A Concise History of Greece / Edition 2

A Concise History of Greece / Edition 2

by Richard Clogg, Clogg Richard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521004799

ISBN-13: 9780521004794

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This concise, illustrated history of modern Greece, from the beginning of the national movement in the late eighteenth century to the present, is designed to provide a basic introduction for general and academic readers.  See more details below

Overview

This concise, illustrated history of modern Greece, from the beginning of the national movement in the late eighteenth century to the present, is designed to provide a basic introduction for general and academic readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521004794
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Series:
Cambridge Concise Histories Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrationsviii
Prefacexv
1Introduction1
2Ottoman rule and the emergence of the Greek state 1770-18317
3Nation building, the 'Great Idea' and National Schism 1831-192246
4Catastrophe and occupation and their consequences 1923-4998
5The legacy of the civil war 1950-74142
6The consolidation of democracy and the populist decade 1974-90166
7Balkan turmoil and political modernization: Greece in the 1990s201
Biographies239
The royal houses of Greece259
Presidents260
Tables261
Key dates269
Guide to further reading276
Index282

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