European History Products

  • The Crusades, 1095-1204

    2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Phillips

    This new and considerably expanded edition of The Crusades, 1095-1204 couples vivid narrative with a clear and accessible analysis of the key ideas that prompted the conquest and settlement of the Holy Land between the First and the Fourth Crusade. This edition now covers the Fourth Crusade…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Seminar Studies

  • Feudal Society

    1st Edition

    By Marc Bloch

    Marc Bloch said that his goal in writing Feudal Society was to go beyond the technical study a medievalist would typically write and ‘dismantle a social structure.’ In this outstanding and monumental work, which has introduced generations of students and historians to the feudal period, Bloch…

    Paperback – 2014-04-04
    Routledge Classics

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to the Thirty Years' War

    1st Edition

    By Olaf Asbach, Peter Schröder

    The Thirty Years’ War (1618-1648) remains a puzzling and complex subject for students and scholars alike. This is hardly surprising since it is often contested among historians whether it is actually appropriate to speak of a single war or a series of conflicts. Similarly emphasis is also put on…

    Hardback – 2014-03-28

  • Spain, 1469-1714

    A Society of Conflict, 4th Edition

    By Henry Kamen

    For nearly two centuries Spain was the world’s most influential nation, dominant in Europe and with authority over immense territories in America and the Pacific. Because none of this was achieved by its own economic or military resources, Henry Kamen sets out to explain how it achieved the…

    Paperback – 2014-03-20

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Giorgio Vasari

    1st Edition

    Edited by David J. Cast

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Giorgio Vasari brings together the world's foremost experts on Vasari as well as up-and-coming scholars to provide, at the 500th anniversary of his birth, a comprehensive assessment of the current state of scholarship on this important-and still…

    Hardback – 2013-12-28
    Routledge Art History and Visual Studies Companions

  • Women in European Culture and Society

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Simonton

    Women in European Culture and Society: A Sourcebook includes a range of transnational sources which encompass the history of women in Europe from the beginning of the eighteenth century right up to the present day. Including documents from across Europe, from France and Germany to Estonia, Spain…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11

  • The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Léglu, Rebecca Rist, Claire Taylor

    The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade brings together a rich and diverse range of medieval sources to examine key aspects of the growth of heresy and dissent in southern France in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries and the Church’s response to that threat through the subsequent authorisation of…

    Paperback – 2013-11-04

  • The Medieval Church

    A Brief History, 2nd Edition

    By Joseph Lynch

    The Medieval Church: A Brief History argues for the pervasiveness of the Church in every aspect of life in medieval Europe. It shows how the institution of the Church attempted to control the lives and behaviour of medieval people, for example, through canon law, while at the same time being…

    Paperback – 2013-10-17

  • The French Revolution

    Faith, Desire and Politics, 1st Edition

    The French Revolution was one of the greatest events in world history, filled with remarkable characters and dramatic events. From its beginning in 1789 to the Reign of Terror in 1793–94, and through the ups and downs of the Directory era that followed, the Revolution showed humanity at its…

    Paperback – 2013-10-04

  • Latin Expansion in the Medieval Western Mediterranean

    1st Edition

    By Eleanor A. Congdon

    While Latin expansion stalled in the Eastern Mediterranean in the late Middle Ages, Islam lost ground to Christendom in the west - in the Spanish Levant, the islands of the Western Mediterranean, and even on the Maghribi coast, where conquerors and colonists from the northern shore of the sea…

    Hardback – 2013-08-16
    The Expansion of Latin Europe, 1000-1500

  • Franco

    The Biography of the Myth, 1st Edition

    By Antonio Cazorla-Sanchez

    General Francisco Franco, also called the Caudillo, was the dictator of Spain from 1939 until his death in 1975. His life has been examined in many previous biographies. However, most of these have been traditional, linear biographies that focus on Franco’s military and political careers,…

    Paperback – 2013-08-09
    Routledge Historical Biographies

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