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  • Navies of Europe

    1st Edition

    By Lawrence Sondhaus

    Europe ruled the waves for most of the modern era and even when its navies were eclipsed in size by the US force, they continued to dominate world wars. In this unique history of Europe's naval forces, Larry Sondhaus charts the development of naval warfare from the transition to steam to…

    Paperback – 2002-08-15

  • Motherland

    Russia in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By David R. Marples

    Motherland tells the dramatic story of the rise and fall of the Soviet Union. From Lenin's virtual coup in November 1917 to Boris Yeltsin's ruthless takeover of power in 1991, the book culminates with a new view of the Yeltsin years.David Marples focuses on the evolution of Russia during the Soviet…

    Paperback – 2002-07-25

  • The Making of Modern Woman

    1st Edition

    By Lynn Abrams

    Modern woman was made between the French Revolution and the end of the First World War. In this time, the women of Europe crafted new ideas about their sexuaity, motherhood, the home, the politics of femininity, and their working roles. They faced challenges about what a woman should be and how she…

    Paperback – 2002-07-19
    Longman History of European Women

  • The French Revolution and Napoleon

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Dwyer, Peter McPhee

    The upheavals, terror, and drama of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic period restructured politics and society on a grand scale, making this the defining moment for modern European history. This volume collects together a wide selection of primary texts to explain the process behind the…

    Paperback – 2002-06-27

  • Greece since 1945

    Politics, Economy and Society, 1st Edition

    By David H. Close

     The book draws extensively on research on modern Greece in recent decades, and on the many perceptive commentaries on recent events in the Greek press. It adopts both an analytical and chronological approach and shows how Greece has both converged with western Europe and remained…

    Paperback – 2002-04-04
    The Postwar World

  • The Nazi Germany Sourcebook

    An Anthology of Texts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roderick Stackelberg, Sally A. Winkle

    The Nazi Germany Sourcebook is an exciting new collection of documents on the origins, rise, course and consequences of National Socialism, the Third Reich, the Second World War, and the Holocaust. Packed full of both official and private papers from the perspectives of perpetrators and victims,…

    Paperback – 2002-03-21

  • The Balkans Since the Second World War

    1st Edition

    By R. J. Crampton

    Since the collapse of Eastern European communism, the Balkans have been more prominent in world affairs than at any time since before the First World War. Crises in the area have led NATO to fire its first ever shots in anger, whilst international forces have been deployed on a scale and in a…

    Paperback – 2002-03-18
    The Postwar World

  • Fifty Key Medieval Thinkers

    1st Edition

    By G.R. Evans

    Focussing on individuals whose ideas shaped intellectual life between 400 and 1500, Fifty Key Medieval Thinkers is an accessible introduction to those religious, philosophical and political concepts central to the medieval worldview. Including such diverse figures as Bede and Wyclif, each entry…

    Paperback – 2002-02-14
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Literacy in Early Modern Europe

    2nd Edition

    By R.A. Houston

    The new edition of this important, wide-ranging and extremely useful textbook has been extensively re-written and expanded. Rab Houston explores the importance of education, literacy and popular culture in Europe during the period of transition from mass illiteracy to mass literacy. He draws his…

    Paperback – 2002-01-24

  • Abolition of Serfdom in Russia

    1762-1907, 1st Edition

    By David Moon

    In February 1861 Tsar Alexander II issued the statutes abolishing the institution of serfdom in Russia. The procedures set in motion by Alexander II undid the ties that bound together 22 million serfs and 100,000 noble estate owners, and changed the face of Russia.   Rather than…

    Paperback – 2002-01-02
    Seminar Studies

  • European Women's History Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Collette, Fiona Montgomery

    The European Women's History Reader is a fascinating collection of seminal articles and extracts, exploring the social, economic, religious and political history of women across Europe since the late eighteenth century.This ambitious volume is arranged into four chronological sections all with…

    Paperback – 2001-12-06
    Routledge Readers in History

  • The French at War, 1934-1944

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Atkin

    The years 1934 to 1944 remain the most contentious and dramatic decade in modern French history. Covering the Occupation, the Vichy regime, the Resistance and collaboration, Nick Atkin provides an important introduction to this key period. Accessible and concise, the book offers a wide-ranging…

    Paperback – 2001-12-04
    Seminar Studies

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