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  1. Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany

    The 'Fascist' Style of Rule, 2nd Edition

    By Alexander J. De Grand

    Series: Historical Connections

    Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany provides a succinct and provocative introduction to Italian fascism and German nazism. Incorporating recent historical research together with original and challenging arguments, Alexander J. De Grand examines:* the similarities and differences in the early development...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Monarchy, Aristocracy and State in Europe 1300-1800

    By Hillay Zmora

    Series: Historical Connections

    Monarchy, Aristocracy and the State in Europe 1300 - 1800 is an important survey of the relationship between monarchy and state in early modern European history. Spanning five centuries and covering England, France, Spain, Germany and Austria, this book considers the key themes in the formation of...

    Published September 7th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Absolutism in Central Europe

    By Peter Wilson

    Series: Historical Connections

    Absolutism in Central Europe is about the form of European monarchy known as absolutism, how it was defined by contemporaries, how it emerged and developed, and how it has been interpreted by historians, political and social scientists. This book investigates how scholars from a variety of...

    Published June 1st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Impressionists and Politics

    Art and Democracy in the Nineteenth Century

    By Philip Nord

    Series: Historical Connections

    Impressionists and Politics is an accessible introduction to the current debates about Impressionism. Was the artistic movement really radical and innovative? Is the term "Impressionism" itself an adequate characterization of the movement of painters and critics that took the mid-nineteenth century...

    Published March 16th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Urban Politics in Early Modern Europe

    By Christopher R. Friedrichs

    Series: Historical Connections

    Urban Politics in Early Modern Europe is an important survey of the complex relationships between urban politics and regional and national politics in Europe from 1500 to 1789. In an era when the national state was far less developed than today, crucial decisions about economic, religious and...

    Published February 24th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Popular Politics in Nineteenth Century England

    By Rohan McWilliam, Rohan Mcwilliam

    Series: Historical Connections

    Popular Politics in Nineteenth Century England provides an accessible introduction to the culture of English popular politics between 1815 and 1900, the period from Luddism to the New Liberalism. This is an area that has attracted great historical interest and has undergone fundamental revision in...

    Published May 7th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Catholic Politics in Europe, 1918-1945

    By Martin Conway

    Series: Historical Connections

    The history of Catholic political movements has long been a missing dimension of the history of Europe during the twentieth century. Martin Conway explores the fascinating history of Catholic political movements in Europe between 1918 and 1945, demonstrating the crucial role which Catholics played...

    Published May 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  8. Politics and the Rise of the Press

    Britain and France 1620-1800

    By Bob Harris

    Series: Historical Connections

    Politics and the Rise of the Press compares the rise of the newspaper press in Britain and France, and assesses how it influenced political life and political culture. From its social, economic and political sources, to its importance for the middling ranks in eighteenth-century British society,...

    Published September 12th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Population Politics in Twentieth Century Europe

    Fascist Dictatorships and Liberal Democracies

    By Maria-Sophia Quine

    Series: Historical Connections

    Maria Sophia Quine demystifies the population policies of fascist regimes by looking at them in the wider context of how societies in general reacted to the profound economic changes brought by industrialization. Population Politics in Twentieth Century Europe: * provides an original, comparative...

    Published November 2nd 1995 by Routledge

  10. Environment and History

    The taming of nature in the USA and South Africa

    By William Beinart, Peter Coates

    Series: Historical Connections

    The influence of human economies and cultures on ecosystems is particularly striking in the new worlds into which Europeans have expanded over the past five hundred years. Using a comparative and multidisciplinary approach, Beinart and Coates examine this neglected aspect of the history of settler...

    Published July 13th 1995 by Routledge

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