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Routledge Companions to History

Series Editor: Dr Chris Cook, John Stevenson

Routledge Companions to History offer perfect reference guides to key historical events and eras, providing everything that the student or general reader needs to know.

These comprehensive guides include essential apparatus for navigating through specific topics in a clear and straightforward manner – including introductory articles, biographies and chronologies – to provide accessible and indispensable surveys crammed with vital information valuable for beginner and expert alike.

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1-10 of 17 results in Routledge Companions to History
  1. The Routledge Companion to the Tudor Age

    By Rosemary O'Day

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    This new Companion is an invaluable guide to one of the most colourful periods in history. Covering everything from the Reformation, controversies over the succession and the prayer book to literature, the family and education, this highly accessible reference tool contains commentary on the key...

    Published May 20th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Companion to Britain in the Twentieth Century

    By Mark Clapson

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century Britain is a jargon-free guide to the social, economic and political history of Britain since 1900. Opening with a general introduction and overview of twentieth century Britain, the book contains a wealth of chronologies, facts and figures,...

    Published June 21st 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to Central and Eastern Europe since 1919

    By Adrian Webb

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    The Routledge Companion to Central and Eastern Europe since 1919 is a compact and comprehensive reference guide to the area, from the Treaty of Versailles to the present day. With particular focus on the early nationalist and subsequent fascist and communist periods, Adrian Webb provides an...

    Published April 9th 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Companion to Nazi Germany

    By Roderick Stackelberg

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    The Routledge Companion to Nazi Germany combines a concise narrative overview with chronological, bibliographical and tabular information to cover all major aspects of Nazi Germany. This user-friendly guide provides a comprehensive survey of key topics such as the origins and consolidation of the...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Companion to Britain in the Eighteenth Century

    By Jeremy Gregory, John Stevenson

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    Enormously rich and wide-ranging, The Routledge Companion to Britain in the Eighteenth Century brings together, in one handy reference, a wide range of essential information on the major aspects of eighteenth century British history. The information included is chronological, statistical, tabular...

    Published May 10th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Companion to Medieval Warfare

    By Jim Bradbury

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    Providing easily accessible factual material, and covering the whole geographical area of medieval Europe, including Eastern Europe, this comprehensive volume is the perfect companion to all aspects of medieval warfare. Setting the Companion in themed, illustrated sections, each preceded by a...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Companion to Early Modern Europe, 1453–1763

    By Chris Cook, Philip Broadhead

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    This compact and highly accessible work of reference covers the broad sweep of events as Europe transformed during the period from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment. This Companion examines the centuries that saw the Reformation and Counter-Reformation, the expansion of Europe and the...

    Published September 18th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Companion to the American Civil War Era

    By Hugh Tulloch

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    Arguably one of the most significant periods in US history, the American Civil War era continues to fascinate. In this essential reference guide to the period, Hugh Tulloch examines the war itself, alongside the political, constitutional, social, economic, literary and religious developments and...

    Published April 10th 2006 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Decolonization

    By Dietmar Rothermund

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    This is an essential companion to the process of decolonization – perhaps one of the most important historical processes of the twentieth century. Examining decolonization in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and the Pacific, the Companion includes: thematic chapters a detailed chronology and...

    Published February 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Companion to the Crusades

    By Peter Lock

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    A compilation of facts, figures, maps, family trees, summaries of the major crusades and their historiography, the Routledge Companion to the Crusades spans a broad chronological range from the eleventh to the eighteenth century, and gives a chronological framework and context for modern...

    Published February 9th 2006 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Companion to the French Revolution in World History
    Edited by Alan Forrest, Matthias Middell
    To Be Published April 30th 2015

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