2 edition of Readings in twentieth-century European history. found in the catalog.
Readings in twentieth-century European history.
|Contributions||Salomone, Arcangelo William, 1915-|
|LC Classifications||D411 B3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||610|
This new book from celebrated historian Geoffrey Blainey takes us on an incredible global journey through a tempestuous hundred years. His eye for detail and evocative style bring to vivid life many of the events that marked the 20th century- two world wars, the rise and fall of communist states, the worst economic slump in the world’s history, the decline of European monarchies and empires. First posted 18 January ; last updated: 8 February I keep getting asked for survey-type books/articles on the economic history of particular regions or countries. In the list below, as much as possible, I stick to works of economic history with a stress on country and regional knowledge, not topical or thematic specialisation.
EUROPE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY is a comprehensive text with a teachable chronological approach that is a bestseller because of its depth and breadth of coverage as well as the strength of its scholarship and the reputation of its authors. With the help of new co-author, Julie Hessler, the Fifth Edition is enhanced to include greater coverage of the post-war period. This is a fascinating new overview of European-American relations during the long twentieth century. Ranging from economics, culture and consumption to war, politics and diplomacy, Mary Nolan charts the rise of American influence in Eastern and Western Europe, its mid-twentieth century triumph and its gradual erosion since the by: 9.
A Short History of England: The Glorious Story of a Rowdy Nation. Public Affairs, ISBN: Rather than have you purchase an English or British history textbook, I have uploaded to the content page of D2L the relevant chapters (i.e., those that cover our time period) of Jenkins’s book. We will read one of those short chapters. She is the author of book reviews and numerous articles on Chinese history and two catalogs on Chinese art. She is coauthor, along with Goff and Terry, of World History, and coeditor of Lives and Times: Readings in World History and (with Moss and Terry) of The Twentieth Century: Readings in Global History/5(5).
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The book's title is "An Age of Conflict." The perhaps most traumatic conclict in the know history of humans is World War II. Reading the book can leave one wonder whether it ever occured.
The war receives mention in chapters entitled "The Nazis" or "Resistance or Collaboration," but the contributions by the various authors lack overarching /5(1). Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Readings in twentieth-century European history.
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Chapter 1. The opening of the twentieth century: the reorientation of social thought --Consciousness and society / H. Stuart Hughes --The generation of / Robert Wohl --Neither right nor left: fascist ideology in France / Zeev Sternhell --Chapter origins of World War I --The origins of.
Twentieth Century European history is a story of power struggles, violence and division. From empires, to nation-states, to federal unions, Europe’s many peoples have struggled to achieve readings, films and supplementary materials will be employed to emphasize the multiple paths One book review of pages of any of the assigned File Size: KB.
This book of readings in European history in the twentieth century is intended for all who may be interested in gaining some insight of the scope and understanding of the significance of the real revolution of our time--if by revolution is understood the tremendous transformations that European life has undergone during the brief span of less than two generations.
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Derfler, Leslie Published by Thompson Higher Education, Boston, MA, USA (). Books shelved as modern-european-history: The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman, The First World War by John Keegan, To Hell and Back: Europe Like its predecessors, Twentieth-Century Europe: a Brief History, Second Edition, is intended to meet the need for a concise yet comprehensive survey of the significant themes of European history during a century of both achievement and gh the text is short enough to permit additional outside readings, it will nevertheless serve the reader as a reliable introduction to European.
A History of Modern Political Thought in East Central Europe: Volume II: Negotiating Modernity in the ‘Short Twentieth Century’ and Beyond, Part I: EUH Europe in the 20th Century The Crisis of the Modern Age Professor Steven Kreis Florida Atlantic University, Davie Fall COURSE OUTLINE: This course is designed to present the upper division undergraduate with a general survey of European political, cultural, intellectual and economic developments since the s.
high school math. social sciences. literature and english. foreign languages. The book University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 9: Twentieth-Century Europe, Edited by John W.
Boyer and Jan E. Goldstein is published by University of Chicago Press. The course introduces major themes in European history, East and West, from the early Middle Ages to the nineteenth century. The work of the seminar is oral and written discussion of major scholarly studies with broad implications for understanding pre-modern European societies, institutions, and cultures.
Pages in category "20th-century history books" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) (). AN AGE OF CONFLICT contains a variety of excerpts from historians writing about turmoil in twentieth-century Europe.
These 53 readings demonstrate how different historians interpret the same events. The authors include readings on a variety of conflicts in modern European history.
This course examine the history of s Europe in the twentieth century. The course is designed to explore the themes of the Belle Époque, World War One, the development of Fascism, World War Two, the Cold War, decolonization, challenges to the old order, the collapse of Communism, and the European Union.
Required readingsFile Size: 75KB. The history of Europe covers the people inhabiting Europe from prehistory to the present. During the Neolithic era and the time of the Indo-European migrations Europe saw human inflows from east and southeast and subsequent important cultural and material exchange.
The period known as classical antiquity began with the emergence of the city-states of ancient Greece. • Knowledge of some of the basic themes in modern European history including intellectual and cultural history, political and diplomatic his-tory, and social and economic history Additionally, the AP European History Test measures the following skills: • The ability to analyze historical evidenceFile Size: 3MB.Margaret McMillan is an expert on the period.
Her new book is "The War that the Ended Peace" Highly recommended is Paris, The best book on the Post-War Period is Tony Judt's magisterial "Postwar", Piers Brendon's "The Dark Valley, A Panoram.
He is co-editor along with Terry and Upshur of The Twentieth Century: Readings in Global History. He also co-authored Growing Old and edited Humanistic Perspectives on Aging. He has written over book reviews and several articles on Russian history, literature, and philosophy and has traveled on many occasions to Russia, the former Soviet Brand: McGraw-Hill Higher Education.