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  • The Glorious Revolution

    The Glorious Revolution
    av John Miller

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582292222

    First published in 1983, John Miller's Glorious Revolution established itself as the standard introduction to the subject. It examines the dramatic events themselves and demonstrates the profound impact the Revolution had on subsequent British histo…

  • Japan faces the World, 1925-1952

    Japan faces the World, 1925-1952
    av Mary L. Hanneman

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582368989

    By 1925 the process of Japan's transition to a modern industrialised, westernised state was pretty much complete. Not only had the imperial tradition been restored with the Meiji Restoration in 1868, but some forms of democratic parliamentary instit…

  • Imperial Germany 1890 - 1918

    Imperial Germany 1890 - 1918
    av Ian Porter

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582034969

    The Wilhelmine period is a crucial period of German history and the focus of great historical controversy; greater understanding of this period is also vital to explain the rise of the Third Reich. The authors focus on Germany's role as a major mili…

  • The Decline Of The Liberal Party 1910-1931

    The Decline Of The Liberal Party 1910-1931
    av Paul Adelman

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582277335

    Paul Adelman seeks to explain the Liberal Party's dramatic transformation in political fortune. This clear, objective up-to-date account of the history of the Liberal Party covers the key period, 1910-1931. Focusing on liberal decline and drawing up…

  • The Conservative Party and British Politics 1902 - 1951

    The Conservative Party and British Politics 1902 - 1951
    av Stuart Ball

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582080027

    The history of the Conservative Party during the first half of the twentieth century was marked by crisis and controversy, from Joseph Chamberlain's tariff reform campaign through the Lloyd George coalition and the National Government between the wa…

  • The Conservative Party and British Politics 1902 - 1951

    The Conservative Party and British Politics 1902 - 1951
    av Stuart Ball

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138836488

    The history of the Conservative Party during the first half of the twentieth century was marked by crisis and controversy, from Joseph Chamberlain's tariff reform campaign through the Lloyd George coalition and the National Government between the wa…

  • James I

    James I
    av S.J. Houston

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582209114

    Since publication in 1973 James I has established itself as one of the most popular short accounts of James I's reign. The First Edition was described by John Morrill as `a far better, shrewder, more incisive account of the reign' than the available…

  • The American Civil War, 1861-1865

    The American Civil War, 1861-1865
    av Reid Mitchell

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582319738

    The American Civil War caused upheaval and massive private bereavement, but the years 1861-1865 also defined a great nation. This book provides a concise introduction to events from the secession to the end of the war. It focuses on the military pr…

  • The 1848 Revolutions

    The 1848 Revolutions
    av Peter Jones

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138836563

    In 1848 revolutions broke out all over Europe - in France, the Habsburg and German lands and the Italian peninsular. This Seminar Study considers why the revolutions occurred and why they were so widespread. The book offers a broad ranging investiga…

  • The 1848 Revolutions

    The 1848 Revolutions
    av Peter Jones

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582061064

    In 1848 revolutions broke out all over Europe - in France, the Habsburg and German lands and the Italian peninsular. This Seminar Study considers why the revolutions occurred and why they were so widespread. The book offers a broad ranging investiga…

  • Democracy and Reform 1815 - 1885

    Democracy and Reform 1815 - 1885
    av D. G. Wright

    Häftad - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582314009

    An authoritative study of the bloodless revolution which transformed Britain's political system.

  • Women and the First World War

    Women and the First World War
    av Susan R. Grayzel

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138835351

    The First World War was the first modern, total war, one requiring the mobilisation of both civilians and combatants. Particularly in Europe, the main theatre of the conflict, this war demanded the active participation of both men and women.Women an…

  • The Dutch Revolt 1559 - 1648

    The Dutch Revolt 1559 - 1648
    av P. Limm

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582355941

    The Dutch Revolt 1559-1648 begins by illustrating the historical background and causes of the revolt. This is followed by chronological sections devoted to each phase of the revolt and an assesment section that takes a more thematic approach, lookin…

  • Independent India, 1947-2000

    Independent India, 1947-2000
    av Wendy Singer

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582414945

    Independent India is an exploration of India's national history from independence in 1947 to the end of the twentieth century. Wendy Singer charts the rapid development of this emerging world power by following a series of different narratives cruci…

  • Lenin's Revolution

    Lenin's Revolution
    av David R. Marples

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582319172

    This study examines one of the key events in history, the Russian Revolution. Since the late Gorbachev period, a wealth of new material has become available to historians that has triggered intense scholarly debate on the nature of revolution. This…

