New PDF release: A Concise History of Modern Europe: Liberty, Equality,

By David S. Mason

Highlighting the major occasions, rules, and participants that experience formed sleek Europe, this clean and energetic ebook presents a concise heritage of the continent from the Enlightenment to the current. Drawing at the enduring subject of revolution, David S. Mason explores the political, financial, and medical explanations and results of revolution; the improvement of human rights and democracy; and problems with ecu id and integration. He intentionally avoids an in depth chronology of each kingdom and period of time through emphasizing the main the most important occasions that experience formed Europe. Fourteen concentrated chapters handle such topical matters because the Enlightenment; the French Revolution and Napoleon; the economic Revolution; the theories and impression of Marx and Darwin; the revolutions of 1848, 1917, and 1989; the unifications of Germany and Italy; eu imperialism; the 2 global wars; the chilly warfare; the evolution and growth of the eu Union; and present demanding situations confronting Europe. Any reader who wishes a extensive sweep of ecu historical past will locate this e-book an interesting narrative, supplemented with maps, timelines, sidebars, images, and a glossary.

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