The Routledge Companion to Modern European History since 1763
Routledge – 2004 – 504 pages
Series: Routledge Companions to History
The Routledge Companion to Modern European History since 1763 is a compact and highly accessible work of reference covering the broad sweep of events from the last days of the ancient regime to the ending of the Cold War, and from the reshaping of Eastern Europe to the radical expansion of the European Union in 2004.
Within the broad coverage of this outstanding volume, particular attention is given to subjects such as:
With a fully comprehensive glossary, a biographical section, a thorough bibliography and informative maps, this volume is the indispensable companion for all those who study modern European history.
'A venerable title … most welcome [and] most useful.' – Contemporary Review
'This title would be accessible to both the general and student reader alike…The former would no doubt find this a useful reference if they were studying any aspect of European history since 1763.' – Reference Reviews
Part 1: Principal Rulers and Ministers Part 2: Political Chronologies Part 3: War, Diplomacy and Imperialism Part 4: Social and Economic History Part 5: Biographies Part 6: Glossary of Terms Part 7: Topic Bibliography
John Stevenson is Professor of History at Worcester College, Oxford. He is the editor of English Historical Documents, 1914-1957. Chris Cook is editor of the Pears Cyclopaedia.