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The Resource A history of modern Europe : from 1815 to the present, Albert S. Lindemann

A history of modern Europe : from 1815 to the present, Albert S. Lindemann

Label
A history of modern Europe : from 1815 to the present
Title
A history of modern Europe
Title remainder
from 1815 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Albert S. Lindemann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A History of Modern Europe surveys European history from the defeat of Napoleon to the twenty-first century, presenting major historical themes in an authoritative and compelling narrative: Concise, readable single volume covering Europe from the early nineteenth century through the early twenty-first century; Vigorous interpretation of events reflects a fresh, concise perspective on European history; Clear and thought-provoking treatment of major historical themes; Lively narrative reflects complexity of modern European history, but remains accessible to those unfamiliar with the field
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.2/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D359
LC item number
.L677 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Concise history of the modern world
Label
A history of modern Europe : from 1815 to the present, Albert S. Lindemann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: What Is Europe? -- Part I: Romanticism and Revolt: The Seedtime of Modern Ideologies, 1815-40. The Legacy of the French Revolution ; The Congress of Vienna and Post-Napoleonic Europe: 1815-30 ; The Engines of Change ; The Seedtime of Ideology: A Century of "Questions". -- Part II: From the 1820s to the Great Depression of the 1870s and 1880s. Liberal Struggles, Victories, Dilemmas, Defeats ; Nationalism and National Unification ; Mid-century Consolidation, Modernization: Austria, Russia, France ; Optimism, Progress, Science: From the 1850s to 1871. -- Part III: From Depression to World War: The 1870s to 1914. The Depressed and Chastened 1870s and 1880s ; Germany and Russia in the Belle Epoque: 1890-1914 ; France and Britain in the Belle Epoque: 1890-1914 ; The Origins of World War I. -- Part IV: The European Civil War: 1914-43. World War I: 1914-18 ; Revolution in Russia: 1917-21 ; The Paris Peace Settlement ; The Dilemmas of Liberal Democracy in the 1920s ; Stalinist Russia and International Communism ; The Rise of Fascism and Nazism: 1919-39 ; The Origins of World War II and the Holocaust: 1929-39 ; World War II and the Holocaust: 1939-43 ; Victory, Peace, Punishment: 1943-6 ; Europe's Nadir, the German Question, and the Origins of the Cold War: 1945-50 ; The Mystique of Revolution: Ideologies and Realities, 1945 to the 1960s ; The End of Imperialism, and European Recovery: 1948-68 ; Europe in a New Generation ; Détente, Ostpolitik, Glasnost: A New Europe ; Europe in Two Centuries: An Epilogue and General Assessment
Control code
823742284
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 437 pages
Isbn
9781405121873
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012050376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)823742284
Label
A history of modern Europe : from 1815 to the present, Albert S. Lindemann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: What Is Europe? -- Part I: Romanticism and Revolt: The Seedtime of Modern Ideologies, 1815-40. The Legacy of the French Revolution ; The Congress of Vienna and Post-Napoleonic Europe: 1815-30 ; The Engines of Change ; The Seedtime of Ideology: A Century of "Questions". -- Part II: From the 1820s to the Great Depression of the 1870s and 1880s. Liberal Struggles, Victories, Dilemmas, Defeats ; Nationalism and National Unification ; Mid-century Consolidation, Modernization: Austria, Russia, France ; Optimism, Progress, Science: From the 1850s to 1871. -- Part III: From Depression to World War: The 1870s to 1914. The Depressed and Chastened 1870s and 1880s ; Germany and Russia in the Belle Epoque: 1890-1914 ; France and Britain in the Belle Epoque: 1890-1914 ; The Origins of World War I. -- Part IV: The European Civil War: 1914-43. World War I: 1914-18 ; Revolution in Russia: 1917-21 ; The Paris Peace Settlement ; The Dilemmas of Liberal Democracy in the 1920s ; Stalinist Russia and International Communism ; The Rise of Fascism and Nazism: 1919-39 ; The Origins of World War II and the Holocaust: 1929-39 ; World War II and the Holocaust: 1939-43 ; Victory, Peace, Punishment: 1943-6 ; Europe's Nadir, the German Question, and the Origins of the Cold War: 1945-50 ; The Mystique of Revolution: Ideologies and Realities, 1945 to the 1960s ; The End of Imperialism, and European Recovery: 1948-68 ; Europe in a New Generation ; Détente, Ostpolitik, Glasnost: A New Europe ; Europe in Two Centuries: An Epilogue and General Assessment
Control code
823742284
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 437 pages
Isbn
9781405121873
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012050376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)823742284

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