EUR 1648-1815 from the Old Reg

EUR 1648-1815 from the Old Reg

by Robin W. Winks, Thomas E. Kaiser
     
 

Europe, 1648-1815 is a concise narrative of an exciting age in the history of Europe. It surveys the political, economic, social, and cultural events of the period, from the rise of absolutism to the campaigns of Napoleon, and from the creation of a European empire in the Americas to the controversies of the Enlightenment. Although informed by recent works on

Overview

Europe, 1648-1815 is a concise narrative of an exciting age in the history of Europe. It surveys the political, economic, social, and cultural events of the period, from the rise of absolutism to the campaigns of Napoleon, and from the creation of a European empire in the Americas to the controversies of the Enlightenment. Although informed by recent works on social history and political culture, the book has a strong political backbone, making it a text that can either stand alone or be supplemented by more specialized reading. It contains numerous illustrations, selections from primary sources, and a detailed, updated bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195154450
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.70(d)

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Yale University

University of Arkansas-Little Rock

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