  • The Renaissance

    The Renaissance
    av Alison Brown

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582307810

    First published in 1988, Alison Brown's The Renaissance soon established itself as one of the most popular and useful books on this complex topic. For this expanded Second Edition the author has rewritten the text entirely in the light of the wealth…

  • Fascism and the Right in Europe 1919-1945

    Fascism and the Right in Europe 1919-1945
    av Martin Blinkhorn

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138172357

    This new text places interwar European fascism squarely in its historical context and analyses its relationship with other right wing, authoritarian movements and regimes. Beginning with the ideological roots of fascism in pre-1914 Europe, Martin Bl…

  • Fascism and the Right in Europe 1919-1945

    Fascism and the Right in Europe 1919-1945
    av Martin Blinkhorn

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582070219

    This new text places interwar European fascism squarely in its historical context and analyses its relationship with other right wing, authoritarian movements and regimes. Beginning with the ideological roots of fascism in pre-1914 Europe, Martin Bl…

  • The Birth of Industrial Britain

    The Birth of Industrial Britain
    av Kenneth Morgan

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408230954

    The Industrial Revolution had a profound and lasting effect on socioeconomic and cultural conditions in Britain.The Birth of Industrial Britain examines the impact of early industrialisation on British society in the century before 1850, coinciding…

  • Germany from Defeat to Partition, 1945-1963

    Germany from Defeat to Partition, 1945-1963
    av D.G. Williamson

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582292185

    This book covers the years, 1945-63 which witnessed th total defeat of the Third Reich, the occupation a nd evolution of the German Federal Republic and German Democratic Republic. The impact of the occupation is analysed, as are the events leading…

  • The Soviet Union under Brezhnev

    The Soviet Union under Brezhnev
    av William J. Tompson

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582327191

    The Soviet Union Under Brezhnev provides an accessible post-Soviet perspective on the history of the USSR from the mid-1960's to the mid-1980's. It challenges both the 'evil empire' image of the USSR that was widespread in the early 1980's and the '…

  • Magic and Medieval Society

    Magic and Medieval Society
    av Anne Lawrence-Mathers

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408270509

    Magic and Medieval Society presents a thematic approach to the topic of magic and sorcery in Western Europe between the eleventh and the fifteenth century. It aims to provide readers with the conceptual and documentary tools to reach informed conclu…

  • Magic and Medieval Society

    Magic and Medieval Society
    av Anne Lawrence-Mathers

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415739283

    Magic and Medieval Society presents a thematic approach to the topic of magic and sorcery in Western Europe between the eleventh and the fifteenth century. It aims to provide readers with the conceptual and documentary tools to reach informed conclu…

  • The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923

    The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923
    av Marie Coleman

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415736879

    This concise study of Ireland's revolutionary years charts the demise of the home rule movement and the rise of militant nationalism that led eventually to the partition of Ireland and independence for southern Ireland. The book provides a clear chr…

  • The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923

    The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923
    av Marie Coleman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408279106

    This concise study of Ireland's revolutionary years charts the demise of the home rule movement and the rise of militant nationalism that led eventually to the partition of Ireland and independence for southern Ireland. The book provides a clear chr…

  • The Pre-Reformation Church in England 1400-1530

    The Pre-Reformation Church in England 1400-1530
    av Christopher Harper-Bill

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582289895

    Offers a concise synthesis of the valuable research accomplished in recent years which has transformed our view of religious belief and practice in pre-Reformation England. The author argues that the church was neither in a state of crisis, nor were…

  • The Origins of the Vietnam War

    The Origins of the Vietnam War
    av Fredrik Logevall

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138129979

    Why did the US make a commitment to an independent South Vietnam? Could a major war have been averted? Fredrik Logevall provides a concise, comprehensive and accessible introduction to the origins of the Vietnam War from the end of the Indochina War…

  • The Origins of the Vietnam War

    The Origins of the Vietnam War
    av Fredrik Logevall

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582319189

    Why did the US make a commitment to an independent South Vietnam? Could a major war have been averted? Fredrik Logevall provides a concise, comprehensive and accessible introduction to the origins of the Vietnam War from the end of the Indochina War…

  • Louis XIV

    Louis XIV
    av Peter Robert Campbell

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138836174

    `The Sun King has always been over-exposed -- a habit he started himself. Here is the student's antidote to boredom. Campbell has produced the best short guide available and a vigorous synthesis of the latest research, complete with extensive biblio…

