in Modern Chinese History, 4th Edition

    By R. Keith Schoppa

    Revolution and Its Past is a comprehensive study of China from the last quarter of the eighteenth century through to 2018. A fascinating and dramatic narrative, the book compels interest both as a history of an ancient civilization developing into a modern nation-state and as an account of how the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30 
    Routledge

  • The Holocaust: The Basics book cover

    The Holocaust: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Paul R. Bartrop

    The Holocaust: The Basics is a concise introduction to the study of this seismic event in mid twentieth-century human history. The book takes an original approach as both a narrative and thematic introduction to the topic, and provides a core foundation for readers embarking upon their own study.&…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928 book cover

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928

    1st Edition

    By Matthew McCormack

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688–1928 explores the history of citizenship in Britain during a period when admission to the political community was commonly thought about in terms of gender. Between the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the Equal Franchise Act of 1928 the key question in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Textiles in the Pacific, 1500–1900 book cover

    Textiles in the Pacific, 1500–1900

    1st Edition

    By Debin Ma

    Textiles in the Pacific, 1500-1900 brings together 13 articles which include both classics and lesser-known but important works related to the trade and production of textiles in the Pacific region, extending from the tip of Northeast Asia to the other end of South America and Australia.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    The Pacific World: Lands, Peoples and History of the Pacific, 1500-1900

  • Augustine and Modern Law book cover

    Augustine and Modern Law

    1st Edition

    By James Bernard Murphy

    Edited by Richard O. Brooks

    St. Augustine and Roman law are the two bridges from Athens and Jerusalem to the world of modern law. Augustine's almost eerily modern political realism was based upon his deep appreciation of human evil, arising from his insights into the human personality, the product of his reflections on his…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • The Soviet Colossus: History and Aftermath book cover

    The Soviet Colossus

    History and Aftermath, 8th Edition

    By Michael G. Kort

    The Soviet Colossus revisits the turning points in Russia’s modern history, from the fall of the tsarist regime to the establishment of the Bolshevik dictatorship and Stalinist totalitarianism; the reforms and counter-reforms of Khrushchev and Brezhnev to the reform program of Mikhail Gorbachev and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-02
    Routledge

  • Modern Iran since 1797: Reform and Revolution book cover

    Modern Iran since 1797

    Reform and Revolution, 3rd Edition

    By Ali Ansari

    Modern Iran since 1797 offers a comprehensive analysis of political, social and economic developments in Iran since the end of the eighteenth century. Spanning two centuries, the book provides historical context for Iran’s international relationships and its internal struggle to reconcile…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10
    Routledge

  • Stalin and Stalinism book cover

    Stalin and Stalinism

    4th Edition

    By Martin McCauley

    One of the most successful dictators of the twentieth century, Stalin transformed the Communist Party of the Soviet Union into one of the world’s leading political parties. Stalin and Stalinism explores how he ammassed, retained and deployed power to dominate, not only his close associates, but the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

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