Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of Eastern Europe / Edition 1

Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of Eastern Europe / Edition 1

by Dennis P. Hupchick, Harold E. Cox
     
 

Eastern European history is a difficult subject for Westerners to understand, partly because of the region's political, ethnic, and cultural diversity. The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of Eastern Europe, revised and updated for this edition, addresses this need. In 52 two-color, full-page maps and facing page explanatory text, the atlas illustrates key

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Eastern European history is a difficult subject for Westerners to understand, partly because of the region's political, ethnic, and cultural diversity. The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of Eastern Europe, revised and updated for this edition, addresses this need. In 52 two-color, full-page maps and facing page explanatory text, the atlas illustrates key moments in East European history, from the Middle Ages to the present. Students will regard it as a useful reference, and general readers will value it for its clarity and wealth of information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312239855
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Edition description:
Revised and Updated
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
915,756
Product dimensions:
7.51(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
General Key to the Maps
Introductory Maps
1Eastern Europe - Political, 2001
2Eastern Europe - Physical
3Eastern Europe - Demographic
4Eastern Europe - Cultural
Pt. IEarly Medieval Period (to the 13th Century)
5The Division of the Roman Empire, Late 3rd Century
6The Barbarian Migrations, 4th-6th Centuries
7The East Roman Empire under Justinian I, Mid-6th Century
8Slavic and Turkic Invasions, 6th-8th Centuries
9Eastern Europe, Mid-9th Century
10The Rise of Bulgaria, 8th-10th Centuries
11Constantinople, 10th-12th Centuries
12The Balkans, Early 11th Century
13The Rise of Hungary, 10th-13th Centuries
14The Rise of Poland, Late 10th-13th Centuries
15Eastern Europe, Mid-11th Century
16The Balkans, Late 12th Century
Pt. IILate Medieval Period (13th-15th Centuries)
17The Latin Empire of Constantinople, 1214
18The Rise of Serbia, 13th-14th Centuries
19Eastern Europe, Mid-13th Century
20Eastern Europe, Mid-14th Century
21Prague, Mid-14th-15th Centuries
22The Rise of the Ottoman Empire, 13th-15th Centuries
23The Expansion of Poland, 14th-15th Centuries
Pt. IIIEarly Modern Period (16th-18th Centuries)
24Apex of the Ottoman Empire in Europe, Mid-16th Century
25Istanbul, 16th-17th Centuries
26Apex of Decline of Poland, 16th-17th Centuries
27The Rise of the Habsburgs, 16th-17th Centuries
28Ottoman Decline, 17th-18th Centuries
29The Partitions of Poland, 1772-1795
Pt. IVPeriod of Nationalism (19th Century-1918)
30Eastern Europe, 1809
31Eastern Europe, 1815
32The Balkans after the Serb and Greek Revolutions, 1830
33Revolutions in the Austrian Empire, 1848-1849
34The Austro-Hungarian Ausgleich, 1867
35The Balkans, 1878-1885
36The Macedonian Question
37The Balkans, 1908
38Bosnia-Hercegovina, 1908-1914
39The Balkan Wars, 1912-1913
40Eastern Europe, 1914
41Eastern Europe during World War I
Pt. VModern and Contemporary Periods (1918-1999)
42Eastern Europe, 1923
43Independent Poland, 1920-1922
44Hungary after Trianon, 1920-1939
45Romania after Trianon, 1920-1938
46The Transylvanian Question
47Versailles-Created Yugoslavia, 1921-1941
48Czechoslovakia and Munich, 1920-1939
49Eastern Europe during World War II, 1938-1944
50Eastern Europe, 1948-1991
51Wars of Yugoslav Succession, 1991-1995
52The Kosovo Crisis, 1999
Selected Bibliography
Index

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