  • Louis XIV

    Louis XIV
    av Peter Robert Campbell

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582017702

    `The Sun King has always been over-exposed -- a habit he started himself. Here is the student's antidote to boredom. Campbell has produced the best short guide available and a vigorous synthesis of the latest research, complete with extensive biblio…

  • Spain in the Seventeenth Century

    Spain in the Seventeenth Century
    av Graham Darby

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582072343

    At the beginning of the seventeenth century Spain was the foremost power in Europe. Yet during the hundred years that followed, it suffered an acute decline, economically and politically. Graham Darby traces the course of Spain's eventful history do…

  • Anti-Semitism before the Holocaust

    Anti-Semitism before the Holocaust
    av Albert S. Lindemann

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582369641

    An important new study on a complex and highly controversial topic. Albert Lindemann provides a clear and balanced guide to anti-Semitism from ancient times right through to the twentieth-century inter-war period and the Nazi Holocaust. He looks at…

  • The Civil Rights Movement

    The Civil Rights Movement
    av Bruce J Dierenfield

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138835573

    The civil rights movement was arguably the most important reform in American history. This book recounts the extraordinary and often bloody story of how tens of thousands of ordinary African-Americans overcame long odds to dethrone segregation, to e…

  • The English Republic 1649-1660

    The English Republic 1649-1660
    av T.C. Barnard

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582080034

    The book begins by introducing the complicated events leading to the execution of Charles I in 1649 and then offers a detailed analysis of the political experimentation which followed. Toby Barnard argues that although the survival of the revolution…

  • The Protestant Reformation in Europe

    The Protestant Reformation in Europe
    av Andrew Johnston

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582070202

    This is a wide-ranging study of the Protestant Reformation. Starting with an analysis of the late-medieval church, the book charts the progress of reform and concludes with an important assessment of the impact of the Reformation.

  • The United States and the First World War

    The United States and the First World War
    av Jennifer D. Keene

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582356207

    The First World War was a pivotal event in world history, but Americans often overlook the importance of their participation in the war. The United States and the First World War provides a concise, comprehensive and engaging evaluation of the war's…

  • The United States and the First World War

    The United States and the First World War
    av Jennifer D. Keene

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138142305

    The First World War was a pivotal event in world history, but Americans often overlook the importance of their participation in the war. The United States and the First World War provides a concise, comprehensive and engaging evaluation of the war's…

  • American Abolitionists

    American Abolitionists
    av Stanley Harrold

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582357389

    This book, the latest in the Seminar Studies in History series, examines the movement to abolish slavery in the US, from the origins of the movement in the eighteenth century through to the Civil War and the abolition of slavery in 1865. Books in th…

  • The Dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, 1867-1918

    The Dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, 1867-1918
    av John W. Mason

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582294660

    This book charts the history of the last fifty years of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from 1867 to 1918. it reveals that the Habsburg Monarchy, though not in a healthy state before 1914, was not in fact doomed to collapse. The author examines foreign…

  • Unemployment in Britain Between the Wars

    Unemployment in Britain Between the Wars
    av Stephen Constantine

    Häftad - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582352322

    Drawing on a range of contemporary evidence, Stephen Constantine studies the nature and causes of unemployment in Britain during the 1920s and 1930s, and analyzes the failure of successive inter-war governments to make a constructive response.

  • Spain's Civil War

    Spain's Civil War

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582289888

    This study offers a succinct analysis of a critical period in Spain's history. It assesses the causes and course of the Civil War and covers Franco's New Spain. For the Second Edition there is a fuller examination of the politics of the Second Repub…

  • The Origins of French Absolutism, 1598-1661

    The Origins of French Absolutism, 1598-1661
    av Alan James

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582369009

    This controversial study takes the provocative line that the French monarchy was a complete success. James turns the idea of royal 'absolutism' on its head by redefining the French monarchy's success from 1598 - 1661. The Origins of French Absolutis…

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

    Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement
    av John A. Kirk

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408220139

    Martin Luther King, Jr is one of the iconic figures of 20th century history, and one of the most influential and important in the American Civil Rights Movement; John Kirk here presents the life of Martin Luther King in the context of that movement,…

  • Peel and the Conservative Party 1830-1850

    Peel and the Conservative Party 1830-1850
    av Paul Adelman

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582355576

    Sir Robert Peel dominated political life for more than two decades and has been described as the 'founder of modern conservatism.' This book analyzes the career of Sir Robert Peel in relation to the development of the Conservative Party in the early…

