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  1. The Younger Pitt

    By Michael Duffy

    Series: Profiles In Power

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Franco

    2nd Edition

    By Sheelagh M. Ellwood

    Series: Profiles In Power

    An excellent introduction to Franco's rise to power and his four decades as autocratic head of state in Spain....

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Oliver Cromwell

    By Barry Coward

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Oliver Cromwell is one of the most puzzling and controversial figures in English history. In this excellent introduction, Barry Coward uses Cromwell's own words and actions to analyse the life of Oliver Cromwell as a political figure and look at the historical problems associated with his exercise...

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Britain in the Age of the French Revolution

    1785 - 1820

    By Jennifer Mori

    This new survey looks at the impact in Britain of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic aftermath, across all levels of British society. Jennifer Mori provides a clear and accessible guide to the ideas and intellectual debates the revolution stimulated, as well as popular political movements...

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  5. An A-Z of Modern Europe Since 1789

    By Martin Polley

    An A-Z of Modern Europe 1789-1999 is a comprehensive dictionary which defines modern Europe through its important events and people. It includes entries on: * key people from Napoleon Bonaparte to Hitler * key political and military events * influential political, social, cultural and economic...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Robespierre

    By John Hardman

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Robespierre was one of the most powerful and the most feared leaders of the French Revolution. John Hardman describes the career of this ruthless political manipulator, and in the process explores the dynamics of the French revolutionary movement and the ferocious and self-destructive rivalries of...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Kennedy

    By Hugh Brogan

    Series: Profiles In Power

    This invaluable account provides an excellent introduction to the Presidency of John F. Kennedy. To understand Kennedy's aims and achievements in the White House, it looks at Kennedy the man and outlines his background and early career and the influences upon him. Hugh Brogan shows Kennedy as a...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Napoleon

    By Geoffrey Ellis

    Series: Profiles In Power

    This invaluable account provides an excellent introduction to the nature and mechanics of Napoleon's power, and how he used it. It explores Napoleon's rise to fame as a soldier of the French Revolution and his aims and achievements as first consul and emperor during the years 1799-1815. ...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Lenin

    By Beryl Williams

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Drawing on the flood of new material to emerge from Russian and Western sources in recent years, Beryl Williams focuses on Lenin's years in power and provides first-rate introduction to the life, ideology and impact of one of the formative figures of the 20th-century. Within an overall...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Nehru

    By Judith M. Brown

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Judith Brown explores Nehru as a figure of power and provides an assessment of his leadership at the head of a newly independent India with no tradition of democratic politics....

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge