European History Products

  • Russia's First World War

    A Social and Economic History, 1st Edition

    By Peter Gatrell

    The story of Russia’s First World War remains largely unknown, neglected by historians who have been more interested in the grand drama that unfolded in 1917. In Russia’s First World War: A Social and Economic History Peter Gatrell shows that war is itself ‘revolutionary’ – rupturing established…

    Paperback – 2005-04-07

  • The Routledge Companion to Modern European History since 1763

    1st Edition

    By Chris Cook, John Stevenson

    The Routledge Companion to Modern European History since 1763 is a compact and highly accessible work of reference covering the broad sweep of events from the last days of the ancient regime to the ending of the Cold War, and from the reshaping of Eastern Europe to the radical expansion of the…

    Paperback – 2005-03-23
    Routledge Companions to History

  • Children and Childhood in Western Society Since 1500

    2nd Edition

    By Hugh Cunningham

    This book investigates the relationship between ideas about childhood and the actual experience of being a child, and assesses how it has changed over the span of five hundred years.  Hugh Cunningham tells an engaging story of the development of ideas about childhood from the Renaissance to…

    Paperback – 2005-03-03
    Studies In Modern History

  • Augustus Caesar

    2nd Edition

    By David Shotter

    Revised throughout, the second edition of this successful book takes the most recent research in the field into account and reviews the evidence in order to place Augustus firmly in the context of his own times. History sees Augustus Caesar as the first emperor of Rome, whose system of ordered…

    Hardback – 2005-02-15
    Lancaster Pamphlets in Ancient History

  • Medieval Religion

    New Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Constance Hoffman Berman

    Constance Hoffman Berman presents an indispensable collection of the most influential and revisionist work to be done on religion in the Middle Ages in the last two decades. Bringing together an authoritative list of scholars from around the world, this book is a comprehensive …

    Paperback – 2005-01-12
    Rewriting Histories

  • Nero

    2nd Edition

    By David Shotter

    The reign of Nero is often judged to be the embodiment of the extravagance and the corruption that have, for many, come to symbolise ancient Rome. David Shotter provides a reassessment of this view in this accessible introduction to Nero, emperor of Rome from 54 to 68 AD. All the major issues are…

    Paperback – 2005-01-11
    Lancaster Pamphlets in Ancient History

  • Stalin and Stalinism

    2nd Edition

    By Alan Wood, Alan Wood

    The second edition of a best-selling pamphlet, Stalin and Stalinism has been fully updated to take in new debates and controversies which have emerged since the collapse of the Soviet Union. Considering the ways in which Stalin's legacy still affects attitudes in and towards post-Soviet…

    Paperback – 2004-12-02
    Lancaster Pamphlets

  • The Weimar Republic

    2nd Edition

    By Eberhard Kolb, Eberhard Kolb

    In the first part of the book, Professor Kolb provides a clear historical narrative of the political, social, economic and cultural developments of the Weimar Republic, setting it within the international context of the inter-war period. In the second part he surveys and analyses scholarly research…

    Paperback – 2004-11-25

  • Nationalism

    History and Theory, 1st Edition

    By Paul Lawrence

    Massive changes have taken place in the way nations and nationalism are thought about. From being viewed enthusiastically by historians as a force for beneficial change before the First World War, today appeals to 'national' sentiment are viewed as far more complex and problematic. This book looks…

    Paperback – 2004-11-25
    Making History

  • The Road to Crecy

    The English Invasion of France, 1346, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Livingstone, Morgen Witzel

    The Road to Crécy tells the story of the English expedition to France in 1346 which climaxed with the battle of Crécy.  On 26 August 1346 on a low ridge outside the village of Crécy-en-Ponthieu in northwestern France, an English army of perhaps 12,000 men under the command of King Edward III…

    Hardback – 2004-11-19

  • Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany

    The 'Fascist' Style of Rule, 2nd Edition

    By Alexander J. De Grand

    Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany provides a succinct and provocative introduction to Italian fascism and German nazism. Incorporating recent historical research together with original and challenging arguments, Alexander J. De Grand examines:* the similarities and differences in the early development…

    Paperback – 2004-11-11
    Historical Connections

  • France 1715-1804

    Power and the People, 1st Edition

    By Gwynne Lewis

    Gwynne Lewis’ history opens with a full analysis of all the components of traditional France, including political and religious structures, the seigneurial system, the bourgeoisie and the poor. Part two examines the meaning and challenge of the Enlightenment, with particular reference to women and…

    Paperback – 2004-09-17
    Social History of Europe

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