  • The Constitutional Monarchy in France, 1814-48

    The Constitutional Monarchy in France, 1814-48
    av Pamela M. Pilbeam

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582312104

    Historians in France assume that the restoration of Monarchy after the defeat of Napoleon was doomed. The first compact recent history of the period in English, this book reveals that although the French experimented with two Monarchies and a Republ…

  • Poverty and Poor Law Reform in Nineteenth-Century Britain, 1834-1914

    Poverty and Poor Law Reform in Nineteenth-Century Britain, 1834-1914
    av David Englander

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582315549

    The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 is one of the most important pieces of social legislation ever enacted. Its principles and the workhouse system dominated attitudes to welfare provision for the next 80 years. This new Seminar Study explores the ch…

  • The European Union Since 1945

    The European Union Since 1945
    av Alasdair Blair

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408234525

    The European Union faces a crossroads in the twenty-first century. While there is evidence of declining enthusiasm for European integration, the EU plays an increasingly vital role in tackling problems that can no longer be dealt with at member stat…

  • Eastern Europe 1945-1969

    Eastern Europe 1945-1969
    av Ben Fowkes

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582326934

    Here is an essential short guide to the history of Eastern Europe under the early decades of communist rule. The study explores the communists attempt to transpose a uniform economic and social system across the region copied from the Soviet model.…

  • The Truman Years, 1945-1953

    The Truman Years, 1945-1953
    av Mark S. Byrnes

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582329041

    The Truman Years is a concise yet thorough examination of the critical postwar years in the United States. Byrnes argues that the major trends and themes of the American history have their origins during the presidency of Harry S. Truman. He synthes…

  • The Rise of the Labour Party 1880-1945

    The Rise of the Labour Party 1880-1945
    av Paul Adelman

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582292109

    This popular study covers two major topics: the formation of the Labour Party and its emergence as the main rival to the conservatives. This transformation of the British political scene has been accounted for in a variety of ways. Dr Adelman examin…

  • Eastern Question 1774-1923, The

    Eastern Question 1774-1923, The
    av Alexander Lyon Macfie

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582291959

    A clear and concise guide to the Eastern Question - the problem facing the European states of how to react to the decline of the Ottoman Empire. A L MacFie's study shows how the question was a major factor in shaping the policies of all the major po…

  • French Renaissance Monarchy

    French Renaissance Monarchy
    av R. J. Knecht

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582287075

    First published in 1984, Professor Knecht's study quickly established itself as the best short account of the period. The reigns of Francis I and Henry II, spanning the first half of the sixteenth century, are one of the most colourful and formative…

  • Social Change and Continuity

    Social Change and Continuity
    av Barry Coward

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582294424

    Barry Coward has revised his wide-ranging text which outlines the major social changes that occurred in England in the two hundred years after the Reformation. He examines the religious and intellectual changes resulting from revolutionary pressures…

  • India under Colonial Rule: 1700-1885

    India under Colonial Rule: 1700-1885
    av Douglas M. Peers

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582317383

    Between 1700 and 1885 the British became the paramount power on the Indian subcontinent, their authority extending from Sri Lankain the south to the Himalayasin the north. It was a massive empire, inspiring both pride and anxiety amongst the British…

  • The French Wars of Religion 1559-1598

    The French Wars of Religion 1559-1598
    av R. J. Knecht

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408228197

    In the second half of the sixteenth century, France was racked by religious civil wars and peace was only restored when Henry of Navarre finally converted to Catholicism, deciding - in his immortal phrase - that 'Paris is worth a mass'. In this luci…

  • The Khrushchev Era 1953-1964

    The Khrushchev Era 1953-1964
    av Martin McCauley

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582277762

    History and politics students alike will welcome this new Seminar Study which analyses the Khrushchev era -- a critical period of Soviet and world history. It was Khrushchev who, in 1957, finally filled the political vacuum left by the death of Stal…

  • Race and Empire

    Race and Empire
    av Jane Samson

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582418370

    Readers at the beginning of the twenty-first century are probably more racially self-aware than any other generation has been. Like the relationship between gender and history, that between race and history is perceived to be of the utmost importanc…

  • The English Civil War 1640-1649

    The English Civil War 1640-1649
    av Martyn Bennett

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582353923

    The English Civil War (1642-53) is one of the most crucial periods in British history. Martyn Bennett introduces the reader to the main debates surrounding the Civil War which continue to be debated by historians. He considers the repercussions both…