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Contemporary history in Europe

Donald Cameron Watt

Contemporary history in Europe

by Donald Cameron Watt

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Published by G. Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInstitute of Contemporary History, Wiener Library.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD424 W3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination351p.
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21803127M

    The Oxford History of Modern Europe book series by multiple authors includes books Ireland: The Politics of Enmity , Rumania: , Bulgaria, and several more. See the complete Oxford History of Modern Europe series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. This book provides the reader detailed information about the ancient sites, the museums, the monasteries and churches around Mount Olympus in Greece. The area has to offer much more than sun, beaches and mountains. It had an important part of Greek history.

    The Internet Modern History Sourcebook is one of series of history primary sourcebooks. It is intended to serve the needs of teachers and students in college survey courses in modern European history and American history, as well as in modern Western Civilization and World Cultures. History of Europe - History of Europe - Aspects of early modern society: To examine the psychology of merchants is to stay within a narrow social elite. Historians, in what is sometimes called “the new social history,” have paid close attention to the common people of Europe and to hitherto neglected social groups—women, the nonconformists, and minorities.

    Portugal: A Companion History (José Hermano Saraiva, ). This easily digestible primer on Portugal is accompanied by maps and illustrations. The Portuguese: A Modern History (Barry Hatton, ). Hatton combines information on the country's history, landscape, and culture with anecdotes from his own experience living in Portugal. War In Europe. WEB World War II - Documents, [At Yale] ; WEB Documents of World War II [At Mt. Holyoke] ; Adolf Hitler: The Obersalzberg Speech [At this Site] Franco-German Armistice, J [At Yale] ; Franklin D. Roosevelt (): Address at Charlottesville, [At USInfo].


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