Atlas of Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century

Atlas of Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century

by Richard Crampton, Benjamin Crampton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415066891

ISBN-13: 9780415066891

Pub. Date: 12/18/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Marshalling 129 maps, numerous diagrams and incisive textual commentary, the Atlas of Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century draws a definitive picture of the changing shape of Eastern and some of central Europe from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present, charting the emergence of a volatile world from the abrupt collapse of the communist

Overview

Marshalling 129 maps, numerous diagrams and incisive textual commentary, the Atlas of Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century draws a definitive picture of the changing shape of Eastern and some of central Europe from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present, charting the emergence of a volatile world from the abrupt collapse of the communist system. An invaluable guide to a complex subject, this Atlas:
* gives a general introduction to the physical, ethnic and religious composition of the region
* includes summary maps of Eastern Europe in 1900, 1923, 1945 and 1994
* charts the ebb and flow of the first and second world wars in Eastern Europe
* presents detailed information relating to consituent territories, elections, economic developments, land holding patterns for key individual countries in the inter-war years
* provides crucial social and economic data, evidencing changes under communist domination
* gives maps of the new states of the post-communist years with details of elections and economic indicators for Albania, Belarus, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Croatia, The Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Slovakia, and others.
* contains an extensive glossary listing the major towns of the area under their linguistic variants

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415066891
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/18/1995
Pages:
316
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.81(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

I. Before the First World War

II. The First World War and the Versailles Peace Settlement

III. The Inter-War Years

IV. The Second World War Eastern European Frontiers: 1900-1994

V. Eastern Europe Under Communist Domination

VI. Eastern Europe at the End of the Communist Period

VII. The End of Communist Rule and Post-Communist Eastern Europe

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