A Concise History of Greece
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.
About the Author
Richard Clogg has been Lecturer in Modern Greek History at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies and King's College, University of London, Reader in Modern Greek History at King's College, London and Professor of Modern Balkan History in the University of London. From 1990 to 2005 he was a Fellow of St Antony's College, Oxford and is now an Emeritus Fellow of the College. He has written extensively on Greek history and politics from the eighteenth century to the present.
Table of Contents
|List of illustrations||viii|
|2||Ottoman rule and the emergence of the Greek state 1770-1831||7|
|3||Nation building, the 'Great Idea' and National Schism 1831-1922||46|
|4||Catastrophe and occupation and their consequences 1923-49||98|
|5||The legacy of the civil war 1950-74||142|
|6||The consolidation of democracy and the populist decade 1974-90||166|
|7||Balkan turmoil and political modernization: Greece in the 1990s||201|
|The royal houses of Greece||259|
|Guide to further reading||276|