Birth of Modern Nations

Birth of Modern Nations

by John Malam

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788860981554
Publisher: Mcrae Books
Publication date: 08/01/2009
Series: History of the World Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 12 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

Europe in 1600 6

The Habsburg Empire 8

The Thirty Years' War 10

After the Thirty Years' War 12

Britain under James I 14

Birth of the Commonwealth 16

Restoration and Revolution 18

France in the Early 17th Century 20

The Sun King 22

Spain Under Philip III 24

The Spanish Decline 26

Portugal 28

The Revolt of the Netherlands 30

The Dutch Golden Age 32

The Italian States 34

Modern Science 36

Sweden, Denmark and Norway 38

Central and Eastern Europe 40

Russia 42

Warfare and Diplomacy 44

Glossary 46

Index 47

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