Europe Unfolding: Research and Methods / Edition 2

Europe Unfolding: Research and Methods / Edition 2

by John Stoye, Stoye
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631222707

ISBN-13: 9780631222705

Pub. Date: 12/28/2000

Publisher: Wiley

The revised edition of this classic text covers both the turbulence of war which raged throughout this period, and explores how, alongside such turbulence, it was possible for some countries to both flourish and produce spectacular advances in art, science and thinking.

Overview

The revised edition of this classic text covers both the turbulence of war which raged throughout this period, and explores how, alongside such turbulence, it was possible for some countries to both flourish and produce spectacular advances in art, science and thinking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631222705
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Series:
Blackwell Classic Histories of Europe Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.12(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps.

Preface.

1. A New Stability at the Centre.

2. The Crises of Eastern Europe.

3. The Eclipse of France.

4. The Survival of Spain.

5. The Standstill of the North.

6. The Minor Experiments in Autocracy.

7. The Major Experiment: France.

8. The European Mind, 1640-70.

9. The Diplomacy and Warfare of Louis XIV, 1660-80.

10. The Ottoman Empire and its Impact on Europe, 1672-88.

11. The Uneasy Calm of Western Europe, 1678-88.

12. Epilogue: The Interlock of 1688.

The Ruling Dynasties.

Further Reading.

Index.

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